Robert Half Finance & Accounting Senior Payroll Analyst at successful start-up in San Francisco, California

A successful start-up is looking for a Senior Payroll Analyst who will be responsible for owning the bi-weekly Payroll process. This is a great opportunity for someone with Payroll experience to join a growing, mission driven company. This role is autonomous yet partners really closely with other internal teams. We're looking for someone with strong customer service skills and the aptitude to dive into the numbers. The ideal candidate strives to perform with a high level of accuracy and integrity and really wants to help our Team and business.

  • Process multi-state bi-weekly payroll

  • Partner with HR to manage all employee changes in Namely Payroll including salary increases, tax changes, banking details, benefits deductions, and other items

  • Support employees by answering payroll inquiries

  • Manage time sheet submissions and approvals, as well as maintaining employee and manager set-up of Timesheets tool

  • Partner with HR and Accounting to resolve discrepancies between payroll deductions and benefit information to reconcile payroll general ledger accounts.

  • Maintain and organize payroll files for historical reference and audits

  • Assist with 401(k) and financial audits as necessary

  • Review quarterly payroll tax reporting and ensuring filings are handled by Namely

  • Manage the process of creating W2s All emails and contact will be kept confidential. ***For immediate consideration please email resume in Word Doc Format to****** .

Robert Half Finance & Accounting is the world's leader in specialized financial staffing. We provide exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in more than 340 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities.

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Req ID: 00410-9500277679

Functional Role: Account Executive/Staffing Manager

Country: USA

State: CA

City: San Francisco

Postal Code: 94111

Compensation: DOE


  • 3+ years of experience with multi-state payroll processing required

  • Flexible, focused, and extremely detail oriented

  • Affinity for problem solving and tying numbers out; accounting experience a plus

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Customer service focused

  • Tools and systems driven

  • Namely Payroll experience a plus All emails and contact will be kept confidential. ***For immediate consideration please email resume in Word Doc Format to******