Lead Payroll Specialist (Temp to Hire) in Duluth, GA at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/10/2019

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Updated 10-10-19

Due to an internal promotion, a large Sandy Springs based client of ours is seeking a lead / senior payroll specialist. The ideal candidate has exposure to Ultimate Software (Ultipro) and multi-state payroll and a passion to grow their expertise working with a great Payroll team. Salary of $47-$50K and role is targeted to perm.

This position will be responsible for:

  • Asisting with processing the company's multi-state payroll on a weekly basis
  • Prepares payroll tax
  • Entering changes, additions, terminations etc on Company's payroll system
  • Review accuracy of payrolls.
  • Responsible for assisting in updating employee records
  • Maintaining of other pay-related files and other payroll related duties

Qualified candidates need to have:

  • Payroll Experience required processing multi-state payroll
  • 3 years experience in a payroll / accounting support role a plus
  • Processing payrolls using Ultipro / Ultimate Software a big plus. Other large payroll systems (e.g., Lawson, ADP, Workday, Ceridian) are acceptable
  • Excellent understanding of accounting
  • Knowledge of current IRS regulations and state regulations
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills
  • Ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality
  • Computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and banking systems