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      • Sioux Falls, South Dakota
      • Permanent
      • $65,000 - $75,000 per year
      • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
      Spherion Staffing is looking for an experienced Payroll Manager to work with a respected client in the Sioux Falls area.The Payroll Manager is responsible for overseeing the timely and accurate processing of complex client payrolls. Along with overseeing payroll processing other duties will include managing the remittance of payroll taxes and government reporting and preparing monthly, quarterly and year-end payroll statements. The Payroll Manager will supervise Payroll Specialists and handle client calls and questions that are payroll related. One of the most important roles of the Payroll Manger will be exceptional project management to make sure all work is done by its established due date.Pay $65-75k/year DOEDirect Hire OpportunityResponsibilities:-Manage payroll processing and payroll review process to meet designated client payroll deadlines-Contact clients to obtain payroll data, including salary adjustments, special payments, tax allocations, and employee deductions or adjustments-Maintain knowledge of the payroll processing system and changes in wage and tax laws to develop a trusted relationship with clients-Research and resolve client and system problems to ensure accurate payroll reports and tax returns-Oversee the remittance of payroll taxes and other required government reporting-Assist with preparation of monthly, quarterly and year-end payroll statements-Timely posting of journal entries into client QuickBooks accountsResponsibilities:See AboveWorking hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMSkills:Requirements:-Minimum of an Associate's Degree in Business Administration or Accounting -5 years of prior payroll experience with experience managing the payroll process is required-Working knowledge of payroll processing, payroll tax principles and wage and hour laws is required-Prior supervisory experience is required-Proficiency with QuickBooks and Microsoft ExcelEducation:AssociateExperience:4-7 yearsQualifications:See Above To be considered, please apply online at www.spherion.com/apply or if you have questions you can reach out to Troy Thoms at 605-610-3204Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. No one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.
      Spherion Staffing is looking for an experienced Payroll Manager to work with a respected client in the Sioux Falls area.The Payroll Manager is responsible for overseeing the timely and accurate processing of complex client payrolls. Along with overseeing payroll processing other duties will include managing the remittance of payroll taxes and government reporting and preparing monthly, quarterly and year-end payroll statements. The Payroll Manager will supervise Payroll Specialists and handle client calls and questions that are payroll related. One of the most important roles of the Payroll Manger will be exceptional project management to make sure all work is done by its established due date.Pay $65-75k/year DOEDirect Hire OpportunityResponsibilities:-Manage payroll processing and payroll review process to meet designated client payroll deadlines-Contact clients to obtain payroll data, including salary adjustments, special payments, tax allocations, and employee deductions or adjustments-Maintain knowledge of the payroll processing system and changes in wage and tax laws to develop a trusted relationship with clients-Research and resolve client and system problems to ensure accurate payroll reports and tax returns-Oversee the remittance of payroll taxes and other required government reporting-Assist with preparation of monthly, quarterly and year-end payroll statements-Timely posting of journal entries into client QuickBooks accountsResponsibilities:See AboveWorking hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMSkills:Requirements:-Minimum of an Associate's Degree in Business Administration or Accounting -5 years of prior payroll experience with experience managing the payroll process is required-Working knowledge of payroll processing, payroll tax principles and wage and hour laws is required-Prior supervisory experience is required-Proficiency with QuickBooks and Microsoft ExcelEducation:AssociateExperience:4-7 yearsQualifications:See Above To be considered, please apply online at www.spherion.com/apply or if you have questions you can reach out to Troy Thoms at 605-610-3204Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. No one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.
      • Rockford, Illinois
      • Permanent
      • $35,000 - $50,000 per year
      • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
      Spherion Staffing & Recruiting is partnered with a great Tax and Accounting Service right here in Rockford that's looking to add a Tax Preparation Associate to their full-time, internal team. Are you an individual who wants a career opportunity in the tax industry? Would you like to work for a company that will teach you everything there is to know about the industry while working for a well-respected company? If so, keep reading! The Tax Preparation Associate will partner with fellow team members by submitting tax forms on behalf of their clients to accurately pay appropriate amounts and maximize their client returns. * Minimum of 3-5 years of Tax Preparation experience * The company will provide Bookkeeping and software training for career-minded tax associates! * The company will offer a salary range based on experience, various commission and bonus programs outlined during the interview process. * Will be assigned a number of client accounts after training has been completed* Will be assigned and commissioned a large number of returns from the "current" client database* GREAT BONUS POTENTIAL!Responsibilities:* Will work with the office team to greet clients, pull files or create files* Help schedule appointments* Collect data and information from prospective clients and returning clients* Compute taxes owed by following tax codes* Uncover potential deductions and credits* Help taxpayers by using their federal, state and local codes and see to it that clients receive the maximum benefits permitted under the law of government* Ensure clients do not pay unnecessary taxes* Advise against potential tax liabilities* Review financial records such as income statements and documentation of expenditures* Interview clients to get a thorough picture of their financial situation* Calculate and invoice for form preparation fees* Resolve client complaints* Recommend additional products and services* Prepare tax returns using electronic filing software* Ensure that a copy of the completed return is provided to the clientWorking hours: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PMSkills:* Great communication and phone skills* Great customer service skills* Can demonstrate both time and stress management skills* Excellent organizational skills and workload prioritization* A background check is required* A drug test is required* Possess good typing, data entry, internet and email computer skills. These positions offer the opportunity to work with a solid team of professionals who hole a high regard for teamwork and maintaining a positive work experience for everyone.Education:High SchoolExperience:4-7 yearsQualifications:* 3-5 years of tax preparation experience* Able to work 40-hours per week in a 5-day work week* Able to work overtime when needed - especially during tax season to maximize company revenue potential and commissions. * Some screening requiredThis position offers a great opportunity to work with a solid team of professionals who hold a high regard for teamwork and maintaining a positive work experience for everyone!Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. No one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.
      Spherion Staffing & Recruiting is partnered with a great Tax and Accounting Service right here in Rockford that's looking to add a Tax Preparation Associate to their full-time, internal team. Are you an individual who wants a career opportunity in the tax industry? Would you like to work for a company that will teach you everything there is to know about the industry while working for a well-respected company? If so, keep reading! The Tax Preparation Associate will partner with fellow team members by submitting tax forms on behalf of their clients to accurately pay appropriate amounts and maximize their client returns. * Minimum of 3-5 years of Tax Preparation experience * The company will provide Bookkeeping and software training for career-minded tax associates! * The company will offer a salary range based on experience, various commission and bonus programs outlined during the interview process. * Will be assigned a number of client accounts after training has been completed* Will be assigned and commissioned a large number of returns from the "current" client database* GREAT BONUS POTENTIAL!Responsibilities:* Will work with the office team to greet clients, pull files or create files* Help schedule appointments* Collect data and information from prospective clients and returning clients* Compute taxes owed by following tax codes* Uncover potential deductions and credits* Help taxpayers by using their federal, state and local codes and see to it that clients receive the maximum benefits permitted under the law of government* Ensure clients do not pay unnecessary taxes* Advise against potential tax liabilities* Review financial records such as income statements and documentation of expenditures* Interview clients to get a thorough picture of their financial situation* Calculate and invoice for form preparation fees* Resolve client complaints* Recommend additional products and services* Prepare tax returns using electronic filing software* Ensure that a copy of the completed return is provided to the clientWorking hours: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PMSkills:* Great communication and phone skills* Great customer service skills* Can demonstrate both time and stress management skills* Excellent organizational skills and workload prioritization* A background check is required* A drug test is required* Possess good typing, data entry, internet and email computer skills. These positions offer the opportunity to work with a solid team of professionals who hole a high regard for teamwork and maintaining a positive work experience for everyone.Education:High SchoolExperience:4-7 yearsQualifications:* 3-5 years of tax preparation experience* Able to work 40-hours per week in a 5-day work week* Able to work overtime when needed - especially during tax season to maximize company revenue potential and commissions. * Some screening requiredThis position offers a great opportunity to work with a solid team of professionals who hold a high regard for teamwork and maintaining a positive work experience for everyone!Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. No one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.
      • Anderson, California
      • Permanent
      • $90,000 - $100,000 per year
      • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
      A local non-profit company is looking for a highly efficient self-starter who effectively performs the financial functions of the organization including all financial reporting for operating, budgeting and forecasting, planning, payroll record keeping, and insurance administration.Responsibilities:1. Reconciles daily receipt of all money, performs data entry of all cash receipts and makes bank deposits. Keeps records of financial transactions for society and posts details of all business transactions. 2. Reconciles all balances of accounts. 3. Accounts payable and vendor relations.4. F/S preparation and printing. 5. Prepares bi-weekly payroll information.6. Prepare withholding, Social Security, and other tax reports. 7. 401K benefit coordinator between employee and institution. 8. Prepares and forwards notices relevant to NSF checks from customers including filing with appropriate collection agencies. 9. Works with independent auditing firm to ensure compliance and best practice. 10. Manages Workers' Comp, General Liability , vehicle and other insurance policies. 11. Budget preparation and maintenance. 12. Reconcile investments. 13. Fixed assets schedule/depreciation bookings. 14. Prepare materials for Finance Committee.15. Funds transfer from Pay Pal and Facebook accounts.16. Use of computer programs as needed to complete duties. 17. Assist staff with financial transaction issues in Shelter Management Software. 18. Sets up credit card machines and card reader app software. 19. Keeps postage balance maintained on postage machine via online funds transfer. 20. Manages contracts with vendors and government agencies. 21. Interfaces and cooperates with other departments within the organization.22. Works with the Volunteer Coordinator to build the volunteer base by using skills-based volunteers in the CFO's office, and ensure training is adequately developed to prevent injury and ensure an enjoyable volunteer experience. 23. Performs other duties as prescribed by the CEO.Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMSkills:Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance or related field, MBA and/or CPA preferred. Experience in a leadership position with a non-profit organization. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, payroll practices, and Quickbooks Pro required.Education:TradeExperience:4-7 yearsQualifications:Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance or related field, MBA and/or CPA preferred. Experience in a leadership position with a non-profit organization. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, payroll practices, and Quickbooks Pro required. Apply online at Spherion.com or email resume to heatheralday@spherion.com.Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. No one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance:Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.
      A local non-profit company is looking for a highly efficient self-starter who effectively performs the financial functions of the organization including all financial reporting for operating, budgeting and forecasting, planning, payroll record keeping, and insurance administration.Responsibilities:1. Reconciles daily receipt of all money, performs data entry of all cash receipts and makes bank deposits. Keeps records of financial transactions for society and posts details of all business transactions. 2. Reconciles all balances of accounts. 3. Accounts payable and vendor relations.4. F/S preparation and printing. 5. Prepares bi-weekly payroll information.6. Prepare withholding, Social Security, and other tax reports. 7. 401K benefit coordinator between employee and institution. 8. Prepares and forwards notices relevant to NSF checks from customers including filing with appropriate collection agencies. 9. Works with independent auditing firm to ensure compliance and best practice. 10. Manages Workers' Comp, General Liability , vehicle and other insurance policies. 11. Budget preparation and maintenance. 12. Reconcile investments. 13. Fixed assets schedule/depreciation bookings. 14. Prepare materials for Finance Committee.15. Funds transfer from Pay Pal and Facebook accounts.16. Use of computer programs as needed to complete duties. 17. Assist staff with financial transaction issues in Shelter Management Software. 18. Sets up credit card machines and card reader app software. 19. Keeps postage balance maintained on postage machine via online funds transfer. 20. Manages contracts with vendors and government agencies. 21. Interfaces and cooperates with other departments within the organization.22. Works with the Volunteer Coordinator to build the volunteer base by using skills-based volunteers in the CFO's office, and ensure training is adequately developed to prevent injury and ensure an enjoyable volunteer experience. 23. Performs other duties as prescribed by the CEO.Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMSkills:Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance or related field, MBA and/or CPA preferred. Experience in a leadership position with a non-profit organization. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, payroll practices, and Quickbooks Pro required.Education:TradeExperience:4-7 yearsQualifications:Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance or related field, MBA and/or CPA preferred. Experience in a leadership position with a non-profit organization. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, payroll practices, and Quickbooks Pro required. Apply online at Spherion.com or email resume to heatheralday@spherion.com.Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. No one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance:Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.
      • Gulfport, Mississippi
      • Temp to Perm
      • $22.00 - $26.00 per hour
      • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
      Our client is seeking an Accountant that has experience working with all aspects of grant administration. Please feel free to apply directly here, or submit your resume to charlesthompson@spherion.com. Don't hesitate to reach out should you have any questions: 218-868-9191.Responsibilities:- Prepares journal entries and budget amendments.- Reports grant expenditures to the various agencies and preparedraw-down / reimbursement requests according to procedure outlined bygrantor procedures and deadlines to various local, state and federal agencies.- Generate and maintain grant filing system that meets legal and auditingrequirements.- Assist with conducting research and compiling grant applications andpackages via the grant program utilized.- Maintain documentation to support accounting records that permit thetracing of funds.- Assists Finance personnel in the accounts payable / receivables and thepurchasing function. - Monitors purchases made with grant funds to ensure that funds chargedcomply with grant contract.- Complete environmental reviews for projects.- Conduct on-site auditing and monitoring of grant funded agencies asrequired.- Assist in processing funding applications as assigned- Monitor grant charges to ensure that funds are available in grant budgetto cover authorized charges.- Manages the Homeowner down-payment assistance program- Accepts and maintains applications and files, approve project eligibility,determines financial assistance, legal documents and loan closings.- Works externally / internally with applicants, grantees, finance and legalstaff to complete grant reporting requirements.- Participate in pre-bid conferences and pre-construction conferences;interview employees of contractors and subcontractors; monitorcontractor compliance with all laws, guidelines and regulations imposedunder grant contract to client - Reconcile records to ensure that expenditures are equal to or less thanthe awarded amount; that cash received equal expenditures, and thatpurchased comply with the respective contract.Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMSkills:- Skill in analyzing and interpreting financial records.- Ability to prepare concise written reports using proper grammar, spelling,and punctuation.- Ability to operate business equipment including computer equipment andcalculators.- Ability to understand, interpret, and apply complex regulations or procedures.- Ability to communicate with others and to assimilate and understand information, in a manner consistent with the essential job functions.- Ability to make sound decisions in a manner consistent with the essentialjob functions.- Ability to review the work products of others to ensure conformanceto standards- Ability to design and maintain complex spreadsheets and data basesutilizing Microsoft excel software.- Ability to prepare clear, comprehensive and accurate reports.- Good analytical and problem solving skills.- Ability to analyze and systematically compile technical and statisticalinformation and prepare reports and correspondence; comprehend andmake inferences from written material; interpret federal, state and localgovernment laws and regulations regarding grant contracts andadministration.- Writing skills, as it relates to grants, monthly reports, press releases,-Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with otheremployees and the public.Education:BachelorsExperience:1-4 yearsQualifications:- An Associate's degree with major course work in a field related to accounting, plus two to three year's accounting and/or grant administration experience- A combination of education and experience will be considered - Two years of progressively responsible experience in grants related work Please feel free to apply directly here, or submit your resume to spheriongulfport@spherion.com. Don't hesitate to reach out should you have any questions: 218-868-9191. Let's get to work!Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. No one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.
      Our client is seeking an Accountant that has experience working with all aspects of grant administration. Please feel free to apply directly here, or submit your resume to charlesthompson@spherion.com. Don't hesitate to reach out should you have any questions: 218-868-9191.Responsibilities:- Prepares journal entries and budget amendments.- Reports grant expenditures to the various agencies and preparedraw-down / reimbursement requests according to procedure outlined bygrantor procedures and deadlines to various local, state and federal agencies.- Generate and maintain grant filing system that meets legal and auditingrequirements.- Assist with conducting research and compiling grant applications andpackages via the grant program utilized.- Maintain documentation to support accounting records that permit thetracing of funds.- Assists Finance personnel in the accounts payable / receivables and thepurchasing function. - Monitors purchases made with grant funds to ensure that funds chargedcomply with grant contract.- Complete environmental reviews for projects.- Conduct on-site auditing and monitoring of grant funded agencies asrequired.- Assist in processing funding applications as assigned- Monitor grant charges to ensure that funds are available in grant budgetto cover authorized charges.- Manages the Homeowner down-payment assistance program- Accepts and maintains applications and files, approve project eligibility,determines financial assistance, legal documents and loan closings.- Works externally / internally with applicants, grantees, finance and legalstaff to complete grant reporting requirements.- Participate in pre-bid conferences and pre-construction conferences;interview employees of contractors and subcontractors; monitorcontractor compliance with all laws, guidelines and regulations imposedunder grant contract to client - Reconcile records to ensure that expenditures are equal to or less thanthe awarded amount; that cash received equal expenditures, and thatpurchased comply with the respective contract.Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMSkills:- Skill in analyzing and interpreting financial records.- Ability to prepare concise written reports using proper grammar, spelling,and punctuation.- Ability to operate business equipment including computer equipment andcalculators.- Ability to understand, interpret, and apply complex regulations or procedures.- Ability to communicate with others and to assimilate and understand information, in a manner consistent with the essential job functions.- Ability to make sound decisions in a manner consistent with the essentialjob functions.- Ability to review the work products of others to ensure conformanceto standards- Ability to design and maintain complex spreadsheets and data basesutilizing Microsoft excel software.- Ability to prepare clear, comprehensive and accurate reports.- Good analytical and problem solving skills.- Ability to analyze and systematically compile technical and statisticalinformation and prepare reports and correspondence; comprehend andmake inferences from written material; interpret federal, state and localgovernment laws and regulations regarding grant contracts andadministration.- Writing skills, as it relates to grants, monthly reports, press releases,-Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with otheremployees and the public.Education:BachelorsExperience:1-4 yearsQualifications:- An Associate's degree with major course work in a field related to accounting, plus two to three year's accounting and/or grant administration experience- A combination of education and experience will be considered - Two years of progressively responsible experience in grants related work Please feel free to apply directly here, or submit your resume to spheriongulfport@spherion.com. Don't hesitate to reach out should you have any questions: 218-868-9191. Let's get to work!Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. No one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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