Adecco is assisting a local client in recruiting for someone with General Ledger experience in the West Des Moines, IA area. The ideal candidate will have experience with general ledger reconciliations, accounting, payroll, and payroll taxes. The candidate must work well in a team environment and must be able to work well with others in different locations via phone or email. Therefore strong written and verbal communication skills are a must.
•Assists payroll accounting (balancing, reconciliations, ach requests, sign offs, etc.)
•Create journal entries to support Payroll updates
•Assists in assigned year-end activities
•Provide payroll reports, metrics, and assigned management reports
•Adjust wage and tax variances on employee records, when applicable
•Proficiency in Microsoft Excel formulas, such as Pivot Tables and Vlookup
•Experienced in Accounting, including account reconciliations, research, bank accounts and journal entries.
•Understand how to compute wage and overtime payments as prescribed by FLSA. Calculate and record payroll earnings and deductions, process a terminations, and involuntary wage withholdings.
•Uses computer or automated payroll system such as payroll software or payroll service bureaus to process a payroll with 500 or more employees.
•May assist in preparation of reports, tax reconciliation, audits, answer customer inquiries and research questions.
•Ability to generate routine or adjusting journal entries.
Works with Microsoft Excel spreadsheets and has an understanding of Pivot Tables and Vlookup functions.
•Has at least 1 year experience in Accounting. Payroll experience a plus.
Position may handle balancing, auditing, or ensuring the accuracy of semi-monthly payroll for the organization in accordance with federal, state and local laws along with SOX key control compliance.
•Ability to calculate complex transactions and will work under general supervision.
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