Payroll Accountant

Robert Half Accountemps
Hanover, MD
May 12, 2022
May 15, 2022
Full Time
Description Robert Half is looking to hire a Payroll Specialist. To be a good fit for this Payroll Specialist role you should have experience with ADP, Microsoft Office applications, and automated payroll processing services. Payroll Specialists usually need at least two years of payroll experience. Payroll Specialists also should possess excellent communication and problem-solving abilities. Based in Hanover, Maryland, this Payroll Specialist position is a long-term contract / temporary to hire opportunity.Daily tasks include:- Processing payroll - Reconciling payroll sub-ledger to the general ledger - Remitting payroll taxes and government reporting - Preparing monthly, quarterly and year-end payroll statements- Offer proper review and verification of source documents- Follow established policies and procedures to maintain payroll operations and report changes as necessary- Enter changes in exemptions, insurance coverage, savings deductions, and job title and department/division transfers as part of managing payroll record- Provide assistance as necessary for all internal and external audits related to payroll- Manage payroll information requests and questions- Managing payroll information by keeping proper records for collecting, calculating, and entering data- Establish payroll liabilities after calculating all employee federal and state income and social security taxes and employer social security, unemployment, and worker compensation payments- Compile summaries of earnings, taxes, deductions, leave, disability, and nontaxable wages as part of report preparation- Facilitate company compliance according to federal and state regulations and guidelines- Manage employee deductions and other liabilities- Collect and analyze information including resolving payroll discrepanciesIf interested in this Payroll Specialist position, apply online or call Robert Half at 410-423-9454. Requirements Full Cycle Payroll, Local Payroll Tax, Payroll Tax, Local Payroll Tax, ADP Workforce Now, Password Changes, Password Reset, Password Changes, Accounts Payable (AP), Basic Bookkeeping Robert Half is the world's first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity - even on the go. Download the Robert Half app ( and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for US job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information. (C) 2022 Robert Half. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking "Apply Now," you're agreeing to Robert Half's Terms of Use ( .