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Payroll Specialist

Full-Time, Salaried
Buffalo, New York, Western New York
Posted 2 weeks ago


The Payroll Clerk is responsible for assisting the payroll department with collecting, verifying and entering time sheets, employee information and payroll data into the system. Must have the ability to work well independently and possess sound communication skills to interact with employees, management and co-workers. This position requires great computer proficiency and attention to detail.


The key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Assist the payroll team in processing hourly staff payroll on a weekly basis meeting daily, weekly and monthly deadlines
  • Data entry into payroll system
  • Perform other related duties as required
  • Follow through on all assigned tasks in a timely manner until completion
  • Maintain vendor records and contact information


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Maintain a positive attitude and work environment
  • Must demonstrate the ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively as part of an Accounting team
  • Understanding of accounts payable and related processes
  • Organizational skills and ability to prioritize
  • Attention to detail and high level of accuracy
  • Desire to learn and grow within an organization
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Problem solving abilities and time management skills
  • Ability to be an effective team player

John W. Danforth Company is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a workplace free from discrimination. All employees and applicants for employment will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

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