30 days ago


New York, NY


MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.


  • Ensure accuracy and timeliness of payroll processing and improvement in efficiency
  • Design and maintain internal controls for payroll function
  • Conduct audits prior to final processing of payroll
  • Set-up and maintain state unemployment taxes & state income taxes
  • Review quarterly payroll related tax filings
  • Monitor payroll tax setups, compliance, filings, payments, and reporting requirements
  • Process & analyze wage tax issues
  • Create & implement payroll procedures and checklists
  • Serve as point of contact for payroll issues
  • Completed Bachelor's degree required
  • 2+ years managing multi-state payroll, ADP preferred
  • International [Europe & Canada) payroll experience preferred
  • Extensive knowledge of payroll reporting
  • Working experience of payroll tax on state, federal & local levels
  • Intermediate MS Office and Advanced Excel skills required
  • Ability to work remote to start; role is located in Manhattan post-COVID

Our client is a Pharmaceutical organization, located in Manhattan. They are seeking a Payroll Specialist to join the team ASAP, in a temp-to-perm capacity. This role is remote to start, and will be in-office post COVID.

  • True temp-to-perm opportunity
  • Remote role to start due to COVID
  • Ability to grow experience within the payroll capacity in Manhattan
  • Full medical benefits provided
  • Commuter benefits provided

About the Company

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Michael Page

Michael Page is one of the world's leading professional recruitment consultancies, specializing in the placement of candidates in permanent, contract, temporary and interim positions with clients around the world.

The Group has operations in the Americas, UK, Continental Europe, Asia-Pacific and Africa.

In the US, we focus on the areas of:

  • Advisory
  • Banking and Financial Services
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Engineering and Manufacturing
  • Healthcare & Life Sciences
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology
  • Legal
  • Marketing
  • Page Personnel Office Support
  • Oil and Gas
  • Procurement and Supply Chain
  • Real Estate and Construction
  • Sales

Company Size

500 to 999 employees


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