Robert Half Accountemps Payroll Clerk in Stockton, California

A well-known company is seeking a Payroll Clerk to fill a challenging position. A innovative company in the Manufacturing industry has partnered with Accountemps to find a Payroll Clerk that is eager to join their team. This position will require a variety of duties such as data entry, reconciliation of timecards, paycheck distribution and providing statements to various departments. To be an effective part of this dynamic, fast-growing team, the ideal candidate will be capable of effectively communicating with both internal team members and outside customers. This Payroll Clerk opportunity is based in the Stockton, California area and is a long term temporary-to-fulltime employment role.

* For immediate consideration please contact Staffing Manager, Brittany Mcgee @ 209.513.9883 AND send resume to *

Your responsibilities

  • Supply the organization with instructions/training regarding the use of payroll-related systems including entry of timesheets, online access of pay statements, etc.

  • Data entry into spreadsheets and the payroll system

  • Enter data into spreadsheets and the payroll system

  • Administer and distribute reports as instructed

  • Conduct clerical duties such as filing, scanning, faxing, photocopying, etc

  • Build and run custom reports

  • Communicate with organization employees via a variety of channels to obtain approvals of timesheets

  • High attention to detail

  • 2+ years of previous payroll experience

  • Highly organized, attentive, has a sense of urgency, flexible and able to deal with frequent interruptions and changing priorities

  • Ability to easily learn new systems

  • Well-founded grasp of account reconciliation

  • Foundational knowledge in numeric data entry

  • Solid understanding of payroll systems for 100-500 employees

  • Proficiency in union payroll

  • Microsoft Excel experience highly desired

  • Proven knowledge of 10 Key Accounting

  • Expertise in garnishments payroll

  • Payroll software experience suggested

  • Ability to communicate verbally and in writing effectively throughout all levels of the company

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 has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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