Payroll Accountant

  • Location
    Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Category
    Payroll / Benefits
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  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

Accounting Principals has partnered with an IT consulting organization seeking a Payroll Accountant to join their team on the north side of Indianapolis. The Payroll Accountant is responsible for preparation and processing of associates payrolls, payment of payroll taxes/deductions along with additional accounting-based duties. The ideal candidate should have at least 2+ years prior experience with payroll and accounting. Compensation for this position is $60,000.

Job Duties:

  • Process bi-weekly and monthly payroll for associates
  • Oversee the payment of payroll taxes and deductions
  • Preparation of monthly and quarterly reports
  • Prepare journal entries and reconciliations during both month/year-end close
  • Serve as a back-up to the Accountant
  • Process Monthly Bank Reconciliation, review, analyze and reconcile general ledger accounts

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field, required
  • Knowledge of Federal, State and local regulations related to payroll, principles of accounting, basic payroll taxes
  • Experience using a 3rd party payroll vendor
  • 2+ years experience in a similar capacity
  • Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills

If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply for further consideration.


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