Job Description


Performs all payroll functions from start to finish in an in-house environment. Compiles, reconcile, maintains, and provides payroll information.


Four years of recent experience in Payroll, Human Resources, or a related field.


An Associate’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business, Human Resources, or related field.

Excellent customer service skills.

Ability to think critically in a fast-paced environment.

Knowledge and ability to use spreadsheet, database, word processing, 10-key/Adding Machine proficiency.

Knowledge and ability to use HRIS or Payroll accounting systems.

Verbal & written communication skills in English and a demonstrated ability to read and comprehend written/graphic and oral instructions.


Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business, Human Resources or related field

Knowledge of government regulations as they relate to payroll accounting.

Intermediate to Advanced skill in Microsoft Excel highly desired

Professional HR or Payroll Certification (such as PHR, FPC, or CCP)


FBI fingerprint background check

Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization.

Required to work an irregular work schedule and overtime.


Effective: 2023-2024 SCHOOL YEAR

Location: District Office - 1010 E Tenth St

Classification: White Collar

FTE: 1.0 - 8 hours per day

Work Calendar: 12 month

Positions less than 30 hours per week are not eligible for district benefits.

Internal candidates will transfer at a rate commensurate with their bargaining unit language. For more information on the salary schedule, please reference the Employee Agreements Webpage.

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Tucson Unified School District is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination based on disability, race, color, religion/religious beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or national origin.

Job Contact Information
Name Cheryl Lennon
Title Payroll Manager
Phone 520-225-6150
Applications will be accepted
Tuesday, March 19, 2024 12:00 AM  -
Saturday, June 1, 2024 11:59 PM
(Pacific Standard Time)

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