Payroll Supervisor

  • Location
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Category
    Accountant - General
  • Job reference:
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

Accounting Principals is working with a top client in search of a Payroll Supervisor to assist the Payroll Manager in all payroll functions and ensure an accurate, timely payroll for all US sites. In addition, our client is looking for someone to provide support and training to all assigned staff, and ensure adherence to company policies and procedures. If you, or someone you know is looking for a Payroll Supervisor role, read on to learn how to apply!

  • Supervise all payroll activities daily and ensure adherence to departmental policies and procedures are being met
  • Oversee the validation of payroll transmission and follow through after payroll to ensure discrepancies are resolved
  • Supervise that checks/pay cards are received, organized for distribution, and secured until payday
  • Review all payroll reports and work with accounting on invoice or payroll discrepancies


  • Associate degree or bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Minimum of two years’ experience in a payroll environment required
  • Minimum of one-year lead or supervisory experience preferred
  • Intermediate knowledge of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint required
  • Intermediate knowledge of payroll databases and systems required

If you are interested in this contract to hire Payroll Supervisor position in Chicago, IL or other accounting opportunities then click “apply” below and apply online at

Please apply with your CV to: Madelaine Steber -312-7827788

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

You apply with us. We partner with you.

  • Resume Help

    We’ll make sure your resume features the skills, keywords and personality it needs to stand out.

  • Interview Prep

    Let us tell you about the company and the hiring manager, and ask you some practice questions.

  • Career coaching

    We’ll help you continually develop your skills and keep your career moving in the right direction.

  • Great benefits

    Health, dental, 401k, work-life balance. You stay focused on your job. We've got you covered.

Not the right job?

We'll help you find a better fit. Send your resume now.