Robert Half Corporation Jobs

Job Information

Robert Half Payroll Supervisor/Manager/Director in Lakeland, Florida


Robert Half is currently working with a client seeking a Payroll Manager. The Payroll Manager will help meet standards for the financial department necessary for growth and will work on tax-related tasks, such as W2 forms, preparing reports and updating policies. If you are a dynamic Payroll Manager with excellent communication, proven leadership, and are deadline driven, this may be the role for you.

Your responsibilities in this role

  • Respond to all questions related to payroll and resolve issues

  • Manage and train payroll clerks and assistants

  • Help create systems that process payroll account transactions, like salaries, benefits, garnishments, deductions, taxes and third-party payments

  • Liaise with auditors and manage payroll tax audits

  • Create reports and ensure accuracy of records

  • Supervise system upgrades and the processing of payroll changes (e.g., new hires, terminations, raises)

  • Abide by relevant laws and internal policies

  • Collaborate with Human Resources (HR) and accounting teams

  • Organize payroll systems and timekeeping

This position is requiring a candidate that also has some experience with accounting when it comes to the month end financial reporting.

This is a permanent position that will pay up to $100,000 depending upon experience. Please apply to Jane Gearhart if interested!

Requirements - Knowledge in compliance

  • 5+ years of payroll experience

  • CPP, CPM, or other related professional certifications is a plus

  • Leadership and organizational skills

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

  • Superb understanding of multi-location payroll and taxes

  • Current knowledge of payroll procedures and related laws

  • Bachelors degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Human Resources or related field

  • Proficiency in a range of payroll applications

  • Background in handling confidential business matters and information with discretion

  • 2+ years of proven leadership experience as a payroll manager or similar role

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. Download the Robert Half app ( and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information.

© 2022 Robert Half. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking “Apply Now,” you’re agreeing to Robert Half’s Terms of Use ( .