Our client is on the hunt for a Senior Payroll Accountant in North Canton, Ohio. The Senior Payroll Accountant assists the Payroll Accounting manager with the preparation and analysis of the payroll related journal entries and reconciliations for all US entities. Duties also include assistance with other various projects within the payroll accounting organization including annual audit preparation, technological enhancements, accounting process improvements, internal control documentation, and acting as a liaison between the business unit terminals and other departments.
Meet corporate monthly closing deadlines.
Reconcile payroll related accounts.
Perform assigned journal entries and analysis
Prepare monthly, quarterly, or annual audit schedules as required to support the internal/external audit function.
Bachelor’s in Accounting preferred; Associate degree required.
Previous experience and knowledge in payroll accounting strongly preferred
Thorough knowledge of and ability to apply accounting theory