Payroll Tax Specialist in Erie, PA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/26/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Erie, PA
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  • Pay Rate
    $40000.0 - $48000.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Our client, an innovative leader in Erie, PA area, has a key position available as a Payroll Tax Specialist! This is a direct-hire opportunity with a rewarding career progression and comprehensive benefits package.

Payroll Tax Specialist will be responsible for processing of payroll tax payments, troubleshooting tax issues and producing payroll tax returns.


  • Preparing payroll tax returns, amendments and balancing tax payments
  • SUI Rate Exchanges with Agencies
  • Maintain Master Tax Database with accurate deposit frequency, rates, EINs and form of payment
  • Research and resolve tax notices
  • Troubleshoot tax issues and errors
  • Work with the internal departments to answer clients questions regarding tax issues
  • Corresponding with and building relationships with state tax agencies
  • Drafting penalty abatement letters to tax agencies
  • Keep up-to-date on latest developments as they affect tax regulations


  • Minimum 3 years of experience in Payroll
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in tax or a related field
  • Experience as Payroll Practitioner for large company environment a plus
  • Payroll service bureau experience a plus.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Thorough knowledge of federal and state payroll tax laws.
  • Ability to research and understand payroll tax filings and processes especially during year-end.
  • Experience in a high-volume payroll tax department highly desirable.
  • Technical aptitude; proficiency with MS Office.
  • Strong communication skills and problem solving ability.
  • Stable work history.

About Volt Workforce Solutions, Erie, PA:

Volt provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries. We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career. As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of ongoing support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees and clients.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.