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Robert Half Payroll Customer Service in Deer Park, Illinois


Robert Half has partnered with a growing company in the Professional Services industry who has an opening for a Payroll Clerk who will be responsible for supporting the Payroll department in a variety of duties. This role is based in the Deer Park, Illinois area. Advance your career path and work alongside an industry leader in this challenging position. The ideal candidate would be able to effectively communicate with both the internal team and outside customers. The Payroll Clerk's job duties include data entry, reconciliation of timecards, paycheck distribution and providing statements to various departments. The selected Payroll Clerk candidate would be employed on a short-term contract / temporary basis.

Call center experience is needed to be successful in this position.

How you will make an impact

  • Perform clerical duties such as filing, scanning, faxing, photocopying, etc

  • Reach out to employees via phone and email to obtain timesheet approvals

  • Distribute and administer reports as instructed

  • Comprise data into spreadsheets and the payroll system

  • Data entry into spreadsheets and the payroll system

  • Be the main point of instruction/training contact to employees regarding payroll-related best practices

  • Build and run custom reports

    Requirements - Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing

  • Great attention to detail

  • Call Center Operations experience

  • Strong familiarity with Call Center Customer Service

  • Comprehensive knowledge of customer service

  • Foundational knowledge in call centers

  • Command of Microsoft Office

  • Highly organized and self-motivated

  • Previous payroll experience

  • Prior knowledge in Payroll software

  • Enthusiasm when it comes to learning new systems and ideas

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