Payroll Clerk

  • Location
    Livermore, California
  • Category
    Payroll / Benefits
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  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

Accounting Principals is working with one of our clients looking to fill a Payroll Clerk job for the corporate office located in Livermore, CA.   This position is 100% in-office! The ideal candidate will have at least 6 months of payroll accounting experience.  You will be responsible for processing a weekly union payroll of 40 employees, administer the monthly union reports, handle the payroll taxes, print checks, assist with new hires, and assist AP and AR as needed.


Qualifications for the job include:

- Associates or Bachelor’s Degree would be preferred

- Union payroll experience preferred  

- Construction industry preferred

- Software experience with an in-house payroll would be ideal

- Solid knowledge federal and state payroll guidelines

- Able to work independently, proactive, and not afraid to ask questions

- Comfortable working in-office

- Reliable, dedicated, and driven to meet deadlines

- Attention to detail, quick to learn, and a problem-solver

- Solid communications (written & verbal)

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


Experience: 6 months of payroll accounting experience (Payroll Clerk, Payroll Administrator, Accounting Assistant/Clerk

Compensation: $20.00 – $24.00

Employment Type: Temp to Hire  (3 months temporary)


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