The San Diego County Office of Education is recruiting for a Manager, Payroll Services in the Internal Business Unit of the Business Services Division. The job of Manager, Payroll Services is responsible for managing the operation of the payroll unit in the preparation, processing, and auditing of internal and external payrolls; providing technical expertise and advisory services to the County Office, school districts and other personnel regarding payroll administration; and supervising and evaluating the performance of assigned personnel. This position will also conduct workshops and training sessions on payroll related issues; correspond with federal, state, and county agencies; and oversee a variety of payroll related functions, including W-2 data, garnishments, etc.
This position requires a combination of education and experience equivalent to a bachelor’s degree in accounting, business administration, finance, or a closely related field, from a regionally accredited institution of higher learning and four (4) years of experience in payroll reporting and operations involving large automated business accounting systems, including at least one year of experience in a supervisory capacity. School district payroll experience is highly desirable and Oracle/PeopleSoft experience is preferred.
The San Diego County Office of Education provides a variety of services for the 42 school districts, 119 charter schools, and five community college districts in the county. We support 774 schools and 503,096 students, including the more than 11,000 children we educate each year through our Juvenile Court and Community Schools. Services we provide to school districts range from district and school improvement to budget approval and monitoring.