Payroll Manager $80-100K

  • Location
    Portland, Oregon
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Payroll / Benefits
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

Payroll Manager for a growing and stable Company in the Portland Metro area. This is an opportunity to work with a team that embodies collaboration and partnership.  We'd love to find a Payroll Manager who is enthusiastic about process improvement and leading our payroll function to improved systems use.  


Job Highlights:

  • Manage Multi-State Payroll processing for 500+ employees
  • Supervise 1 Payroll Clerk
  • Own all General Ledger Journal for Payroll Function, Benefits allowance and deductions, garnishments, payroll tax, and payroll systems
  • Work in partnership with Finance and HR to collaborate for a seamless employee experience and proper reporting
  • Project Manage various initiatives to improve payroll operations and reporting


  • 5+ years of Payroll experience including Management of team, processes, and systems
  • Strong experience using ADP systems
  • Experience in a leadership capacity, giving advice on Payroll processes and strategy
  • Strong understanding of payroll and payroll tax law, correct policy and procedures as it relates to payroll
  • Knowledge of state and federal law surrounding tax, garnishments, FMLA laws, new hires and terminations, benefits, etc.
  • Well honed problem solving skills
  • Professional communication capabilities

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