Staff Accountant -- Payroll & Compliance in Wake Forest, NC at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/26/2019

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Job Description

Summary: Responsible for payroll compliance, payroll related ledger entries and reconciliations, and payroll back-up; performs SOX and other internal control compliance testing, including the account reconciliation process; supports contract management and state compliance activities.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Payroll processing with multiple company and multi-state
  • knowledge of Paylocity and ADP preferred
  • international payrolls Experience
  • Knowledge of GAAP and Sarbanes Oxley (SOX)
  • Highly proficient in MS Excel
  • ERP and business software experience; knowledge of IFS preferred
  • Prepare ledger journal entries for payroll and other accruals
  • Perform regular SOX testing; provide analysis of results, documentation and best practice process improvement suggestions
  • Reconcile and analyze assigned balance sheet and related expense accounts

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, or Economics from an accredited institution
  • Five years of experience in accounting or finance
  • Two years of payroll experience