Robert Half International Payroll Administrator in Smithfield, Rhode Island
Partnering with one of their clients, Robert Half Finance and Accounting is reviewing candidates for a Payroll Administrator position. The Payroll Administrator will be fluent in both English and Spanish and is responsible for the accurate and timely production of payroll for employees. Communication-oriented professionals who are able of working in a deadline-driven environment while exceeding internal customer service expectations, may be a great fit for this role. We have a challenging role available with an industry leader for qualified Payroll Administrators who are seeking a career growth opportunity. This full-time employment opportunity is based in the Smithfield, Rhode Island area. Don't wait - submit an application today!
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Be able to co-function with internal business partners, Information Technology, and Human Resources to ensure security protocols for pay systems
Inquire fringe benefit reporting, pay practices related to FLSA, and other payroll areas to determine how those practices apply to advise management
Originate systems and protocols to direct the collection, calculation and entering of pay data
Process 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
Assure timely processing of payroll in accordance with labor regulations and standard accounting principles
Help staff with PTO accruals, wage deductions, fringe benefits, general questions related to payroll, and other pay related issues
Operate regular payroll reporting as required and assist with financial audits related to pay records and associated general ledger
Direct quarterly and year-end payroll reports
Go over 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
Adhere to 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
Requirements - 3+ years of payroll experience
Imperative to have skills in an HRIS system and high proficiency with spreadsheets
CPP or FPC prescribed
Background in garnishments, various withholdings, and processing liens
Strong familiarity with Microsoft Excel
Spanish Language experience
Payroll systems for 100-500 employees experience preferred
ADP Workforce Now experience required
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