Job Title:
Payroll Officer / Accountant
Job Code:
Posted On:
Job Type:
Full Time

Category: Professional

Shift: Day

Education: Four Year Degree

Civil Service: No

Background Investigation: Yes

Arkansas DL Required: Yes

CDL Required: No

Responsibilities of the Payroll Officer/Accountant position include all aspects of payroll functions, completion of bi-weekly and special payrolls, payroll reporting, payments and other related accounting duties. A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting is preferred, but not required.


  • Three to five years’ experience in payroll processing; or a combination of education and experience.
  • Must have experience using modern payroll software.
  • Ability to handle large numerical databases and produce mathematical forecasts using timeline data series and other modeling techniques.
  • Ability to analyze and interpret financial reports and legal documents.
  • Must be able to effectively communicate information to the public, all City departments and employees including the Mayor and City Council.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, formulate conclusions and present feasible solutions.
  • Must be able to maintain strict confidentiality.

If you meet the requirements and are interested in the position, please submit a resume and application with salary history to: Human Resources; City of Conway; 1111 Main Street; Conway, AR 72032. E-mail: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Position salary will be based on qualifications. The City of Conway offers a competitive benefits package.