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Payroll Accountant

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Cambridge, MA, United States

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Posted on
Jan 29,2019

Valid Through
May 14,2019

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Payroll Accountant

Cambridge, MA

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Jeff Dorsey

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Job Title:

Payroll Accountant


: Cambridge, MA


4 Months

Candidates need to be a US Citizen as the Laboratory is a cleared facility.


Process bi-weekly payroll validation, communicating all variances concisely, clearly to various departments.

Reconcile balance sheet accounts (salary payable, tax accounts, retirement accounts, etc) on a bi-weekly, monthly basis, and investigate any variances

Complete payroll related journal entries in a timely & accurate manner.

Maintenance bi-weekly reporting of project costing and taxable wages

Assists with month-end close processes

Other duties as assigned

Payroll accountant will have a solid understanding of payroll accounting (debits/credits)

Payroll accountant will need to be able to work independently and be proactive.

Ensure comprehensive accounting records are maintained in an organized manner

Advise management of reasons for any unusual trends, difficulties obtaining information, and other pending issues.

A Bachelor’s Degree and 2-5 years of experience is required.

POST-OFFER BACKGROUND CHECK IS REQUIRED. An essential function of this job is physical attendance. Digital Prospectors is an Equal Opportunity Employer which includes providing equal employment opportunity for all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We have placed many talented engineers with this client over the years - If you are qualified - we can get you in!!!

Our client, one of the most prestigious Research and Development Labs in the country, is working on solutions to our nation's most complex defense and commercial related challenges.

The mission is critical and the work is as cutting edge as it is rewarding. The teams are superbly managed groups of world class engineers from all types of interesting and diverse backgrounds – AND THEY ARE HIRING!

Make this your next career move as one of our many long term contractors or employees!

Work as our full time employee with full benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, PTO, Retirement, etc.) – OR - work as a W2 hourly contractor at a higher pay rate if you don't need the benefit package.

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Jeff Dorsey
Phone : 617.831.1806

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