Robert Half Payroll Administrator in Los Angeles, California
Description Candidates who have experience with Microsoft Office and are ready for a challenge should apply to this Payroll Administrator position. If you want to work with a company in the Real Estate Property/Facilities Mgt industry, Robert Half is looking for a Payroll Administrator with dynamic communication and problem-solving skills who can process payroll effectively and efficiently. You could advance your career at this smart team in a fast-paced environment. Contact us today if you're interested. The Payroll Administrator position is a long-term contract / temporary to hire opportunity based out of Los Angeles, California.
Answer questions and requests related to payroll information
Manage employee deductions and other liabilities
Maintain all updates of payroll records by tracking changes in exemptions, insurance coverage, savings deductions, and job title and department/division transfers
Report changes where necessary after maintaining payroll operations via company policies and procedures
Manage other tasks as assigned
Offer assistance with internal and external audits related to payroll
Draft relevant year-end reports, as well as weekly, monthly, and quarterly ones, for department heads
Review source documents with necessary verification
Using federal and state regulations and guidelines, ensure company compliance
Proper payroll information maintenance by collecting, calculating, and entering data
Promote employee confidence by protecting payroll operations and keeping information confidential
Calculate employer social security, unemployment, and worker compensation payments and employee federal and state income and social security taxes to determine payroll liabilities
Organize and compile summaries of earnings, taxes, deductions, leave, disability, and nontaxable wages in order to draft relevant reports
Manage payroll discrepancies by collecting and analyzing information Requirements - Understanding of federal and state payroll regulations and requirements
Experience with high volume multi-state payroll, billing, licensing, AP, etc.
Foundational knowledge in multi-state payroll
Experience with payroll systems for 100-500 employees
Well-founded grasp of Process Payroll
Proven knowledge of garnishments payroll
General familiarity with Reconcile Payroll
Knowledge of bi-Monthly Payroll
Benefits payroll experience
ADP Workforce Now experience desired
Proficiency in Microsoft Office with strong Excel skills
Previous experience using accounting software
Relevant experience should include 2+ years in payroll
Strong analytical capabilities and discernment
Knowledgeable of basic accounting principles and solid financial acumen
Outstanding data entry skills
Certified Payroll Professional will be given preference
Mastery of internal controls
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