HR/Payroll Specialist

YMCA of Pierce and Kitsap Counties

Full time

Mar 27

Starting Wage: $17.74+ per hour, depending on qualifications

Hours: Part Time, 25 hours per week

Position Closes: April 4


The YMCA of Pierce and Kitsap Counties follows PPE measures and physical distancing directives from state and local governments as part of the collective effort to combat the spread of COVID-19.

Work is ordinarily performed in an office environment, but may be performed remotely depending on health and safety requirements under the COVID-19 pandemic.

Ignite your Passion, Live the Y Cause

Are you a human resources and payroll professional looking to be a part of a dynamic team for a fast-paced, forward-thinking organization? Would you like to work for a cause-driven organization supporting over 800 employees? As the HR/payroll specialist, you will provide a great staff and member experience by supporting employees and managers with payroll-related matters and providing support to the HR and Payroll departments.

If hired for this position you will support semi-monthly payroll processing, enter payroll related changes for employees, provide support to the work-study program and minor work form process. You will provide support to human resources systems and data. You will also support the Learning and Development team by ensuring trainings are entered into the timekeeping system.

The YMCA of Pierce and Kitsap Counties offers a competitive salary and benefits package as well as the opportunity to impact the lives of the people we serve. We strive to draw the most talented leaders to make an impact each day in Pierce and Kitsap Counties. We invite individuals who are motivated servant leaders to apply to be an active, inspiring part of the team.

As a part time employee, you will receive paid sick leave and an individual membership to the YMCA of Pierce and Kitsap Counties.

Are you a good fit?

You are committed to valuing and promoting diversity and contributing to an inclusive working and learning environment.

You have an Associate’s Degree in payroll/accounting/finance or related field (preferred, but can be offset with a combination of some college and/or experience in payroll).

You have 2-4 years of experience in a payroll system (such as ADP or Kronos preferred).

You know how to give great customer service.

You are organized, proactive and know how to get things done

You are comfortable with computers, including practical application of MS Office suite, including Teams, and Zoom.

You are proficient in Word and Excel.

You have good time management skills.

You have excellent attention to detail.

You are able to maintain confidential information.

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YMCA of Pierce and Kitsap Counties

The Y is the leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community by connecting all people to their potential, purpose, and each other. Working locally, we focus on empowering young people, improving health and well-being, and inspiring action in and across communities. By bringing together people from different backgrounds, perspectives and generations, we ensure that we all have access to the opportunities, relationships and resources necessary to learn, grow, and thrive.

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