Robert Half Accountemps Payroll Specialist in Portland, Oregon

A busy company in the Portland area is seeking a Payroll Specialist to join their team. This Payroll Specialist will be responsible for processing semi-monthly payroll for both union and non-union employees, supporting HR/Payroll team, managing union fringe benefit reporting, verifying tax filings, and more. This Payroll Specialist MUST have union payroll experience as well as ADP systems experience. If interested, please submit your resume to Portland@accountemps.com for consideration.

Responsibilities: •Maintains payroll information by collecting, calculating, and entering data. •Updates payroll records by entering changes in exemptions, insurance coverage, savings deductions, and job title and department/division transfers. •Prepares reports by compiling summaries of earnings, taxes, deductions, leave, disability, and nontaxable wages. •Determines payroll liabilities by calculating employee federal and state income and social security taxes and employer's social security, unemployment, and workers compensation payments. •Resolves payroll discrepancies by collecting and analyzing information. •Provides payroll information by answering questions and requests. •Maintains payroll operations by following policies and procedures; reporting needed changes. •Maintains employee confidence and protects payroll operations by keeping information confidential.

3+ Years of Payroll relevant experience Heavy Union Payroll is a MUST Construction or Real Estate experience a plus Strong Organization Excellent Communication

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.

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