Posting Number 2017-2804 Location US - NY - New York Posted Date 2/14/2017 Union N/A School/Division Office of the VP Financial Operations & Treasurer (WS1220) Department Name : CDV-Payment Svcs/Payroll Operations FT/PT Full-Time
Prepare and import journal entries to record payroll activity. Investigate, resolve, and report inconsistencies or improprieties to the Payroll Management. Review and interpret payroll accounting policies and procedures. Complete quarterly, annual and amendment tax filings with the applicable tax agencies. Participate actively in year-round and year-end reporting and audit assistance. Stay abreast of annual changes to payroll tax laws. Develop partnerships with internal and external customers.
Required Education: Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
Preferred Education: CPA or Master's degree in Accounting or Finance.
Required Experience: Four years of related accounting experience.
Preferred Experience: Public accounting experience.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Excellent analytical and communication skills. Ability to work with individuals at all levels. Ability to work independently. Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel, v-lookup, pivot, etc.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Hyperion reporting software, PeopleSoft financial software for Education and Government, and Brio report-writing software.
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