Payroll Associate

  • Location
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Category
    Accounting & Finance
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Accounting Principals is currently searching for a Payroll Associate to join the accounting team with one of our prestigious professional services firms located in Chicago, IL. This is an open-ended contract opportunity to assist our client as they go through as excess in their workload. With a start date onsite pending the COVID pandemic, this position can start remotely ASAP if possible. To qualify you must have at least 2 years of payroll experience, and high level organizational skills!


Payroll Associate Responsibilities

  • Performing data entry and reconciling time cards
  • Distributing paychecks and statements to department managers
  • Monitor Payroll Inquiries email box
  • Answer any questions from employees and vendors in timely manor
  • Assist with backing up accounts payable associates
  • Assist with month-end close procedures

  • Qualifications

  • At least 2+ years of payroll experience
  • High-School diploma and/or general education degree (GED)
  • Ability to self-motivate and manage and prioritize workload
  • Experience in using Microsoft Office (Excel, Word) required
  • If you're qualified and interested in this opportunity, please apply! We look forward to meeting you! 

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