COS Accounting
  • Provo, UT, USA
  • Full Time

COS Accounting & Tax in Provo, UT is seeking to hire a full-time or part-time Payroll Clerk. Are you looking for a growing firm to build your career with? Are you passionate about doing the right thing for our clients? If so, read on!

We pay a competitive salary of $15.00-20.00 hour DOE. Our billing team also enjoys monthly lunch and learns, quarterly activities, ice cream social on Thursdays, 2 weeks of PTO (one during Christmas and one in July) as well as additional PTO. If this sounds like the opportunity you've been searching for, apply today!


COS Accounting & Tax provides unparalleled personalized accounting services to a broad range of clients across the nation. We specialize in helping 1099 employees set up LLCs & S-Corps to help them save on taxes. We also offer any accounting service their small business may need, including payroll, bookkeeping, backdating, and more.

We are a new start-up with an open door policy and a family-oriented atmosphere. We listen and value our employees' input and ideas. Although we have several different departments, we are always striving to work as TEAM. In addition to our great work environment, our team also enjoys competitive compensation and benefits.


Each day, you can be found maintaining payroll information by calculating and entering data, updating payroll records by entering any changes to employee information or benefits, and preparing reports that include summaries of earnings, tax deductions, leave, compassionate leave and non-taxable wages. A few other tasks are calculating payroll liabilities and calculating employer's payments for social security, unemployment and worker's compensation. You will be applying for state accounts and creating quarterly documents. Your customer service skills will be out to use resolving payroll discrepancies. Your passion for accuracy and attention to detail help you excel in this position. No figure, no matter how small, gets by you without being checked, double-checked, and recorded in the right place. Who says that payroll isn't exciting?


  • High School Diploma required, Associates Degree preferred
  • Comfortable processing payroll
  • At least 1 year of experience in payroll or in a similar role
  • Extremely detail oriented, focused, and willing to learn
  • Adherence to laws and best practices regarding customer data
  • Comfortable dealing with numbers and processing financial information
  • Efficiency and completeness in following directions
  • Effective in communicating with clients and problem solving
  • Punctual and able to meet deadlines

Experience with multiple payroll providers is preferred but not required. Are you organized and attentive to detail? Is accuracy important to you? Do you have excellent analytical skills? Do you have strong written and verbal communication skills? Are you self-motivated and able to prioritize effectively? Do you work well under tight deadlines? If so, you may be the perfect addition to our team of accounting and bookkeeping professionals!


The typical schedule for this position is Monday-Friday, 9am to 5pm.


If you feel that you are right for this tax preparation position, fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application today!

Location: 84604

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