This recruitment is for Temporary Payroll & Benefits Administrator positions through UCI's internal temporary service.UCI Temporary Employment Services (TES) is continuously seeking applicants to assist in filling the temporary needs of the UC Irvine Campus in Irvine and the UC Irvine Medical Center in Orange. We recruit for this position on an on-going basis in order to build a talent pool of potential candidates.Payroll & Benefits AdministratorIndependently audit and reconcile complex high risk travel/entertainment reimbursements and payments for both the campus and the medical center to ensure that payments are made in accordance with the University's policies, state and federal law and government agency regulations. Audit all payments subject to fraud and those subject to the Public Records Act to ensure compliance.Identifies reimbursements to senior management that are subject to Public Records Act requests. Communicates policies and reimbursement standards to senior management as well as other key positions on the campus and at the medical center. Ensures that all transactions are brought into compliance.Independently analyzes and resolves unique and complex technical KualiFinancial System (KFS) issues. Develops logical and objective recommendations and /or solutions to situations occurring outside standard administrative policy.Works closely with KFS users and the Office of Information Technology (OIT) to ensure that appropriate system modifications are made to resolve issues.Initiates or responds to campus inquiries related to KFS travel and entertainment policies. Determines appropriate corrective action as needed and coordinates the preparation of the proper financial system documents. Questions are frequently complex, requiring the interpretation, synthesis and application of a variety of policies, procedures and regulations.Reviews and authorizes KFS payments and reimbursements to ensure compliance with the University of California policy, applicable state/federal laws, and guidelines to minimize and eliminate adverse effects and penalties to the University.Provides ongoing advice and consultation to administrative management and to departmental administrators regarding complex accounting and travel policies, procedures and practices. Reviews requests for exception and independently delivers interpretation and analysis in a firm and persuasive manner. Conducts research on complex requests and issues that have not been encountered before.Advise departments on ledger reconciliation, audit and preparation of financial journals, and appropriate accounting tools.Provide backup to associates in times of peak workload and provide responses to their more technical and complex problems and questions.Provide complex analysis and interpretation of the University's travel, entertainment and employee/non-employee policies and procedures for the campus and medical center.Desired: Working knowledge or KUALI, Electronic Fund Transfers processing, general ledger inquire, and on line transfer of expense.Below is a list of responsibilities the temps would perform: - Return to Work - Benefit Enrollments - KFS Approver - Child Support Payments - COH - Loan Forgiveness - Service Credits - KFS Uploader - Expense Transfers - Payroll Benefits Administrator - 403B/457B Inquires - Insurance Premium Inquires - DepCare Requests - Leave of Absence Benefits TEMPORARY EMPLOYMENT*This is a temporary employment recruitment reporting to the UCI Temporary Employment Services (TES) Department* To be a viable candidate for the temporary employment program, you must be able to start employment within 1 to 2 days after temporary employment is offered* Interviewing and hiring is based on internal hiring needs and how well the candidate matches the requirements, and a fit to the assignment * TES is constantly seeking applicants although there may not be the immediate need to interview or hireThe majority of our temporary positions are Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., however, we also have occasional part-time, weekend and evening hours available. Comprehensive benefits options are also available for temporary employees, including paid vacation, holidays, and sick leave.Salary: $23.58 per hourWork Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. This is a Floater Position.Please attach your resume.Employment subject to criminal records background check.Some temporary assignments may require clearance of health physical or require a valid California Driver's License for driving university vehicles.As a Federal Contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts.The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to excellence through diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.**Please note that we recruit for this position on an on-going basis in order to build a talent pool of potential candidates. When a position becomes available, we will review applicants at that time. Due to the volume of resumes that we receive, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in employment with UCI Temporary Employment Services.
Internal Number: 2018-0012
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