Payroll Manager


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Located in Bend, OR

Salary: Competitive comp & benefits!

Great opportunity to lead a Payroll team in an organization that is making a difference!


Where You Get to Live!

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What You Get to Do!

Responsible for ensuring all business entities payroll checks and payroll tax filings are prepared in an accurate and timely manner. 

  • Ensure the processing of new hires, transfers, promotions, and terminations is accurate and timely
  • Perform all necessary supervisory tasks, including hiring, terminating, and conducting performance evaluations
  • Ability to identify issues related to EEO / ADA / FMLA, state and federal wage and hour, and employment related laws and regulations
  • Accurately enter payroll data into computer system in accordance with company policy and state regulations
  • Partner with HR and benefits in aligning and implementing a more sophisticated payroll and benefits system
  • Review payroll registers and other reports produced in payroll processing, identifying problems or concerns and adjust as necessary
  • Perform payroll audits
  • Research and adjust any incorrect payroll data received
  • Process timely and accurate Community annual reports, such as W2s
  • Train and assist Team members in understanding and completing payroll; answer Management Team’s questions regarding payroll issues
  • Assist Accountants in tracking and balancing payroll transactions
  • Respond to payroll inquiries from regulators, governmental agencies, credit institutions, and employees
  • Process interim checks for terminated employees promptly as required by state law
  • Update and track “paid time off” balances
  • Track and deduct all garnishments and other special payroll deductions
  • Submit new hire reporting each pay period to each state as applicable by law
  • Maintain complete and accurate tax files. Research previous year’s tax over- and under-payments
  • Submit applications for business registrations, sales/use tax and SUI, as assigned
  • Organize and distribute voided checks, as assigned


What You Will Need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or equivalent years of work experience in accounting field required
  • A minimum of three years of work experience in payroll role
  • Two or more years of experience in a supervisory position preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to lead with passion
  • Proficiency in computer use; knowledge of Kronos and relevant software applications
  • Ability to make independent decisions using sound judgement
  • Ability to analyze and process payroll information accurately
  • Proficiency in data entry skills; familiar with word processing and spreadsheet programs
  • Proficiency in organizational skills; detail oriented. Able to handle a large volume of material, work under time constraints, and meet department deadlines
  • Ability to coordinate efforts between payroll, human resources, and other departments to ensure proper flow and maintenance of employee data (including preparation/distribution of detailed reports, e.g. labor “home” work, overtime, leave balances, head count, and retirement contribution reports)
  • Maintain a positive, respectful approach with coworkers. Ability to work in a team setting and be a team player
  • Ability to work under time constraints and meet departmental deadlines
  • Deliver high levels of responsiveness and exceptional customer service


To Apply: For confidential consideration, please submit resume to

Express Office: Bend
61379 South Highway 97
Bend, OR 97702
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