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Payroll Administrator

Company: JSSA
Location: Rockville
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Job Description:

General Overview:
JSSA is one of Washington metropolitan area's most established and fastest-growing health and social service agencies, with offices in Maryland and Northern Virginia. Our mission is to empower individuals and families to achieve well-being across their lifespan. Our Accounting department has an immediate opening for a full-time Payroll Administrator to join our team.

Position Qualifications:
The Payroll Administrator is responsible for processing semi-monthly payroll for more than 450 employees, ensuring that employees are paid accurately and timely. Additionally, s/he prepares data for retirement plan(s), medical and dependent care plans and reimburses employees for approved expenses. S/he would be responsible for ensuring the account coding and journal entries in the payroll system are accurate and complete prior to being posted into the general ledger. S/he would perform monthly reconciliations of the general ledger payroll accounts and participate in the preparation of the agency's annual audit. The successful candidate will have the ability to meet time-sensitive deadlines, multi-task and a penchant for customer service. S/he will be able to handle sensitive and confidential information with sound judgment. S/he will be able to analyze payroll data and interpret new statutes and rules to maintain compliance. The ideal candidate will be proficient with Ceridian Dayforce payroll application, have strong Microsoft Excel skills and will have a minimum of 5 years of payroll experience. Certified Payroll Professional strongly preferred.

JSSA requires all employees to be up to date with their covid vaccinations.

This position is eligible for a hybrid work experience both in the office and working from home.


The Jewish Social Service Agency (JSSA) has been helping people across the Washington metropolitan area meet emotional, social, and physical challenges for more than 120 years. A nonsectarian provider, we serve people of all religious backgrounds, races and ethnicities, helping the youngest child to the most fragile senior, from individuals to entire families. JSSA provides services and support to nearly 31,000 individuals a year through our wide range of counseling, educational, specialized employment, in-home support, hospice and nursing care, and social services. We are a growing Agency and strive to be an Employer of Choice. As such we offer a competitive salary and benefits package, a healthy work-life balance, collaborative team environment and many opportunities for personal growth and professional development. We pride ourselves on our mission to be the first place for the Jewish community, as well as the community at large, to turn for clinical and social services of the highest quality that sustain and nurture all who seek assistance. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. AA/M/F/D

Keywords: JSSA, Rockville , Payroll Administrator, Human Resources , Rockville, Maryland

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