About the role
At Hangar we embrace change, because we know it can lead to success. Now is your time to make a move.Hangar is looking for a Payroll Specialist to join our team.
The Payroll Specialist will process and manage the company’s payroll in Costa Rica. They will calculate wages based on hours worked and administer payments.
They are good with numbers and can be trusted with sensitive information. S / he will apply great communications skills to insure accurate results for all employees in Costa Rica.
We want this person to prepare a variety of statistical / financial reports, keep control of bonuses and other payments, compile data and provide support to the Financial Director, as appropriate.
They should have great attention to detail and the ability to problem solve.
With your incredible previous experience, you will :
Process monthly payroll for Costa Rica
Coordinate with HR updates, as well as authorize leaves and disabilities slips
Review Income Tax withholding
Review government reports (CCSS, INS, Ministerio de Hacienda) on a monthly basis
Review severance (liquidation) pay calculations
Create salary certificate letter
Keep track and report on vacation updates
Request back accounts for new employees
Responsible for the annual report to Procomer
Responsible for the annual D152
Control the payment of bonus and stipends.
What are we looking for? Besides a great attitude
You must have :
At least 3 years of experience in Payroll and Accounting (especially SS and Income Tax calculations)
Experience processing payroll for Costa Rica
Experience preparing payroll reports based on current regulations and legislation
Bachelor’s Degree or advanced student of Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or related field
Fluent in English, written, spoken and conversational (minimum B1 intermediate-advanced)
Microsoft Office experience including pivot tables and advanced formulas
It would be awesome if you also have :
4+ years of experience in Accounting (especially SS and Income Tax calculations)
4+ years of experience in Payroll
Working experience with payroll software (such as PeopleSoft, SharePoint & Time and Attendance Systems).
Experience creating reports for Procomer
Abilities and skills, you need to be successful in the role :
Ability to manage confidential and sensitive information with outstanding professionalism
Strong attention to detail
Problem solving skills
Excellent customer service
Works well under pressure and be a quick learner