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Payroll Specialist - Tempe

Tempe, Arizona
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Who are we? Were partners in transformation. We help clients activate ideas and solutions to take advantage of a new world of opportunity. We are a team of 80,000 strong, working with over 6,000 clients, including 80% of the Fortune 500, across North America, Europe and Asia. As an industry leaderin Full-Stack Technology Services, Talent Services and real-world application, we work with progressive leaders to drive change. Thats the power of true partnership. TEKsystems is an Allegis Group company.

Why Us

We believe in cultivating an environment that breeds opportunity and encourages people to be the best version of themselves. Our team members see work as more than just a jobits a career built on passion, grit and ambition. From achieving personal success to lifting others up to do the same, we all rise together. We help people achieve their goalsand then some. Our culture is centered around making an impact. We believe in doing what we love and encouraging others to do the same. Whatever direction youre headed, youll find talented, driven and passionate members of the TEKsystems family creating meaningful work.

General Description:Reporting to the Payroll Supervisor, the Payroll Specialist is the liasion between the Quality Assurance Group, Field Support and payroll law. A Payroll Specialist's responsibility is to perform customer service and payroll functions for internal employees. Payroll Specialists review payroll data to ensure accuracy and compliance with payroll policies and procedures.

Responsibilities Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Enter new hires, rehires, promotions and terminations into Peoplesoft for processing
  • Review edit reports from Peoplesoft (wage, tax, & general data)
  • Resolve discrepancies on employee's wages and taxes.
  • First resource for clarifying payroll tax questions.
  • Run On/Off cycle payroll process.
  • Research & resolve bank related issues.
  • Process requests for off cycle checks.
  • Process stop payments and voids
  • Validate outstanding checks for abandoned property
Qualifications Required Education and/or Experience:
  • 2+years Payroll Experience preferred but not required
Requisite Abilities and/or Skills:
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong problem solving capabilities
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Adaptable and able to handle multiple tasks concurrently
  • Computer skills: PeopleSoft, Word, Excel,Strong organizational skills
  • Strong problem solving capabilities
  • Strong Written and Verbal communication skills
  • Strong Customer Service Skills
  • Adaptable and able to handle multiple tasks concurrently
  • Computer Skills: PeopleSoft, Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Comprehensive Benefits Package:

Employees receive a competitive base salary, commission, and an exceptional benefits package including a 401(k) company matched retirement savings plan, parental leave and vacation, personal and holiday pay.
  • Medical BlueCross BlueShield Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) with a Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Dental MetLife
  • Vision Vision Service Plan (VSP)
  • Insurance Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D)
Additional benefits include:
  • Short-term and long-term disability
  • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account
  • Education assistance
  • Employee discounts on cars, electronics, travel, etc.
The Company and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and will consider all applications without regard to race, genetic information, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law.

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  • Job Reference: 707283477-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: TEKsystems
  • Location: Tempe, Arizona
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent