Payroll Manager

Dawson - Columbus, OH (30+ days ago)3.7

Manager of Payroll

Columbus, OH

$60,000-$70,000 per year, DOE

Oversee all payroll functions for 24 restaurant locations over several states. This position will manage the day-to-day payroll administration, including monitoring multi-state and federal compliance, and provide excellent customer service to internal employees and external contacts.


  • Payroll processing on a bi-weekly basis for 2000+ employees.
  • Provide the accurate reporting of payroll related transactions in the general ledger. Analyze and resolve any reconciling items in payroll-related accounts in collaboration with accounting departments
  • Maintain a positive relationship with restaurants and managers. This includes resolving issues and providing feedback/training, as needed
  • Partner with Benefits and HR
  • Complete tax processes including issuing of W-2’s
  • Prepare required reports and/or payments to government agencies


  • 3-5 years of experience in Payroll
  • Experience with Paycor or ADP systems helpful
  • Proficient with Word and Excel
  • Knowledge of federal, state, and local payroll tax regulations
  • Strong auditing skills and attention to detail
  • Restaurant payroll experience and/or experience working in hospitality/retail strongly preferred

About Dawson

Dawson, a family-owned staffing and recruitment agency, is celebrating 70 years establishing careers. Operating in Columbus since 1946, Dawson places professionals in temporary, temp-to-hire, and full-time jobs in the fields of administrative, call center, skilled trades, accounting & finance, creative, information technology, engineering, legal, and healthcare. Dawson is committed to the community with strong philanthropic and volunteer initiatives and has been honored with multiple “Top Workplace” awards by Columbus CEO magazine and “Best of Business” awards from Columbus Business First. Learn more, or find your next job today at

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $60,000.00 to $70,000.00 /year

Required work authorization:

  • United States