Job Description

Job Details
Acumen Mesa, AZ - Mesa, AZ
Full Time
High School
$39,000.00 - $45,000.00 Salary/year
Admin - Clerical

Acumen, Inc. is one of the nation's leading fiscal agents offering a portfolio of innovative financial management services backed by superior customer service. Our passion is to help people lead independent lives through exceptional participant-directed programs.

Acumen is a great place to work. Our employees make a positive difference in our client’s lives by what they do. Among many benefits to working here, we offer medical, dental and vision coverage, generous paid time off, and incentive bonuses to those who qualify.


  • Works alongside payroll leadership team to identify necessary system revisions, formulate system requests and recommendations, and analyze post-implementation results of system changes.

  • Maintains best-in-class delivery of payroll operations by executing on the implementation of optimized processes, systems and tools (including but not limited to the accurate locking of payroll batches, processing pre notes, returns, stop payments).

  • Resolves payroll discrepancies by collecting and analyzing information.

  • Supports the Payroll Operations Manager and other Payroll Team Lead(s) to manage staff including but not limited to, hiring, training, mentoring, and performance management.

  • Performs all other job-related duties as assigned.



  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent

  • Credentials as a Certified Payroll Professional (CPP)

  • Three or more years of experience processing payroll

  • Excellent computer skills to include Microsoft Word and Excel

  • Attention to manage multiple tasks and details in a time sensitive environment

  • Ability to prioritize and meet rigid deadlines in a fast paced environment

  • Ability to occasionally work other than normal work hours due to increased work loads

If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process or hiring process, please submit your request through one of the following methods listed below:

(a) Dedicated fax 866-268-8885

(c) US mail - 4554 E Inverness Ave Mesa, AZ 85206- Attn Human Resources
(d) Dedicated phone - 1-866-242-2714 Option 1 (Employment Opportunities) DISABILITY ACCOMMODATION REQUESTS ONLY

RISE is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. We embrace diversity in all its form. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

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