Robert Half International Payroll Administrator in Irvine, California
Description Robert Half Finance and Accounting has a client with a Payroll Administrator opening that is looking to staff now. You will contribute to the timely and accurate payroll production for employees as the Payroll Administrator. The ability to communicate effectively is crucial to this role. We are seeking candidates with a demonstrated ability in a deadline-driven environment while delivering strong internal customer service. Are you seeking a challenging Payroll Administrator role? We have an opportunity with an industry leader that you might be interested in. This full-time employment opportunity is based in the Irvine, California area. Submit an application today!
Comply with internal business partners, Information Technology, and Human Resources to ensure security protocols for pay systems
Provide timely processing of payroll in accordance with labor regulations and standard accounting principles
Manage data entered by others in the payroll software to include, but not limited to salary/wage increases, benefit deductions, employee termination dates, and employee leaves of absence under FMLA or other unpaid leave
Accommodate staff with fringe benefits, pay related issues, general questions related to payroll, PTO accruals, and wage deductions
Supervise quarterly and year-end payroll reports
Fulfill current payroll tax requirements and relevant laws associated with the processing of employee wage data, including payroll taxes, employee federal and state income and social security taxes and other required reporting
Manage voluntary deductions, as well as wage garnishments, pay levies, and other involuntary court-ordered payments in a timely manner, including reporting to the necessary authorities
Look into payroll areas, pay practices related to FLSA, and fringe benefit reporting to determine how those practices apply to advise management
Perform regular payroll reporting as required and assist with financial audits related to pay records and associated general ledger
Create systems and protocols to direct the collection, calculation and entering of pay data Requirements - Comprehensive knowledge of benefits administration
General familiarity with Employee Timesheets
Practical knowledge of Attendance System
Demonstrated knowledge of Approved Timesheets
Experience with petty cash
Good understanding of Garnishments
Previous experience working with garnishments payroll
Withholdings experience highly preferred
Expertise in compensation and benefits
Background working with ADP Workforce Now
Adeptness in Approved Timesheets
Earlier work involving Garnishment Calculations
Commissions accounting experience
Deep understanding of benefits payroll
- FPC or CPP required
3+ years of payroll experience
Background in HRIS system and high proficiency with spreadsheets
Prior practice in various withholdings, garnishments, and processing liens
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