Senior Payroll Accountant


Posted: 10/04/2021


The finance department has an immediate opening for someone who can demonstrate the WCF values to join their team as a senior payroll accountant. This is an exempt position that works out of WCF's Sandy, Utah headquarters. This posting is open to internal and external candidates.



The senior payroll accountant manages and oversees all aspects of the company's payroll for 400+ employees. The person in this position is responsible for analyzing complex financial reports and records. The senior accountant prepares journal entries and reconciliations. The person in this position will work with a team of accounting technicians to learn the daily premium receipts and collections processes. The senior payroll accountant provides financial analysis, interpretation of variances, and recommendations as needed.



The most qualified senior payroll accountant candidate will have:

  • At least two years of experience in payroll.
  • Initiative: takes ownership of assigned projects.
  • Excellent communication and organization skills.
  • Exceptional analytical skills and attention to detail.
  • At least five years of accounting or finance experience preferred.
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, business, or related field preferred
  • Understanding of GAAP or SSAP accounting principles.

An internal candidate should have six months in their current position. Candidates should have acceptable job performance and a good attendance record in their current position and must notify their current supervisor that they have applied for the position.

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