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Robert Half International Payroll Accountant in Austell, Georgia


Do you possess top-notch communication skills and a passion to advance in your specific field? As a Payroll Accountant for one of our clients, you would become an integral part of the Payroll department. Located in the Austell, Georgia area, this position is ideal for individuals seeking full-time employment. Your responsibilities would include data entry, timecard reconciliation, paycheck distribution, and providing statements to various departments. A strong level of communication is critical for effective collaboration with both the internal team and outside customers.

Your responsibilities in this role

  • Generate and run custom reports

  • Maintain payroll operations by training/instructing employees in the proper use of payroll-related systems including entry of timesheets, online access of pay statements, etc.

  • Ensure efficient operation of the department by performing clerical duties such as filing, scanning, faxing, photocopying, etc.

  • Contact employees via email and phone to collect timesheet approvals

  • Other duties as assigned

  • Ensure reports are distributed as instructed

  • Data entry into spreadsheets and the payroll system

    Requirements - General familiarity with Monthly Reporting

  • Adeptness in Reconcile Payroll

  • Weekly Payroll experience

  • Practical knowledge of Quarterly

  • Automated Payroll experience

  • Process Payroll experience

  • Demonstrated knowledge of auditing

  • Year-end Reporting experience highly preferred

  • Foundational knowledge in compensation and commissions

  • Knowledge of payroll

  • Prior Payroll software experience preferred

  • Eagerness to master new systems

  • Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks

  • Accurate, swift, data entry abilities

  • 5+ years of previous payroll experience

  • Strong time management and organizational skills

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills (verbal, written, and listening)

Robert Half Finance & Accounting matches skilled professionals with remote or on-site jobs in accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more on a full-time basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was No. 1 on Forbes’ annual ranking of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States.

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