Benefits/Payroll Specialist – 24-32 Hours/Week – Benefited Position

We are seeking a Benefits/Payroll Specialist to join our Finance Team who will be responsible for employee benefit deductions, data entry with Excel worksheets, maintaining confidential record keeping, filing, and working with employees and other municipal personnel. The Specialist will help employees enroll in the town benefit programs, keep detailed records of employee insurance information, and will manage the enrollment process.

This position also provides responsible payroll accounting functions to support activities related to benefit processing, such as employee contributions, state and federal withholdings, garnishments, reconciliation of accounts, and mandatory compliance, including Affordable Care Act (ACA). Work includes assisting in the preparation and processing of the town payroll with respect to maintaining and implementing deductions and benefit elections, verifying information accuracy, researching and resolving discrepancies, and performing a variety of related duties.

For full job description, go to the town of Pepperell website: Pepperell, MA – Official Website.

Position will remain open until filled. Anticipated hiring rate is $24.62-$26.71, DOQ. Submit resume and letter of interest to: Judy Palumbo, Human Resources, Town Hall, One Main St., Pepperell, MA 01463, or by email to