Payroll Specialist - Alden IA $30/hr.



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Up to USD30.00 per hour

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Branch Information

Ames, IA - (USA) 1103 Buckeye Avenue Suite 101 IA Ames , IA 50010



Job Description

Are you an experienced Accounting professional with 2+ years of Payroll experience? Are you knowledgeable in payroll processing systems and general payroll functions? If so, a Manpower client in Alden has an immediate need for a Payroll Specialist.

What's in it for you?

* Temp-to-hire opportunity

* Day-to-day variety

* Work/life balance

* Weekly pay check

What is the job?

* Oversee payroll functions of the organization, ensuring pay is processed on time, accurately and in compliance with government regulations.

* Implement, maintain and review payroll processing and accounting systems to ensure timely and accurate processing of payroll transactions including salaries, benefits, garnishments, taxes, and other deductions.

* Ensure accurate and timely processing of payroll updates including new hires, terminations, and changes to pay rates.

* Prepare and maintain accurate records and reports of payroll transactions.

* Ensure compliance with federal, state, and local payroll, wage, and hour laws and best practices.

* Facilitate audits by providing records and documentation to auditors.

* Identify and recommend updates to payroll accounting software, systems, and procedures.

* Perform other duties as assigned.

* Answer employee questions concerning payroll and/or direct deposit accounts.

* Prepare and timely deliver ¾ Time Statements to H2A Visa Workers.

What should you bring to the job?

* 2+ years of related experience required.

* Associates degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Human Resources or related field preferred.

* Bilingual in Spanish & English preferred but not required.

* Extensive knowledge of payroll functions including preparation, balancing, internal control, and payroll taxes.

* Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.

* Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

* Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software.

* Proficient with Quickbooks Payroll.

Why should you choose Manpower?

* Free training to upgrade your skills, including a free college tuition program

* Medical, dental, vision, 401k

* Weekly pay with direct deposit

* 24/7 Manpower customer care support

* Dedicated Career Partner to help you achieve your career goals

* Voted #1 best places to work by Glassdoor 2021

Are you Interested?

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