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Job Number: 2170884

Our San Francisco based client has an immediate need for a Payroll Specialist to come on board! This role will be fully onsite in the SF/SOMA area and is contract-to-hire.

The Payroll Specialist will be responsible for processing a weekly, multi-state payroll for 80 employees, collecting & processing timecards, processing credit card statements & reconciling, some AP work, and ad hoc work as needed. The ideal candidate should be system savvy and detail oriented. Additionally, there is a great team in place so they are looking for someone who is easy going and a team player.


  • Weekly payroll for 80+ employees
  • Multi-state payroll
  • Timecards
  • Credit card statement reconciliations
  • Assist AP with processing invoices, vendor communications, etc.
  • Ad hoc projects as needed
  • Experience processing multi-state payroll
  • Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to be a team player
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • System savvy - ability to learn new systems quickly


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