Robert Half International Payroll Clerk in Issaquah, Washington

A Wealth Management firm based in the heart of Issaquah is looking for a Payroll Clerk to join their Accounting department. This company has a reputation for being a leader in the Financial Services industry and continues to grow at a steady pace year after year. The Payroll Clerk will assist the Accounting department in a variety of duties, including data entry, reconciliation of timecards, paycheck distribution and providing statements to various departments. This role requires strong communication skills as the applicant needs to be skilled in effectively interacting with both the internal team and outside customers. If you enjoy being challenged and are looking to grow your career, this opportunity may be a great fit for you!

Responsibilities: - Distribute and administer reports as instructed - Gather data into spreadsheets and the payroll system - Data entry into spreadsheets and the payroll system - Payroll record maintenance by tracking changes in exemptions, insurance coverage, savings deductions, and job title and department/division transfers - Certify compliance with federal and state regulations and guidelines - Collect, calculate, and enter relevant data to maintain payroll records - Detail all payroll liabilities by establishing employee federal and state income and social security taxes and employer social security, unemployment, and worker compensation payment - Reach out to employees via phone and email to obtain timesheet approvals

If you are interested in being considered for this opportunity please send your resume to This role is exclusive to Accountemps.

  • Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
  • Payroll software experience recommended
  • Microsoft Excel experience
  • Expertise in payroll systems for 100-500 employees
  • Strong familiarity with payroll management
  • Comprehensive knowledge of payroll
  • Foundational knowledge in ADP Windows
  • Strong time management and organizational skills
  • Previous payroll experience
  • Strong communication skills and able to receive criticism well
  • Proven ability to quickly learn new system

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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