Payroll Specialist

  • Location
    Portland, Oregon
  • Category
    Payroll / Benefits
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_5_849159_2870513
  • Job type
    Contract/Temporary

Accounting Principals is on the look out for a payroll specialist in Portland Oregon. This position will be in charge of payroll for union and non-union employees and will be handling high amounts of volume in this location. If selected, you will be joining a team of veterans that will be willing to assist and help grow someone that has the desire to stay and learn more about payroll! See down below duties and requirements!

In this position you will:

  • Compile and enter time card entries and consolidate the payroll to ensure weekly delivery of paychecks.
  • Process new hires, terminations and various benefit changes as needed.
  • Process quarterly tax, workers compensation, and union benefits reports.
  • Compile and enter timesheets into company software on weekly basis.
  • Update employee records for any transfers, rate changes, 401k withholdings, benefit changes, and tax with holdings.
  • Prepare 1-2 reports annually.
  • Special duties as assigned by supervisor.
  • To be successful in this position you will need:

  • A minimum associates degree in accounting or 3-5 years of related experience/ training or an equivalent combination of education and experience in payroll.
  • Proficient experience in Microsoft office.
  • Keen attention to detail.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • This position will be onsite with the potential to be hybrid in the near future. If you are interested in this role, please click “Apply” below, or send your resume to Brandon.Nguyen@accountingprincipals.com for additional details, or learn about other opportunities! 



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