Payroll Accountant in Houston, TX at Volt

Date Posted: 9/10/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Houston, TX
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt Professional Search has partnered with an Oil and Gas services company based out of Houston, TX in search for a Payroll Accountant. This is an excellent opportunity to be involved in a growing company with many opportunities for career advancement and professional development.


  • Timely processing of all payroll transactions ensuring accuracy, completeness, and compliance.
  • Monitor service delivery queues and respond to inquiries.
  • Proactively troubleshoot and resolve payroll issues.
  • Independently research customer question to provide solutions.
  • Monitor payroll interfaces, identify, and help resolve discrepancies.
  • Validate time entries and perform variance analysis.
  • Confirm and verify all payroll data, including deductions, taxes, and variances.
  • Identifies transaction entry and process optimization opportunities.
  • Plays a key role in payroll projects and leads optimization implementations.
  • Provide data, reports and supporting documentation for internal and external audit.
  • Work with internal and external partners on all payroll related initiatives and engagements.

Skills / Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or comparable Payroll experience/credential
  • Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience processing payroll for a multi-state employer with multiple locations
  • Analytical Skills; demonstrated ability to perform accurate and timely analysis of data with attention to details.
  • Fluent in MS Office suite; particularly in Excel
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills; ability to effectively communicate with various levels of customers; managers and peers.
  • Strong planning and organizational skills; demonstrated ability to manage and complete multiple tasks while working with tight deadlines.