Payroll Specialist in South Burlington

South Burlington, Vermont
Accounting & Auditing
Job Type
Temp to Perm
US$ 15.00 - US$ 20.00 per hour
Reference Number
Venable, Jana, Spherion
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Job Description

Spherion Staffing, a national recruiting and staffing agency with a locally owned office in South Burlington, VT is seeking a Payroll Specialist in South Burlington, Vermont. This is an exciting Temp-to-Hire opportunity at an Accounting Services company with the potential to grow within the organization! At least one year of Payroll processing experience is required. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office/Excel, and be highly accurate and detail oriented.

Please apply online at: Reference ID # S_5538


The Payroll Specialist accurately gathers payroll information from clients, enters payroll data, serves as point-person for client payroll, keeps payroll records and files up to date, assists with corrections, issues checks and performs data entry and filing.

Essential Functions:

Gather the Accounting Service's client payroll information; enter payroll data into system.
Enter new hire data and update employee records for any payroll changes.
Help to resolve payroll issues, ask questions and help to provide corrections.
Manage workflow to ensure payroll transactions are processed accurately and on time.
Issue checks, perform data entry and filing as needed.

Working hours: 32 - 40 hours weekly


High School Diploma.
Minimum 1 year of Payroll experience/knowledge of payroll procedures required.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, and Outlook.
Basic knowledge of payroll systems and software helpful.
Professional communication skills, verbal and written.
Exceptional accuracy and attention to detail.
Ability and desire to learn and grow.

Spherion is a world leader in matching great people with great companies. Our experienced agents will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temporary-to-permanent or permanent opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.


High School

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