Our client is looking for a Payroll Administrator to join their Portland team. This company started in the Pacific Northwest growing to international operations. A key part of the organization's culture revolves around their employees and supporting each other.
Payroll Administrator Responsibilities
Ensure payroll transactions are accurate and processed timely.
Verify payroll, compensation, and benefit calculations.
Correspond with third-party vendors and tax contacts.
Ensure compliance with payroll and wage laws.
Prepare payroll reports.
Balance payroll accounts and solves payroll discrepancies.
Assist with audit requests and provide requested documentation.
Implement and maintain payroll processing systems.
Payroll Administrator Qualifications
Associates degree; CPP certification a plus.
5 years of union and non-union payroll experience; experience with multi-state or international a plus.
Knowledge of federal, state, and local payroll regulations and payroll taxation.
Familiar with using payroll software; JD Edwards a plus.
Proficient in using MS Office Suite.
Excellent attention to detail and organization.
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide. Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.
VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.