Payroll Manager

  • Location
    Lawrenceville, New Jersey
  • Category
    Payroll / Benefits
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  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

Temp to Hire Payroll Manager Position


We are looking for a payroll professional with a client of ours in Lawrenceville, NJ on a temp to hire basis.  The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 4 years within payroll, 2 of which in a leadership capacity.  Strong knowledge with ADP Workforce Now is required. 


  • Manage payroll activities including verification of electronic reports, salary deductions (both mandatory and voluntary), W-2 preparation, quarterly and annual federal, state and local tax reports, and other reports and actions affecting payment of personnel and payroll history of employees.  
  • Monitor status of work in progress, review completed work and resolve problem situations.
  • Supervise and provide overall direction and support for team
  • Serve as Payroll lead for special projects, including but not limited to assisting in the development of an integrated Human Resource/Payroll information system 
  • Provide direction to IT on maintenance and enhancements to the Payroll and HR suite of products.
  • Responsible for the development, deployment and maintenance of payroll procedures and processes and for the ongoing review of processes and procedures to simplify, streamline, and improve productivity.
  •  Protect payroll operations by maintaining confidentiality of records.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Business Administration with course study in accounting or a related field required.
  • 4 - 6 years of payroll experience.  Minimum of 2 in a supervisory capacity.
  • Knowledge of payroll, human resources, and accounting operations applications
  • Considerable knowledge of federal, state and local payroll functions and administration, including regulations and their underlying principles
  • Knowledge of ADP Workforce Now a MUST


  • $45 to $50 per hour (depending on experience) 


  • Monday through Friday 8:30am to 5pm


  • Beautiful office in accessible location
  • Strong management team as well as training program
  • Work/Life balance

If you or someone you know would be interested in the Payroll Manager position located in Lawrenceville, NJ please contact us now at (609) 452-7117.  You can also submit your resume to 

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