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Job Number: 2172262

Our East Bay area client has an immediate need for a Payroll Specialist to come on board on a strong contract-to-hire basis. This is a fully onsite role in the Berkeley area. The Payroll Specialist will be responsible for processing payroll for 160+ CA employees,

  • Responsible for all aspects of company payrolls
  • 160 CA employees
  • Payroll compliance
  • Various payroll reporting (company-specific reports, salary surveys, special requests, etc.)
  • Prevailing wages & certified payrolls
  • Garnishments
  • Benefits administration & 403(b) retirement plan
  • Workers' comp audits

  • Strong payroll and benefits administration knowledge
  • Experience with ADP payroll software
  • Strong analytical and reasoning ability; attention to detail, accuracy and procedure
  • Strong customer service
  • High degree of humility, professional integrity, and confidentiality


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