Jarden Corporation Coleman - Sr Acctg Clerk in Wichita, Kansas

Live, Learn, Work and Play

At Coleman our vision is to be the leading outdoor recreation company in the U.S. by developing high-quality, innovative products that enhance the enjoyment of the outdoors and create lasting memories.


PRIMARY PURPOSE OF JOB: Responsible for ensuring the timely and accurate processing and distribution of payroll. Assist with general accounting functions that include journal entries, account reconciliations and ensuring compliance with Sarbanes Oxley requirements.


  • Responsible for the processing, balancing, and distribution of C.O.R. factory payrolls.

  • Maintain Kronos time keeping system to ensure the accuracy of payroll records.

  • Audit employee timecards within Kronos each pay period to ensure hours are reasonable and that fringe hours including: jury duty, vacation, PTO, military leave, etc. are paid according to Company Policies.

  • Continually maintain PeopleSoft payroll database and applicable payroll records.

  • Answer requests from outside agencies. Answer inquires from employees and management.

  • Complete monthly Payroll and Accounts Payable balance sheet reconciliations.

  • Run all PeopleSoft Payroll processes including uploading the Kronos time file, reconciling hours, entering and reviewing deduction overrides, submitting direct deposit, positive pay, and tax files for the Coleman Weekly/Hourly and the Deferred Compensation payrolls.

  • Administer and review payroll deductions as assigned.Includes monitoring missed deductions and adjusting arrears balances as needed.

  • Responsible for calculation of assigned payroll reserves such as PTO and PFP accruals.

  • Responsible for completing monthly reconciliations for various Payroll accounts within a timely manner.

  • Assist with month end close as assigned.Tasks may include compiling, completing and logging journal entries while ensuring Sarbanes Oxley compliance.

  • Backup to the Payroll Supervisor.

  • Assist the Accounting Department with other projects.



  • College or business/accounting training preferred.

  • Three to five years experience in payroll, accounting or human resources required.

  • Must have demonstrated ability to maintain confidentiality of records.

  • General knowledge of computer systems including experience with Microsoft Word and

Excel. PeopleSoft, and Kronos experience a plus.

  • Must have strong accounting and reconciliation skills.

  • Individual must be detail-oriented and possess good organizational skills.

  • Must be a self-starter and have the ability to learn fast and work under little supervision.

  • Ability to work on multiple projects and tasks with deadlines is required.

  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment.

  • Accuracy is required and individual must be conscientious and professional.

  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Occasional overtime and ability to work longer hours on Monday, Tuesday and occasional holidays is required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We participate in E-Verify.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

COMPANY: The Coleman Company, Inc.

Requisition Id: 111030

Location: KS - Wichita