Payroll Tax Accountant

Fargo, ND
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May 17, 2018
Job Type
Full Time
Position Description:
NDSU is seeking an Accountant with experience in payroll and multi-state taxation to join our team in providing support to the university payroll and employee tax processes. The Payroll Tax Accountant must be compliance and customer-focused, and possess strong technology skills. This position will support the university payroll process, to include tax payments, remittance, and reporting; coordinate payroll process with Accounting to reconcile payroll information with the general; perform payroll reconciliation and ensure payroll tax compliance for multi-state, federal and international.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelors degree in Accounting
  • Demonstrated detailed knowledge and understanding of general ledger accounting, reconciliation and payroll
  • 3 years experience in an accounting or business related position to include payroll, payroll taxes and reconciliation experience
  • Strong computer proficiency using various software programs
  • Organizational and leadership skills with an ability to work with and motivate others
  • Demonstrated oral, written and interpersonal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:
  • CPA
  • Advanced degree
  • Certification in accounting or payroll
  • Higher Education experience
  • Experience with multi-state taxes
  • Effective analytical and problem solving skills

Screening Date: 05/31/2018
Open Until Filled: No
Search Type: Internal/External Simultaneously: Open to all applicants
No Smoking Notice:
As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. • 23-12-10.

EO/AA Statement:
NDSU does not discriminate in its programs and activities on the basis of age, color, gender expression/identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, participation in lawful off-campus activity, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, public assistance status, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, spousal relationship to current employee, or veteran status, as applicable.

Veteran's Preference Notice: This position is subject to North Dakota Veteran's Preference requirements.
Location (City, State): Fargo, ND

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Are you a North Dakota resident?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you qualify for North Dakota veteran's preference?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * If yes, list exact dates of service:
    (Open Ended Question)
  4. * Do you qualify for North Dakota disabled veteran's preference?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * If Other, please specify:
    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Veterans Preference Claim Form (DD214)
  2. Veterans Administration Letter
  3. Other Document 1
  4. Other Document 2

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