Payroll | HR Generalist

Eugene, OR 97401

Posted: 06/19/2024 Industry: Clerical Job Number: 6192402 Pay Rate: Commensurate with Experience

Job Description

Position Summary: The Payroll Administrator|HR Generalist is responsible for completing payroll and timekeeping functions for multiple business entities in a timely and accurate manner. This position also provides administrative support to the HR department and works on other projects as assigned, supporting the company’s core values.



  • Prepares and processes all company payroll, commissions, bonuses, and other related payments in a timely and accurate manner. Responsible for the distribution of paychecks.
  • Prepares and reconciles employee deductions, garnishments, benefits, and 401k elections and matches.
  • Coordinates and maintains the data relating to the payroll system. Prepares regular and ad-hoc reports. Maintains central control of payroll records to ensure the integrity and accuracy of each payroll transaction in the system.
  • Prepares final paychecks and notifies benefit carriers of employee terminations.
  • Reviews and runs payroll reports and coordinates with the accounting department on the general ledger, accruals, and tax filings.
  • Prepares documents for and participates in payroll related audits, such as benefits, 401k and workers compensation.
  • Trains and assists employees with payroll logins and self-service.
  • Manages time-clock software and assists users.
  • Provides guidance, expertise, and technical support to HRIS and payroll users. Gathers information from users and recommends best practices to utilize the software effectively.
  • Documents issues and works with the vendor to provide timely resolution. Recommends changes and enhancements to the payroll system.
  • Ensures data in the HRIS/payroll system is maintained and accurate.
  • Responds to inquiries regarding payroll policies and processes. Communicates larger issues or potential liability issues to the Director of Human Resources.
  • Stays up to date on multi-state payroll laws and reporting requirements.
  • Maintains confidentiality on all payroll and related transactions.


  • Maintains and scans employee paper documents into the paperless filing system.
  • Compiles employee statistics for vendor and government reporting.
  • Verifies dates and earnings and responds to employment verification requests.
  • Assists with special events, celebrations, and employee recognition.
  • Demonstrates the desire to grow within the company, supporting culture and core values.
  • Completes other payroll and HR related projects as assigned.


  • Thorough knowledge of payroll regulations. Payroll certification or advanced payroll knowledge preferred. Experience processing multi-state payroll preferred.
  • Proficient with Outlook, Word, Excel, and HRIS systems, preferably with Kronos.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must have strong customer service skills and be responsive to employee needs.
  • Ability to accurately process large volumes of data within strict timelines.
  • Must possess strong attention to detail and have the ability to accurately complete tasks.
  • Ability to solve problems, research solutions and juggle multiple priorities and projects.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality related to sensitive company and employee information.

This is a direct hire opportunity offering an industry leading benefits and compensation package along with opportunities for professional development.  Please submit your resume for immediate consideration.  All inquiries kept strictly confidential.

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