Payroll Specialist

AccountAbility Staffing, a Division of Taylor White - Tampa Bay, FL


Are you a self-motivated individual who has the ability to pay close attention to detail and has payroll experience? If so, we have a position for you! We are conducting a search for a Payroll Specialist to join the team of one of Tampa Bay’s premier employers. This is a temporary assignment, working 40 hours a week with overtime potential! Reference and background check will be required. This position will primarily be responsible for all payroll related functions.

Payroll Specialist Job Duties:

  • Account analysis and reconciliation of all critical accounts.
  • Responsible for research to resolve all variances in payroll accounts.
  • Prepare and reconcile funding reports.
  • Prepare wire recap after each payroll run for distribution to internal departments.
  • Participate/assist in year-end payroll functions as assigned.
  • Responsible for payroll accounting projects as requested by upper management.

Payroll Specialist Skills/Qualifications:

  • Associate Degree in Accounting preferred
  • 2+ years of Payroll processing experience
  • Proven excellent excel skills
  • Great work ethic
  • Solid critical thinking and analysis and attention to detail
  • Superb communications skills required

Payroll Specialist Benefits and Compensation:

  • A professional working environment
  • GREAT leadership and high visibility
  • Highly competitive rate of $16 - $18 per hour (commensurate with experience)
  • Overtime potential
  • Health and dental insurance after initial 90 days of employment
  • Holiday pay & Bonus pay

At AccountAbility Staffing, a Division of Taylor White, we specialize exclusively in Accounting & Finance leadership roles in the greater Tampa Bay area. Our industry knowledge combined with our extensive recruiting experience means we not only know what you're looking for; we know how to find it! For more information, please contact us via our website at

JOB ID: AA1017

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $16.00 to $18.00 /hour


  • Payroll: 2 years (Preferred)


  • Associate (Preferred)