Payroll Accountant Job - Finance - San Francisco, CA

  • Location
    San Francisco, California
  • Salary
    $ 80000 - $ 90000
  • Category
    Accountant - General
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  • Job type
    Direct Hire

Payroll Accountant Job - Finance - San Francisco, CA
Are you interested in working at a wealth management firm that represents a prominent family in the San Francisco Bay Area? Would you appreciate a beautiful office space with inspiring art and city views? Our San Francisco client is looking for a Payroll Accountant to join their team. This permanent Payroll Accountant position is perfect for someone who values a supportive and family-like team environment and strong leadership. It offers competitive compensation and benefits (including a bonus), a dedicated management team that sees limited turnover, and convenient access to public transit. As a Payroll Accountant, you will spend your days processing full-cycle payroll and supporting financial operations in the HR department. Our ideal candidate would be a motivated self-starter who enjoys a fast-paced, dynamic work environment. If that sounds familiar, apply for this exciting opportunity!
As a Payroll Accountant, you will:
- Process weekly/semi-monthly/off-cycle payroll (6 multi-state entities)
- Maintain employee data, payroll files, and general ledger
- Review all non-exempt employee timecards
- Reconcile related bank accounts, expenses to GL, and benefit/flex spending accounts
- Process payroll changes and payment for benefit invoices
- Prepare/record payroll and HR related journal entries
- Assist with payroll and tax filings and returns
- Answer payroll and related questions
Our ideal Payroll Accountant candidate would have:
- BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, or related field strongly preferred
- Minimum of 3 years of payroll processing experience
- Solid understanding of general accounting principles
- Proficiency in MS Excel
- Excellent communication and organizational skills
- Ability to take initiative and work independently
If you feel that this Payroll Accountant position is a match for you, please submit us your resume today for immediate consideration. For more exciting opportunities in accounting and finance, visit the Accounting Principals website at Thank you for taking the time to explore this opportunity!
**Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.**

Please apply with your CV to: Danielle Granados -415-3922227

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