Payroll Accountant

Payroll Accountant
City of Kennewick Finance Department
 Kennewick, Washington
Job Description

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