Payroll Specialist

  • Location
    Tempe, Arizona
  • Salary
    $ 19 - $ 24
  • Category
    Payroll / Benefits
  • Job reference:
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

Payroll Specialist

Accounting Principals is looking for a Payroll Specialist with two or more years of experience to work full time with an industrial firm in Tempe, AZ. This is a good contract-to-hire opportunity for someone with some experience in payroll to get into an established and growing business with room for growth and opportunities for career advancement.

This role entails the processing of payroll information into Workday, handling payroll garnishments, and dealing with payroll taxes. This position will also require some light analysis and report writing for the Payroll Manager and Controller. An effective communicator in this role is essential as they will be fielding questions from employees about payroll status. If this sounds like the position for you don’t hesitate – apply now!


  • Process Payroll information using Workday payroll suite
  • Research and apply garnishments and payroll taxes to employee payroll
  • Maintain employee information in the system
  • Answer payroll-related questions from employees
  • Write reports on payroll information for senior management
  • Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in Workday, ADP, or Peoplesoft preferred
  • Familiar with Arizona’s legal and bureaucratic requirements for payroll
  • Speed and accuracy in meeting deadlines
  • Skills:

  • Strong attention to detail
  • Clear and calm verbal and written communicator
  • Strong desire to expand knowledge in field
  • Experience:

  • Minimum 2 years of related experience
  • Employment Type: Full-time, Contract to Hire

    Work Hours: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM, 40 hours per week

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