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"Payroll and Timekeeping Clerk"
Job Description - Part 1 - Duties and Tasks

Basic Job Description:

Compile and post employee time and payroll data. May compute employees' time worked, production, and commission. May compute and post wages and deductions. May prepare paychecks.

Part 1
Duties / Tasks
Part 2
Activities
Part 3
Skills
Part 4
Abilities
Part 5
Knowledge

Job Duties and Tasks for: "Payroll and Timekeeping Clerk"

1) Process and issue employee paychecks and statements of earnings and deductions.

2) Compute wages and deductions, and enter data into computers.

3) Compile employee time, production, and payroll data from time sheets and other records.

4) Review time sheets, work charts, wage computation, and other information in order to detect and reconcile payroll discrepancies.

5) Verify attendance, hours worked, and pay adjustments, and post information onto designated records.

6) Record employee information, such as exemptions, transfers, and resignations, in order to maintain and update payroll records.

7) Issue and record adjustments to pay related to previous errors or retroactive increases.

8) Keep informed about changes in tax and deduction laws that apply to the payroll process.

9) Provide information to employees and managers on payroll matters, tax issues, benefit plans, and collective agreement provisions.

 

 

11) Post relevant work hours to client files in order to bill clients properly.

12) Distribute and collect timecards each pay period.


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13) Complete, verify, and process forms and documentation for administration of benefits such as pension plans, and unemployment and medical insurance.

14) Prepare and balance period-end reports, and reconcile issued payrolls to bank statements.

15) Compile statistical reports, statements, and summaries related to pay and benefits accounts, and submit them to appropriate departments.

16) Coordinate special programs, such as United Way campaigns, that involve payroll deductions.

Job Description for "Payroll and Timekeeping Clerk" continued here...

Part 1
Duties / Tasks
Part 2
Activities
Part 3
Skills
Part 4
Abilities
Part 5
Knowledge



 

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Holland / RIASEC Career Code:  C-E-R        SOC:  43-3051.00