Payroll Accounting Analyst


Job description

Our client, a major oil and gas company, is looking for a Payroll Accounting Analyst to work on a 12-months contract in San Ramon, Caifornia.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Analyzes and responds to complex inquiries that require comprehensive knowledge of payroll policies.
  • Researches and interprets difficult technical questions from current and prior employees. For example: W-2/W-4 withholding procedure, CA disability benefits, and etc.
  • Provides guidance and explanations on time coding, disability, legal garnishments, final pay calculations, etc.
  • Proficient in federal / state disability laws to calculate and determine proper disability adjustments to employees.
  • Uses independent judgment to research and respond to inquiries received from current and former employees.
  • Perform other Payroll functions as required
  • Education:
  • Experience using Microsoft Suite is required, but top candidates will have

Main requirements:

  • 5-10 years of payroll experience/background required
  • Bachelor’s degree in either Finance, Accounting, or related discipline
  • Must have demonstrated experience in Microsoft Suite (Excel, Word, etc.)
  • Experience with SAP and/or Adobe Acrobat, is preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Experience with Workday
  • Canada payroll requirements and policies

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