Robert Half Accountemps Payroll Accountant in Burlington, Massachusetts

Accountemps SPS is looking for a Payroll Accountant to join their team. This position will require someone who has processed corporate payroll and also has General Ledger experience. The Payroll Accountant will have to be able to adjust to different accounting environments, learn processes quickly, and work efficiently with accuracy. The Payroll Accountant will be able to work in a capacity beyond payroll processing and assist in ad hoc reporting and projects. Daily responsibilities: Process multistate payroll for 500+ employees using ADP Enter data in an accurate manner Review employee timesheets and manage timecard process Ensure accuracy in timesheet reporting Manage employee expense report process and collaborate with accounts payable Adhere to company polices for payroll procedures Provide benefit information to employees Assist with commission analysis and ensure correct payment Communicate with finance, human resources, IT, and other departments as needed Provide journal entries for payroll Participate in month-end close process Support finance and provide ad hoc reporting Complete ad hoc projects as needed

Bachelors' Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field 5+ years of corporate payroll processing 2+ years in General Ledger Accounting Knowledge of US GAAP and SEC Regulations Advanced Excel - ability to work with large formulas, spreadsheets, VLOOKUPs and Pivot Tables Experience processing payroll with ADP Excellent verbal and written communication skills Outstanding attention to detail and eye for accuracy Ability to work independently, self directed Collaborate with employees

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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