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Financial Systems and Payroll Specialist NEW

Posted: 01/12/2023

Financial Systems and Payroll Specialist NEW • Work Department: Business Services • Class Title/Code: (5000) • Effective Date: Jan 10, 2023 • Responsibilities: A Financial Systems and Payroll Specialist typically: • Manages payroll operations ensuring compliance with all regulatory agencies as well as collective bargaining agreements. • Serves as the primary liaison with programmers to facilitate changes/upgrades to the payroll system • Develops and implements policies and procedures • Identifies and implements opportunities for ongoing business process improvement to improve accuracy and efficiency of operations to include improving internal control • Serves as a coordination point for all campus constituencies seeking assistance with payroll issues. • Direct and train accounting staff • Required Qualifications: CREDENTIALS TO BE VERIFIED • Bachelor's degree with a major in Accountancy or a related field AND two (2) years of professional level accounting experience. OR • Possession of current registration as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Management Accountant, or a valid license to practice Public Accounting (LPA). OR • Master's degree in Accountancy or a related field. 2.. Additional education, training, and/or work experience in an area of specialization inherent to the position may be required: • Starting Salary: $4,103 /monthly • Application Deadline: Jan 24, 2023 Employment - Information & Instructions Complete an online. Submit supplemental application materials, which may include transcripts, licenses, certifications, resume, and a copy of the DD214 (if applicable), via email to All application materials are due in the WIU Human Resources Office no later than 4:30 p.m. the day of the application deadline. Western Illinois University is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity employer with a strong commitment to diversity and a non-discrimination policy that includes sex, race, color, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, religion, age, marital status, national origin, disability, or veteran status. For questions regarding the application process, please contact: Human Resources Office Sherman Hall 105 1 University Circle Macomb, IL 61455 Phone: (309) 298-1971 ext. 1 Fax: (309) 298-2300 Email: Open: Monday - Friday; 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Copyright ©2022 Inc. All rights reserved. jeid-1e03e9584dfd204da81832fd82d00d4d