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19 Jun
Payroll Accountant
Georgia, Atlanta

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CARE is seeking a Payroll Accountant to be an integral member of our payroll department. The payroll accountant will have the responsibility to maintain payroll-related accounts, including preparation of journal entries, reconciliations and related schedules, exhibits and summaries. This position also has responsibility for payroll tax activities, including tax withholding procedures, compliance with local, state and federal regulations and the filing of applicable returns. When necessary, the payroll accountant will research and advise on the accounting treatment of new, complex or non-recurring transactions. The payroll accountant will also support internal and external audits.


  • Maintains all payroll related accounts including journal entries and reconciliation

  • Prepare, reviewing and reconcile payroll tax reports in preparation for remittance

  • Prepare, monitor and report allowances related to CARE employees working outside of the US

  • Prepare, monitor and review payroll related requirements related to the relocation of employees

  • Ad hoc reporting, special projects and serve as back-up to the Payroll Administrator


  • Associate Degree in Business Administration or Accounting or

  • An equivalent combination of education and work experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in a business-related area

  • 2+ years of payroll accounting and tax reporting

  • 2+ years of experience working with an HRIS system - payroll functionality

  • Must be organized and demonstrated record of accuracy

  • Detail-oriented

  • Must be able to maintain a high level of confidentiality

  • Analytical skills

  • Ability to work on teams

  • Proven problem-solving skills

  • Familiarity with computerized financial software applications

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel and Word)

  • Comprehensive understanding of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP)

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Familiarity working with HRIS systems


Vacancy expired!

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