Payroll Accountant Job in Vancouver, WA

  • Location
    Vancouver, Washington
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Payroll / Benefits
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
  • Salary:
    $ 60000 - $ 80000

Parker+Lynch has been engaged to hire a Payroll Accountant job for a top client in Vancouver, WA.  In this company, people tend to wear a lot of hats.  In this role, you will have responsibilities spanning Payroll, Benefits, and General Ledger Accounting.

Responsibilities include:

  • Full cycle Payroll for employees in Oregon and Washington
  • Responsibility for all payroll forms and set up of employee files, update of annual paperwork, taxes, and w2s.
  • Management the Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Deductions, Distribution, and Accounting for benefits activity
  • GL Journal Entries and Reconciliation for Payroll Accounts and pass through
  • Backup to other parts of Accounting
  • Participate in any Software upgrades or implementation, whether payroll specific or part of the wider Accounting Department
  • Participate in company wide efforts for SOX and Process Efficiencies


Requirements for this Payroll Accountant job:

  • 3+ years in Payroll with more than 200 employees
  • Capability of handling the payroll program independently
  • Proactive, driven, wears multiple hats, and a 'we' attitude
  • Degree or advanced credentials welcome!
  • Experience using Payroll Management Software and and ERP system.


If you are interested, apply so we can start a conversation.  If not, Parker+Lynch can help you to strategically explore the market to find the best opportunity for you!