Payroll Specialist - REMOTE DURING COVID

Apply for this position Please mention DailyRemote when applying
timePosted 8 days ago location United States salarySalary undisclosed
Before you apply - make sure the job is legit.

Attempting to apply for jobs might take you off this site to a different website not owned by us. Any consequence as a result for attempting to apply for jobs is strictly at your own risk and we assume no liability.

Job Description

For almost four decades, Acro has been providing customized workforce solutions to meet the demands of its clients in a continually evolving market. Acro provides its clients best in class services to meet the contingent labor needs of our clients as a Managed Service Provider (MSP) utilizing a variety of Vendor Management Systems (VMS) including Acro's own technology, XRM System. Acro also provides total talent solutions in the areas of Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO), Direct Sourcing, Employer of Record (EOR), Independent Contractor Compliance and Engagement, and Human Resource Outsourcing (HRO) services.

As an integral part of the team, the PAYROLL SPECIALIST will be instrumental in processing the weekly payroll for our contingent workforce. Come and join an organization that has been recognized among the Best & Brightest Companies to Work for in the Nation seven years in a row!


The Payroll Specialist is responsible for the daily collection of contract associate timecards, using internal company accounting software while ensuring contract associate's hours are accurate. The Payroll Specialist will also provide customer service to internal and external customers regarding timecard inquires and differences or issues that may arise.


  • Collection of employee's time.
  • Verification of the accuracy of employee's time.
  • Input of employee time into the payroll system (Ceridian Dayforce)
  • Production of and distribution of accounts receivable invoices and employee payroll checks.
  • Verification and payment of employee holiday and vacation pay.
  • Resolution of employee questions and problems associated with payroll checks.
  • Pull employee hours from multiple websites each week
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • High School diploma


  • 5 years' work experience in payroll processing.
  • 1-year experience in a high-volume payroll environment.


  • Ability to speak clearly and effectively.
  • Ability to communicate with diverse groups of people and routinely produce positive outcomes in a timely manner.
  • Ability to present information and respond to questions from employees.
  • Proficient computer skills required (Windows, MS Excel, and MS Word).



  • Experience with Ceridian/Dayforce payroll system (or similar e.g. ADP WorkforceNow, Paycom, etc.) is strongly preferred
  • Processing employment verifications and garnishments
  • Experience working in Great Plains (GP)


  • Frequently sits, walks, and stands.
  • May be required to occasionally lift up to 15 pounds.


  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee will work in an office environment.
  • The noise level in the work area is usually low.

Acro values diversity in our workforce and is an Affirmative Action & Equal Opportunity Employer, and Acro is also committed to hiring veterans and offers sponsorship opportunities.