Robert Half Accountemps Payroll Clerk in PORTLAND, Oregon

The Payroll Clerk opening at Accountemps is an opportunity to join a dynamic, fast-growing team. This job will include supporting the Payroll department in a variety of functions, including data entry, reconciliation of timecards, paycheck distribution and providing statements to various departments. This position would suit an individual with excellent communication skills who will be expected to effectively interact between teams, such as the internal team and outside customers. An influential company is looking for a candidate that enjoys being challenged to join their team as a Payroll Clerk, which offers plenty of career growth opportunity. Based in the Portland, Oregon area, this Payroll Clerk position is ideal for candidates seeking short term temporary employment.

How you will make an impact

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

  • Compiling and organizing into spreadsheets and the payroll system

  • Supporting management with reporting and processing of various payroll cycles

  • Preparing commission reports and tracking of payments

  • Ten key by touch experience

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel and spreadsheets required

  • Skillful in learning new processes and systems

  • Ability to effectively communicate with various individuals within the organization

  • Detailed and have the ability work independently

  • 1+ years of previous payroll experience preferred

  • Possess strong organizational and follow-up skills

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.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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