Payroll Specialist

  • Location
    Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Category
    Accounting & Finance
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Payroll Specialist

Accounting Principals is currently seeking a Payroll Specialist with 5+ years of experience for a contract opportunity in Raleigh. This position requires someone with multi-state, large payroll processing experience, and ideally, international payroll experience.

The candidate we are looking for has 3+ years of ADP Workforce Now experience and also needs to be able to wear multiple hats and be a team player.


  • Maintain and document all payroll records
  • Prepare and submit paper payroll checks for employees who do not have direct deposit
  • Process and monitor garnishment orders and other issues that impact payroll specifications
  • Conduct semi-annual audits of all payroll records
  • Reconcile general ledger with regard to payroll transactions
  • Detect and process issues related to uncollected payroll
  • Respond to employee inquiries regarding payroll issues or concern.


  • 5+ years of payroll processing experience
  • Intermediate to Advanced Excel Skills
  • 3+ years of ADP Workforce Now Experience

Employment Type: Contract, 3 months

Compensation: $18-$20, based on experience

Work Hours: Business Hours, M-F

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