Payroll Clerk

JOB FUNCTION: Finance & Accounting
JOB TYPE: Temp to Hire
LOCATION: East Orange, NJ
COMPENSATION: $22/hr - $26/hr
POSTED: Sep 16, 2022

Our client is a very well-known manufacturing company that is looking for an experienced Payroll Clerk to process and manage the organization’s payroll.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$22/hr – $26/hr

Position Overview:

The Payroll Clerk will perform a wide variety of corporate payroll record keeping and processing activities, including computing wage and overtime payments, calculating and recording payroll deductions, balancing and controlling earnings and deduction totals, and inspecting automated system output such as registers and standard reports. Experience with ADP WorkForce now is a must.

Responsibilities of the Payroll Clerk:

  • Assist with a high volume of bi-weekly payroll
  • Work with ADP WorkForce Now
  • Verify employees’ hourly rates
  • Assist with PTO accruals
  • Multi-state payroll policies
  • Exception and variance reporting
  • Ad-hoc projects as needed

Qualifications of the Payroll Clerk:

  • 2+ years of experience

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree is preferred


  • Atrium Care Package available, upon eligibility
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex (including gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation and gender identity), age, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability (physical or mental), genetic information, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
Position ID: 114050