Payroll Processor

  • Location
    Knoxville, Tennessee
  • Salary
  • Category
    Payroll / Benefits
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  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

Payroll Processor

Accounting Principals is currently recruiting for a Payroll Processor with one of our largest Knoxville healthcare clients. If you have experience generating and processing payroll with a friendly, outgoing attitude then this career opportunity could be yours! Our client is looking for a career-focused and experienced person who works well in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment. This is a temp-to-hire opportunity paying up to $20/hour depending on qualifications.

  Your responsibilities will include:

  • Processing of payroll for multiple locations within the company
  • Auditing time records, ensuring compliance with payroll laws
  • Processing paperwork for new employees and entering employee information into the payroll system
  • Recording employee information, such as exemptions, transfers and resignations, to maintain and update records
  • Providing exemplary customer service to employees regarding payroll issues  
  • Responsible for entering all employee deductions and garnishments      
  • Coordinating pay rate changes
  • Assisting with preparation and generation of W-2’s on all employees at year end
  • Keeping track of leave time, such as vacation, personal and sick leave for employees
  • Preparing journal entries & miscellaneous payroll reports as requested
  • Participating as an active team member by assisting other payroll processors with issues

     You should have the following qualifications:

  • Must have at least 2 years of payroll experience
  • Lawson software experience is preferred
  • Intermediate to advanced Excel skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure and with deadlines
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented environment

    To learn more about the Payroll Processor Job in Knoxville, TN please apply directly to this position with your resume in MS WORD format. Other great opportunities are available as well, please log into to learn more!

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