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Payroll Accountant II (Looking to fill immediately)

Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College
Job Location:
Asheville, North Carolina
Business and Financial Services
Posting Details
Position Summary Information

Position Title Payroll Accountant II (Looking to fill immediately)

Position Type Full Time Regular

Annual Schedule 12 months

Expected Work Schedule Standard

Anticipated Days Monday - Friday

Anticipated Hours 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m .with occasional overtime

Anticipated Hours per Week 40

Work Location A-B Tech Main Campus

Job Description Summary

Produces College payroll and prepares governmental reports (941, ESC reports, W2’s, State Taxes).


  1. Processes College payroll.
  2. Deposits federal and state payroll taxes.
  3. Prepares and submits quarterly and annual governmental reports.
  4. Prepares W2’s for employees.
  5. Maintains other payroll deduction accounts (ASHP, 9PT, 9NPT).
  6. Maintains payroll files and reviews PSAs.
  7. Sends direct deposit files and uploads paychecks to Core Banking.
  8. Performs longevity calculations and calculates separating employee payouts.
  9. Provides information to the Business Office for NCCCS State Funds Reporting.
  10. Performs wage verifications.
  11. Maintains all non-benefit payroll deductions.
  12. Contributes to the College Vision, Mission, Values, and RISE statement.
  13. Supports workforce diversity in all its aspects.
  14. Performs other tasks as assigned.

Minimum Requirements (Applicant must meet all of the minimum requirements)

  1. Must have a minimum of an Associate’s degree in Accounting;
  2. Must have at least three years of full-time or equivalent experience processing payroll.

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Experience working at a NC community college.
  2. Proficiency in a foreign language such as Spanish, an East Slavic language, and/or American Sign Language.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Start Date: Looking to fill this position as soon as possible. Applicant Should:
1. Read the following before submitting the Application:
2. Upload Required Documents:
  • When applicable, upload the relevant transcript that correlates to the degree requirement in the minimum requirement or preferred qualifications with in the job posting. The transcript must show the individual courses taken and the degree that is conferred or awarded.
If selected for hire:
  1. If selected for hire, official sealed transcripts from an institution accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the US Department of Education are required to be received a minimum of two business weeks before the first day of work.
  2. Transcripts outside of the United States, must be accompanied by an evaluation completed by a NACES recognized agency and received by Human Resources at least two weeks prior to the first day of work.

Why Should I Work at A-B Tech?

A-B Tech is nestled in the mountains of Western North Carolina and has served as the region’s premier two-year college since our establishment in 1959. With five locations, the College service area includes Buncombe and Madison Counties. We are a family of approximately 10,000 curriculum students, 14,000 continuing education students, and 1,100 faculty & staff. We offer an array of programs to meet local workforce needs which culminate in 55 degrees, 18 diplomas, and 56 certificates. A-B Tech is indicative of the modern comprehensive community college – providing innovative educational programming and collaborative community development. If you are dedicated to student and community success, then we invite you to explore employment opportunities at A-B Tech. We hope you will consider joining the A-B Tech Trailblazer family!

A-B Tech Welcoming Culture (R.I.S.E)

A-B Tech commits to demonstrating an inclusive and welcoming culture of Respect, Integrity, Support, and Equity for Everyone. This is evident by our RISE Committee, the Trailblazer RISE Award, and annual RISE projects including the Welcoming Classroom, Appreciative Advising, and more!

A-B Tech is looking for:

A person who shares our commitment to sustaining a workplace that offers equal employment opportunity for applicants and employees without discrimination based on race, color, national origin, citizenship, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, disability genetic information/medical history, age, and/or veteran/military status. In addition, the College prohibits discrimination based on any characteristic or condition protected by law, but not specifically mentioned here.
Position Summary
Posting Detail Information

Review Date: (Application should be submitted by 8:00 a.m. EST on this date for consideration) 10/21/2022

Start Date

Keep Open Until Filled Yes

Salary or Hourly Pay Range (Salary is Non-Negotiable) Salary: $53,856

Total Compensation

Total Compensation: $79,521Your total compensation goes beyond this maximum salary. Your A-B Tech benefits represent nearly 30% of your total compensation.The total compensation for this position includes an 24.5% employer contribution to a defined pension plan, contributions towards medical and dental policies and fully funded life insurance / accidental death & dismemberment policy.

Benefits Summary

Benefit Summary:
  • Medical and Pharmacy Plan
  • Dental Plan
  • Vision Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Short and Long-Term Disability
  • Death Benefits
  • Life Insurance
  • Supplemental Policies
  • Professional Liability
  • Vacation Leave up to 26 days per year
  • Sick Leave of 12 days per year
  • Holiday Leave
  • All required protected leaves plus: Civil, Bereavement, Parental, Community Service, Maternity/Paternity, Shared, Educational, Military
  • Tax-sheltered Supplemental Retirement Plans
  • Tuition Reimbursement Plan
  • State Employees Credit Union membership
  • Employee Assistance Network
  • Annual Flex Benefit
  • Alternative Work Schedules
  • Longevity Pay
  • Educational Attainment


A-B Tech’s Human Resources (HR) department is located on the main campus at the Sunnicrest House. This beautiful Tudor-style Historic house served as a private residence for guests of the Vanderbilt family for the first century of the home’s life. Today you will find a professional HR family that is dedicated to ensuring all employees and applicants receive fast and accurate answers, compassion, fairness, and kindness from Monday through Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm. To ensure a prompt hiring process, please read the application directions located on the HR website. For questions, you may email us at

We look forward to welcoming you to our A-B Tech family!
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