Payroll Accountant

  • Location
    King Of Prussia, Pennsylvania
  • Salary
    $ 30 - $ 45
  • Category
    Payroll / Benefits
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  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

Payroll Accountant

Our ideal Payroll accountant has an upbeat personality, Degreed with 2-3 years of experience. Must have used ADP Work Force Now and is able to start ASAP.

Your primary responsibility will be to issue employee payments, considering deductions and withholdings. You’ll prepare payroll schedules and records and you’ll contribute to various accounting tasks, such as updating payroll files. 

If you meet these criteria and you have a degree in Finance or similar field, we’d like to hear from you.


  • Full cycle Payroll
  • Calculating net salaries, deductions, and withholdings
  • Updating payroll files and general ledger
  • Ensure payroll and tax documents are accurate
  • Resolving payroll issues (i.e., overlooked bank holidays, late payments)
  • Oversee employee paychecks
  • Prepare accounting files, records, and schedules
  • Monitor paid and unpaid leaves
  • Process overtime earnings or holiday deductions
  • Answer employee questions concerning payroll
  • Participate in payroll audits
  • Ensure compliance with governmental laws on payroll accounting and taxes


  • Previous experience as a payroll accountant or in a similar role
  • ADP Work Force preferred
  • Good working knowledge of Excel
  • Understanding local and governmental rules about payroll
  • Highly self-motivated, and dependable
  • Problem solver
  • Quick learner and self-starter
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills; must be detail oriented
  • Someone who can come in and get straight to work with little supervision
  • For immediate consideration please email your resume to or apply directly to this page.

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