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Payroll Specialist in Knoxville, TN at TeamHealth

Date Posted: 8/6/2022

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Job Description

TeamHealth has ranked three years running as “The World’s Most Admired Companies” by Fortune Magazine and one of America’s 100 Most Trustworthy Companies by Forbes Magazine in past years. TeamHealth, an established healthcare organization is physician-led and patient-focused. We continue to grow across the U.S. from our Clinicians to our Corporate Employees and we want you to join us.

JOB OVERVIEW

This position is responsible for generating and processing payroll and performing related underlying functions. 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Updates and maintains current payroll information on all employees in the Human Resources/Payroll information systems.
  • Prepares, processes and generates payroll checks and direct deposits, including regular and on-demand payrolls.
  • Setup garnishment deductions in payroll system and process payments to the applicable agencies.
  • Participates as an active team member by assisting other payroll processors with issues, training new processors, reviewing payroll maintenance and processing monthly payrolls.
  • Reconciles voucher deductions, garnishments, work shifts, disability, etc.
  • Completes special projects and other assignments as assigned by the Payroll Manager or Payroll Director.

 

Job Requirements

PHYSICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL DEMANDS:

The physical and environmental demands for this job are as follows:

  • Job performed in a well-lighted, modern office setting;
  • Occasional lifting/carrying (10 pounds or less);
  • Prolonged sitting;
  • Prolonged work on a computer/PC; and
  • Moderate stress.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

The job qualifications for this position are as follows:

  • Two (2) year accounting degree or equivalent work experience
  • One(1) to three (3) years of previous payroll experience, preferably in a 500+ employee setting;
  • Excellent computer skills (spreadsheet applications and HR/PR systems, i.e. Lawson, Kronos, Excel preferred);
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal);
  • Excellent quantitative and analytical skills;
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines; and
  • Excellent organizational skills.