Payroll Officer

  • RMI Ports Authority
  • Remote (Marshall Islands)
  • Oct 13, 2021
Full time Human Resources Logistics, Distribution and Warehouse

Job Description & Skills/Qualifications Required

RMI Ports Authority (RMIPA) is a public corporation of the RMI Government for providing managerial, operational support and services for the Marshall Island Ports.

We are seeking dynamic individual to join our Finance Team:

The Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Collecting daily, weekly, and monthly employee timesheets.
  • Calculating employee work hours.
  • Calculating employee benefits and deductions.
  • Preparing employee compensation checks using payroll software.
  • Ensuring taxes comply with company and state regulations.
  • Scheduling electronic payments and handing out paychecks.
  • Distributing payment statements.
  • Responding to employee questions about compensation, taxes, benefits, and deductions.
  • Entering new employee data into the company database.


Education, Knowledge and Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, human resources, or a similar field.
  • Previous experience working as a payroll officer.
  • Advanced Mathematical skills and strong attention to detail.
  • Proficient with payroll software including Quickbooks Payroll.
  • Familiarity with accounting software and procedures.
  • Ability to handle confidential information.
  • Familiarity with RMI labor laws,
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to prepare and present payroll reports.


Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience (to be discussed during the interview).

How to Apply

If you believe you are the right person for this role, please send your application letter together with detailed curriculum vitae and names of 3 referees to the undersigned:

Delivered or Posted to:           Mr. James Bing

The Chief Executive Officer

P.O Box 109, Majuro, Marshall Islands

 Or via email to :            


Close Date: 11.59pm, Friday 31st, October, 2021 (Majuro Time).

Should you have any queries, please contact Mr. Anthony Johnson via email on

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Accounting Jobs (Other), Human Resources Consulting & Generalist, Human Resources Clerk, Payroll Officer


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