Payroll Accountant

Northern NJ



  • Reviews and oversees the accounting for all payroll activities.
  • Preparation of benefit-related journal entries, including administration expense accruals, payroll entry, other benefit liabilities.
  • Maintain the accruals for the Company’s annual management bonus and other performance based bonus programs. (will be transitioned – currently handled by Senior Accountant)
  • Work with Human Resources to ensure timely and accurate payments to Third Party Administrators of all Benefit Costs.
  • Reconcile the payroll funding on a weekly basis.
  • Assist in any special projects involving compensation and benefit programs
  • Provides ad-hoc payroll reporting to management, as necessary.
  • Responsible for the calculation and accrual of Sales Commission (possible transition – currently handled by Senior Accountant)
  • Review of trade and barter sales contracts for proper accounting treatment and valuation




  • 3-5 years finance/accounting experience public and/or private
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Prior experience with compensation and benefit accounting
  • Ability to maintain highly confidential Company compensation related information
  • Experience with Ceridian and Oracle Accounting Software a plus
  • General computer proficiency in a windows environment (Word, Etc)






Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 1/22/2021
Salary $65,000 - $70,000

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