Payroll Administrator

  • Location
    Oakland, California
  • Category
    Payroll / Benefits
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Accounting Principals is working with one of our clients looking to fill a Payroll Administrator job for the corporate office located in Berkeley, CA.  This position is 100 percent in-office! The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years payroll experience, good writing skills, and a keen eye for detail. The role will be responsible for managing the payroll email inbox, maintaining the on-going excel spreadsheet tracking requests and resolutions, run various payroll reports,  handling I-9 forms from completing forms to document review, data entry, filing, and assist on projects as assigned.



- Solid knowledge of payroll rules and regulations

- Comfortable with Microsoft Office (Excel - Intermediate, Word & Outlook)

- Strong writing skills and verbal communications

- Excellent customer service skills

- Solid Data Entry skills (typing & 10-key)  

- Solid knowledge of accounting 

- Team player, able to multi-task, and be self-motivated

- Reliable, confidential, and meets deadlines

- Accurate, analytical, and organized

- Comfortable with Microsoft Office (Excel - Intermediate, Word & Outlook)

- Associates or Bachelors Degree would be a plus


Experience: 2 years of Payroll experience

Compensation: $25.00 – $30.00 DOE

Employment Type: Temporary (6 months)


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