Accountant III, Payroll
Summary PenFed is hiring an Accountant III, Payroll in our Alexandria, Virginia location. The primary purpose of this job is to participate in the payroll administration for the organization, in accordance with the federally regulated procedures and guidelines. Assist managers in the Payroll department with development of new procedures, to create an efficient process compliant with all related regulations, policies and procedures. Essential Functions Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of job duties and the position will perform other duties as assigned.
Participate in all facets of the daily operations of the Payroll department, ensuring the accurate completion of all section duties within established time parameters and in accordance with all related regulations; policies and procedures; and state and federal laws.
Assist in the development, implementation, and administration of department records systems and procedures; oversees, monitors, and quality controls the data entry of all payroll records.
Contribute to the development, adjustment, and/or enhance payroll systems and procedures, maintain knowledge of changes in tax laws, regulations, and institutional pay policies/compensation initiatives.
Plan, coordinate, and oversee the production and distribution of all employee tax statements and notifications as required by law.
Assist NCUA Examiners, external and internal Auditors during periodic examinations and audits.
*This role is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of job duties.* Education and Experience Equivalent combination of education and experience is considered.
Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance, Accounting or a related filed is required.
Three (3) or more years’ experience in payroll administration
PeopleSoft experience preferred.
This position will mentor employees
Fundamental Payroll Certification preferred, not required.