Robert Half Payroll Manager in Savannah, Georgia
Description Robert Half is currently working with a client seeking a Payroll Manager. This Payroll Manager will be responsible for work on tax-related tasks, such as W2 forms, preparing reports and updating policies, and will help achieve standards that are necessary for growth within the financial department. If you are a dynamic Payroll Manager with excellent communication, proven leadership, and are deadline driven, this may be the role for you.
Manage payroll tax audits and liaise with auditors
Oversee and train payroll assistants and clerks
Maintain accurate records and prepare reports
Arrange payroll systems and timekeeping
Work with Human Resources (HR) and accounting teams
Regulate system upgrades and the processing of payroll changes (e.g., new hires, terminations, raises)
Settle issues and respond to all questions related to payroll
Help create systems that process payroll account transactions, like salaries, benefits, garnishments, deductions, taxes and third-party payments
Abide by relevant laws and internal policies Requirements - 5+ years of payroll experience
Sound understanding of current payroll procedures and related laws
Skilled in handling confidential business matters and information with discretion
Excellent knowledge in compliance
CPP, CPM, or other related professional certifications is a plus
Superb understanding of multi-location payroll and taxes
Ample knowledge of various payroll applications
Bachelors degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Human Resources or related field
2+ years of proven leadership experience as a payroll manager or similar role
Sound written and verbal communication skills
Excellent leadership and organizational skills
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