The City of Kennewick is looking for an experienced Payroll Accountant to join our Finance team. The Tri-Cities largest community at over 80,000 residents, Kennewick covers 25 square miles and features a solid, growing economy supported by retail trade, services, light industry, and food processing. To help support this fast-paced growth, the City’s Payroll Accountant plays an important role in; analyzing, developing, and recommending improvements to the City’s payroll and personnel budgeting procedures, implementing a new payroll and HRIS system in 2021-2022, and onboarding new employees to meet the growing demands of our citizens.
This is a single level classification. It is not part of a series. A complete job description and an overview of the City’s highly-competitive benefits package can be viewed on the City’s website at https://www.go2kennewick.com/304/Human-Resources.