Barnwell County is now accepting applications for a full-time position of Payroll Clerk. Duties include, but are not limited to payroll administration, record keeping of annual and sick leave on all employees. Receives, reviews, prepares and/or submits a variety of documents such as billing invoicing, tax statements, time sheets, payroll checks, quarterly reports, tax liens, garnishments, and correspondence. Performs County personnel functions such as receiving and processing job applications, managing workers’ compensation files, completing and filing required paperwork for new hires, and checking references. All insurance enrollment and changes and other duties as required. This position is also backup for the Finance Clerk and performs other duties as required.
A high school diploma is required. An Associates Degree in Finance or Accounting is preferred with three to five years experience processing payroll. Communicating with the public, agencies, and employees is an iomportant aspect of the job. Good math skills are essential.
Must be knowledgeable of Microsoft Word and Excell, and be able to use a calculator to touch.