Payroll Lead

JOB FUNCTION: Finance & Accounting
JOB TYPE: Direct Hire
LOCATION: Bound Brook, NJ
COMPENSATION: $80k - $90k
POSTED: Sep 8, 2022

Our client, a successful manufacturing firm in Somerset County, is seeking an experience Payroll Lead to join their team due to growth.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$80,000 – $90,000

Position Overview:

The Payroll Lead will support be responsible for processing the entire organizations payroll as well as assisting in compensated related accounting. The Payroll Lead will perform general employee record maintenance.

Responsibilities of the Payroll Lead:

  • Implementing and documenting policies, procedures and internal controls
  • Entering the general ledger all travel and expenditures
  • Maintain the T&E software, which includes mapping of codes and adding/deleting users as needed
  • Train, develop and coach the Payroll Administrators
  • Review tax notices and take action to correct and resolve
  • Oversee the quarterly and annual Wage and Tax Register

Qualifications for the Payroll Lead:

  • A minimum of 4 years payroll experience
  • Experience using ADP Workforce Now
  • Basic accounting skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Energetic multi-tasker who is able to problem solve in a fast-paced environment
  • Proficient in the use of various reporting tools

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree is preferred


  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • 401k match
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: 113730