This position will review and confirm accuracy of payroll-related general ledger accounts, calculate and verify terminated employee payouts, and validate all active and terminated employee overpayment amounts. Researches and advises payroll staff concerning the accounting treatment of complex transactions. May perform periodic internal audits of various payroll areas and prepare materials for external or internal auditors if requested. This position will review and evaluate internal payroll processing reports and utilize the information to complete audit of payroll in-progress. The position will verify accuracy of all manual payments and complete reconciliation of year-to-date tax withholdings after each semi-monthly payroll processing. This position will research employee overpayments and prepare overpayment calculation worksheets. Monitor overpayment trends to prevent and reduce total number of overpayments. This position will act as backup for the International Tax Specialist, assessing and applying special tax withholding requirements for international faculty, staff and students. This position will also manage the longevity payment process to ensure accurate payments to employees in compliance with state policy. This position may perform various ad hoc analysis and other duties as assigned by the Payroll Director or Assistant Payroll Director.
Posting closes 2/14/20.
Bachelor’s degree; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education:
Prefer two years of payroll experience in addition to experience in any or all of the following fields: tax, analytical, research, and presentations.
Ability to communicate orally and in written format to organizations and individuals effectively.
Internal Number: 002365
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