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Payroll Clerk

Creative Financial Staffing (CFS) Chicago, IL
  • Expired: 11 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

CFS is looking for a Payroll Clerk to work with one of our top clients right here in Chicago, IL. The Payroll Clerk will be responsible for ensuring accurate and timely processing of all company payroll activities. This client’s office culture is reputable for their friendly team environment and progressive attitude. If you or someone you know might be interested in this Payroll Clerk job, keep reading to learn how to apply!


  • Prepare, enter and process all aspects of weekly payroll, including auditing, and reconciling
  • Compile weekly payroll information by collecting, calculating, and entering data from time cards
  • Update and maintain payroll records by entering changes in exemptions and banking institutions for direct deposit
  • Manage workflow to ensure all payroll transactions are processed accurately and timely
  • Process and track all garnishments and liens through payroll deduction following local, state, and federal requirements
  • Research and correct discrepancies about employee pay issues
  • Record, store, and analyze information in accounting software


  • Three years of Payroll experience
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel is preferred
  • Requires strong attention to detail and ability to solve accounting related issues
  • Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information

Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)

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CFS is a leading, employee-owned staffing firm. With more than two decades of experience helping companies locate, attract and hire exceptional accounting & finance professionals, CFS has unique resources to better understand hiring needs, attract higher-caliber candidates and assess candidate potential. Established in 1994, CFS today operates 30+ offices across 21 states and the Caribbean. Serving most major U.S. markets and beyond, CFS connects companies with candidates, from entry-level to executive level, temporary to direct hire and project support to interim management. CFS has twice been named to Forbes’ list of “Best Professional Recruiting Firms” and twice cited by LinkedIn as one of the “Most Socially Engaged Staffing Agencies."


Chicago, IL