Senior Payroll Specialist - Military veterans preferred

Frontier Technology, Inc. (


United States

FTI is seeking a Senior Payroll Specialist to be based in Goleta, California. You must live within a reasonable commute from the office, as no relocation will be provided for this role.
The Senior Payroll Specialist will manage and process payroll. In addition, the Senior Payroll Specialist will assist in the monthly accounting close process and reporting.
Process tax reporting (W-2, etc.)
Process biweekly payroll and related accruals
Support strong internal control procedures and identify areas of improvement
Ensure accurate entry of employee salaries, reported hours, bonuses, severance pay, deductions and withholding for 401(k), garnishment requests, county, state and federal taxes and benefits
Respond to payroll and benefit related inquiries in a timely manner
Manage the processing of reimbursements, conversions, terminations, leave of absence, disability and unpaid/paid time off benefit payouts
Must be a US Citizen with the ability to obtain and maintain DoD Clearance as needed
Minimum of 2 - 6 years’ experience in Payroll
Proficiency in Microsoft Office
Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, verbally and in writing
Ability to operate a calculator, computer, and other general office equipment
Ability to work under short-term deadlines with a high degree of accuracy
Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment