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Payroll/Benefits Specialist in Columbia, TN at Vaco

Date Posted: 4/13/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Columbia, TN
  • Job Type:
    Accounting
  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    4/13/2018
  • Job ID:
    139417

Job Description

Accounting Professionals-put your skills to work with us and experience the Vaco Advantage!

Our clients have immediate opportunities in accounting / finance for Payroll Accountants; don't let your resume get lost in the shuffle - let us work for you! At Vaco, we give you an advantage over your competition! Our recruiters have direct relationships with hiring managers, so they can connect your work experience to the open job-promoting your strengths while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our recruiters will provide you with great insight about trends in the finance / accounting industry - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture, and growth opportunities. If your background is in accounting / finance as a Payroll Accountant, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

As a Payroll Specialist, you will work under the direction of the Lead Payroll Specialist to assist with the preparation and processing or regular and special payrolls. You will also serve as back up and support to the Benefits Specialist in the reconciliation of benefits.

Additional responsibilities of the role include:

  • Input timesheets, employee and other payroll information in payroll system. Ensure accuracy and completeness of data within the system.
  • Calculate, review, verify, and audit payroll data such as hours, tax information, and days worked.
  • Reconcile and submit payroll for processing. Identify and resolve payroll issues and discrepancies.
  • Process special payroll transactions such as retroactive pay, garnishments, etc.
  • Support Benefits Specialist in reconciling all employee benefits.