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Payroll Clerk
Robert Half Accountemps    PHOENIX, AZ 85067

Description A well-known company is seeking a Payroll Clerk to fill a challenging position. Accountemps is looking to fill the position of a Payroll Clerk for one of our clients to join their dynamic, quickly-expanding team. This position will require a variety of duties such as data entry, reconciliation of timecards, paycheck distribution and providing statements to various departments. In order to succeed in this position the candidate will need to communicate effectively with both internal team members and outside customers. This Payroll Clerk opportunity is based in the Phoenix, Arizona area and is a long-term temporary-to-full-time employment role.


- Compile a system of administering and distributing reports

- Gather data into spreadsheets and the payroll system

- Data entry into spreadsheets and the payroll system

- Carry out clerical duties such as filing, scanning, faxing, photocopying, etc

- Deliver instruction/training to employees regarding the use of payroll-related systems including entry of timesheets, online access of pay statements, etc.

- Construct and run custom reports

- Reach out to employees via phone and email to obtain timesheet approvals Requirements - Strong time management and organizational skills

- Eagerness to master new systems

- Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks

- experience in in Payroll software

- Previous payroll experience

- Strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing

- Data entry experience

- Payroll experience

- Outstanding data entry skills

Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information.

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Full Time