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The Clerk-Treasurer’s Office is accepting applications for a Payroll and Employee Benefits Clerk. This position will be responsible for performing a variety of accounting, bookkeeping, and clerical duties relating to the recording, processing, and issuing of bi-weekly, monthly, and semi-annual payroll. This is a full-time position with a starting salary range of $13.00 to $15.00 per hour with benefits.

Job duties include: managing and maintaining all payroll procedures, maintaining payroll information by collecting and entering data, maintaining and updating employee files, payroll records, insurance deductions, as well as determining payroll liabilities by calculating employee federal, state and social security taxes. Other duties may be assigned.

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or general education diploma (GED)

  • Experience as a payroll clerk or comparable role

Preferred Knowledge and Skills Include:

  • Experience in data collection, entry and reporting with excellent attention to detail and confidentiality

  • Experience with BS&A or similar municipal government software

  • Knowledge of general accounting principles

  • Working knowledge of Excel and Word

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Organization and time management skills

  • Strong analytical skills

Interested candidates must submit the Town’s application with resume via email to jennifer.sandberg@cedarlakein.org or fill out the application at

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe-4FzWKOYiRxcA_vF_QRISrpnew8BRJ8bpgOWNsXrMDsWQYw/viewform

The deadline for submittal is Friday, October 30, 2020 by 5:00 pm. Phone calls will not be accepted.