Payroll Clerk


USD17.10 - 19.80 / Hourly



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April 26, 2019

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Accountemps is looking for an experienced candidate capable of supporting the Payroll department at a growing company in the Manufacturing industry as a Payroll Clerk. The role will be based in the Schoolcraft, Michigan region. This advanced position is best suited for a self-starter looking to further their career and work with an industry leader. The position's responsibilities include being able to effectively communicate with the internal team and outside customers. The Payroll Clerk position requires the candidate to perform data entry, reconciliation of timecards, paycheck distribution and provide statements to various departments. This Payroll Clerk opportunity is a long-term temporary employment role.

Your responsibilities

- Run and build custom reports

- Administer and distribute reports as instructed

- Data entry into spreadsheets and the payroll system

- Manage communications with employees on timesheet approvals

- File, scan, fax, and perform other clerical duties as required

- Deliver instruction/training to employees regarding the use of payroll-related systems including entry of timesheets, online access of pay statements, etc.

- Organize data into spreadsheets and the payroll system
- Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

- Proven ability to quickly learn new systems

- Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills

- Highly organized, attentive, has a sense of urgency, flexible and able to deal with frequent interruptions and changing priorities

- Payroll experience desired

- Ability to enter data into various electronic systems while maintaining the integrity and accuracy of the data

- 2+ years of previous payroll experience

- Efficient in Payroll software

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.490.3195 or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

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