The Payroll Specialist is responsible for the payment of W-2 wages/salaries for assigned program employees. The Payroll Specialist will work closely with other departments within Southwest Key to ensure that the Payroll Department has all necessary information to process payroll on a semi-monthly basis, including adjusting journal entries in the general ledger. The Payroll Specialist will maintain a flexible, organized, and efficient work schedule and is subject to work extended hours.
Experience processing school/charter school payroll.
Must be able to read, write, and communicate both verbally and in written form to express and exchange ideas. While performing the responsibilities of this job, the employee must be able to access all components of work station and other office equipment. Frequent typing, writing, stooping, reaching, bending and twisting. Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds.
General office environment with moderate noise. This position is mostly sedentary, involves sitting most of the time, but may involve walking or standing for brief periods of time. A busy environment with many unscheduled interruptions. Frequent computer use at workstation for extended periods of time. Public contact position requiring appropriate business apparel.