Payroll Specialist

  • Location
    Kent, Washington
  • Category
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  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

Payroll Clerk

Accounting Principals is hiring a Payroll professional for a local company in the Kent, WA area. Duties consist of employee timekeeping, processing bi-weekly payroll and related H.R. duties as needed. Whether you are looking to grow your career within Payroll or find a job closer to home, we can’t wait to receive your resume and application!


Job Responsibilities

  • Process Payroll for approximately 200+ employees.
  • Compile Payroll reports and submit them to upper management.
  • Answer questions surrounding pay stubs, vacation, sick time, 401k, etc.
  • Perform select H.R. duties and assist with onboarding, I9 verifications, etc.
  • Additional duties as the department may require.
  • Desired Qualifications

  • Accounting degree, relevant Payroll experience, or a combination of the two.
  • High level of accuracy, confidentiality, and attention to detail.
  • Ability to multitask and handle changing duties and priorities.
  • High level of organization and excellent written and verbal communication.
  • Familiarity with multiple Payroll processing systems is a huge plus!

    Do you or someone you qualify for this opportunity? Please apply now with the most recent copy of your resume. If this isn’t quite the position you’re searching for, please browse the Accounting Principals website for more open jobs!


    Employment Type

  • Full Time, contract to hire.
  • Pay

  • $23.50 - $26.25 per hour DOE.
  • Hours

  • Flexible start time from 6:30am to 8:00am, 40 hours per week.

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