The class works under general supervision & requires considerable knowledge of payroll processing & accounting (e.g., calculating payroll, time & labor processing, reporting withholding taxes & reconciliation), payroll software programs & may require knowledge of legal terminology in order to process court orders; provided technical assistance to University payroll &/or human resources staff to ensure compliance with payroll policies, rules, regulations &/or directives.
High School Diploma or GED; minimum of one (1) year experience in accounting &/or payroll processing (e.g., calculating payroll, employee withholdings, deductions, reporting & reconciliation, employer provided benefits, payroll charges, accrued leave, direct deposits, garnishments) ; experience using payroll software/ systems to process payroll.
Bachelor's degree; experience using payroll software/ systems to process payroll; excellent communication skills; ability to maintain a positive and supportive relationship with coworkers and University personnel; ability to contribute to a team environment.
Since 1908, Youngstown State University has prepared its graduates to become leaders in the region, the state, and the nation. Located on a beautiful 140-acre campus near downtown Youngstown, Ohio, YSU offers a comprehensive selection of major programs backed by a strong tradition of teaching and scholarship. YSU has a diverse student body of approximately 12,700 students. Multicultural students make up nearly 18 percent of the student body at the University, and over 400 international students hail from fifty-five countries. A student-faculty ratio of 16:1 provide the personal contact associated with a smaller institution, and its connection to the Ohio state system of higher education enables it to draw on the vast resources of that system.
Youngstown State University is a comprehensive urban research university that provides associate, baccalaureate, and graduate instruction and continuing education in one location. The University offers a broad curriculum in the School of Graduate Studies and Research and six colleges: Business Administration; Education; Creative Arts and Communications; Health and Human Services; Liberal Arts and Social Sciences; and Science, Technology, E...ngineering, and Mathematics.
Youngstown State University provides for a broad-based education through a core curriculum of 45 semester hours spread across five areas of concentration and emphasizing the development of writing, speaking, and critical-thinking skills.