Senior Payroll Coordinator Job in Carlsbad, CA

  • Location
    San Diego, California
  • Category
    Payroll / Benefits
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  • Job type
    Direct Hire

Accounting Principals is looking to fill a Direct Hire Senior Payroll Coordinator position as soon as possible! This role is within an organization that functions in multiple states across the US, while their office is based out of Carlsbad, CA.  Qualified candidates will have minimum of 4 years of experience in Payroll.  In addition, qualified candidates will understand the manual aspects of payroll, and related month-end payroll journal entries. This is a great paying job - up to $75,000 annually for the right fit!


  • Process payroll for 500+ employees – weekly, biweekly and semi-monthly
  • Familiar with state and multistate laws and taxes, including all CA aspects.
  • Post month-end payroll entries and adjustments as needed.
  • Assist with equity review and payouts.
  • Assist with software implementations and documenting SOPs.

  • MUST have four years minimum of Payroll experience.
  • Experience with ADP is preferred (or similar payroll platforms).
  • Ability to collaborate with HR Manager and CFO.
  • Organized, energetic, accurate and detail oriented!
  • If you think you have what it takes for this Payroll position in Carlsbad, CA, please email your resume ASAP! If you know someone who is interested, please reach out as well! To view our other Accounting opportunities in the Greater San Diego area, please visit our website at

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