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Robert Half International Payroll Clerk in Sunnyvale, California


We are currently seeking a skilled Payroll Clerk who can manage our client's payroll and is ready to start work ASAP! This full time position is temporary, with the possibility of conversion to permanent.

What we're expecting:

  • Verify timekeeping records and consult employees about any discrepancies

  • Record payroll data in our software system and verify all amounts prior to cutting checks

  • Alter employee tax status as needed as well as any information about withholding

  • Prepare manual checks for distribution to employees

  • Initiate direct deposits

  • Prepares reports by compiling summaries of earnings, taxes, deductions, leave, disability, and nontaxable wages

  • Determines payroll liabilities by calculating employee federal and state income and social security taxes and employer's social security, unemployment, and workers compensation payments


  • Excellent communication skills

  • Experience with ADP or WorkDay is a plus

  • Solid understanding of accounting fundamentals or AP

    Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. From accounting clerks and bookeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we provide you with access to exciting career opportunities. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities — fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.

    From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” list every year since 1998.

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Salary: $21.00 - $26.00 / Hourly

Location: Sunnyvale, CA

Date Posted: March 26, 2020

Employment Type: Temporary

Job Reference: 00420-9502532106

Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance