Job Description

Payroll Analyst - San Diego!

Join a growing and profitable defense company to contribute to a successful accounting team as a Payroll Accountant. This role is not just processing payroll, but rather performing the analytical and accounting procedures behind payroll. It is a great way to further your payroll skills. Apply today!


  • Analyze payroll journal entries and general ledger to ensure proper accounting in accordance with US GAAP
  • Perform ad hoc analyses over payroll to provide answers to management questions (i.e. what will happen to payroll if we add three staff?)
  • Provide guidance to less experience staff to ensure that payroll is processed accurately and timely
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or a related field and four to six years of progressive experience in a large company payroll function required
  • Knowledge of a large ERP system and ability to manage large data sets is required
  • Ability to communicate effectively, lead others, and collaborate cross-functionally with management from other departments (legal, finance, etc) is required
Please email your resume to if you meet the requisite experience, and want to use your experience to make a difference!

Application Instructions

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