Robert Half Accountemps Payroll Clerk in DES MOINES, Iowa

Accountemps is seeking a part time Payroll Clerk to join a fast-growing team. This job consists of supporting the accounting department in a variety of duties, including data entry and reconciliation of timecards, handling payroll taxes, and enter benefit enrollment and termination data. The ideal candidate must be able to effectively correspond with both the internal team and outside customers. This Payroll Clerk position may be for you! A Part Time Payroll Clerk is wanted in the Des Moines, Iowa area. This employment opportunity will be on a long term temporary-to-fulltime basis.

What you get to do every single day

  • File, scan, fax, and perform other clerical duties as required

  • Configure custom reports

  • Build a system of administering and distributing reports

  • Data entry into spreadsheets and the payroll system

  • Compile data into spreadsheets and the payroll system

  • Manage communications with employees on timesheet approvals

  • Ability to enter data into various electronic systems while maintaining the integrity and accuracy of the data

  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)

  • Great attention to detail

  • Enthusiasm when it comes to learning new systems and ideas

  • Expertise in garnishments payroll

  • Proficiency in payroll taxes

  • Comprehensive knowledge of payroll

  • 401k - RRSP Administration experience

  • QuickBooks experience highly desired

  • Strong time management and organizational skills

  • Previous payroll experience

  • Payroll software experience recommended

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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