Payroll Manager

Carrollton, Georgia
$48,191 minimum - $65,668 midpoint
Jun 16, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Classification Title

Payroll Manager

Division: Business & Finance

Department: Human Resources

Nature of Work

This position will oversee the daily payroll operations for the University of West Georgia to include processing of bi-weekly and monthly payrolls, process development, reconciliation of accounts and associated journal entries, data analysis, multi-state tax management, and supervision of staff. This position will ensure compliance with Federal and State laws, Board of Regents, and University policies.


Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business Administration or related field ANDat least five years of payroll or accounting experience which includes two years in a supervisory capacity. Ability to meet frequent demanding deadlines and manage multiple simultaneous tasks. Customer service oriented and attention to detail is a must. Proficiency in Excel required. Knowledge and skills to work with benefits administration. Experience in analysis and improvement of policies and procedures.


Preferred Qualifications

*Master’s Degree in Accounting, Business, or related field.
*CPP or FPC Certification.
*Experience working in a higher education environment.
*Experience with the PeopleSoft payroll system.
*Proven ability meeting and dealing with the public.
*Experience with payroll system implementations.



$48,191 minimum - $65,668 midpoint


Physical Requirements/Working Conditions

Must be able to sit for long periods of time, occasionally lift up to 40 pounds, work on a computer for long periods of time.


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Work Hours


Notice to Applicants

Please be advised that should you be recommended for a position, the University System of Georgia Board of Regents policy requires the completion of a background check as a prior condition of employment.

          Posting Detail Information:  Posting # S00493P       


Applicant Documents

Required Documents: Resume & Cover Letter               Optional Documents: Letter of Reference (3)