The Payroll Officer is an executive level position for the City of Santa Fe that reports to the Finance Director. Serving as a senior advisor and resource to the Finance Director, the Payroll Officer works to ensure effective and efficient financial management of the City’s operations; responsible for ensuring policies and procedures are in place to provide reasonable assurance that the city assets are protected and the City is in compliance with relevant regulations and laws. The Payroll Officer performs a variety of managerial and advanced accounting and finance duties related to coordinating various day-to-day functions of the finance department; including ensuring the prompt and accurate examination of payrolls to assure proper authorization for payment, and the control of payroll deductions.
The City of Santa Fe is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the American's with Disabilities Act, the City will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective employees and incumbents to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.
TO APPLY: Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the city application form. Submit City of Santa Fe Application by one of the following methods: Fill out application at Human Resources Department, City Hall, 200 Lincoln Avenue, Santa Fe, NM; mail application to P.O. Box 909, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87504-0909; or fax application to (505) 955-6810. Applications may be downloaded from our website: www.santafenm.gov; or apply online at www.santafenm.gov. Applications become public record upon receipt and may be made available for public inspection upon request.
When required of the position, attach a copy of certification(s) or license(s). Copies of high school diploma/GED & college degree must be provided at time of interview. Pre-placement physical exams are required for some positions. Incomplete applications may delay or exclude consideration of your application.