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Payroll Specialist

Beverly Hills, California 90210 | Direct Hire

Job ID: 55556 Position: Accounting, Payroll Branch: Torrance

Amazing company with real estate and entertainment holdings seeks a Payroll Specialist to join their corporate team! The specialist will be involved in processing payroll for the company with over 1200 employees multi-state. The perfect candidate can multi-task, be proactive and detailed. They will have a strong working knowledge of full cycle payroll on Paylocity and/or ADP. This is a wonderful company that prides itself on creating a collaborative environment to learn and grow in. They offer great benefits, mentorship and competitive pay.


  • Build reports and queries to meet department and company needs using E-Time and Paylocity webpay.
  • Initiate a continuous process improvement effort and systematically roll out best practices in payroll tasks.
  • Process bi-weekly payroll data for approximately 1200 employees for multiple companies and processes pay adjustments and final pays with pay card system.
  • Processes special payrolls including the annual bonus and year-end adjustment payrolls.
  • Enter employee data for benefit accruals, cell phone, and parking incentive. Enter payroll data for special payments and garnishments.
  • Maintain data integrity through a process of continuous audits and pro-active issue resolution.
  • Ability to calculate taxes and deductions for manual check processing.
  • Poll electronic time clocks on a weekly basis using E-time software and review the downloaded information for completeness and accuracy. Contact field supervisors to reconcile any discrepancies.
  • Review and verify Paylocity payroll files for accuracy.
  • Prepares weekly, monthly, quarterly and year-end reports (gross payroll, hours worked, vacation accrual, tax deductions, benefits deductions etc.) for management.
  • Provide excellent customer service in responding to employee questions regarding their paycheck.
  • Process wage garnishments, employment verifications and collaborate with state agencies such as EDD for reporting accurate and timely information and responding to claims
  • Additional duties, as assigned.


Required Experience:
  • 3-5 years Full Cycle Payroll experience.
  • Solid understanding of payroll processes and payroll tax laws.
  • Ability to maintain highly confidential information.
  • A track record of being able to effectively manage multiple priorities and deliver work within required timeframes.
  • A demonstrated ability to manage work in a high paced environment.
  • Proven ability to pro-actively problem-solve and ability to prepare for and assess upcoming issues.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Strong competencies in computer applications using Word, Excel, Outlook, ADP Enterprise system and E-time electronic time-keeping systems required.
  • Experience processing payroll in a multi-location, multi-state environment strongly preferred.
  • BA highly preferred.

***To apply please send your resume to LDIRIENZO@WMJOBS.COM***

Lou DiRienzo

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