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Analyst, Payroll Accounting

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About the Opportunity

The role will require an accounting professional with a strong understanding of payroll and internal controls, and a willingness to continuously adapt. In this role you will contribute expertise, a desire to build a team community, and an eagerness to be a part of a winning culture. You will have opportunities to engage with external auditors, work alongside senior leaders, and develop new skillsets for growing your career

  • Preparing and uploading weekly/bi-weekly/monthly payroll journal entries
  • Preparing bank and other general ledger reconciliations
  • Updating, maintaining, and developing KPIs as required to monitor progress
  • Variance and trend analyses, as requested
  • Contributing to various projects including process improvements, system automation and upgrades
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with key stakeholders, such as Payroll Advisory, Property Managers, and other accounting and FP&A teams
  • Preparing working papers for external auditors as required
  • Updating and maintaining process documentation
  • Participating in technical training and development opportunities
  • Completing assignments at the direction of the team Lead or Senior Manager

About You

  • An undergraduate degree with an emphasis in accounting and finance
  • Completion of or enrollment in a professional designation such as, CPA (Chartered Professional Accountant), PCP (Payroll Compliance Practitioner) or CPM Certified Payroll Manager
  • Knowledge of Finance and HR systems, where experience with Oracle, JD Edwards, Ceridian Dayforce, and Workday would be an asset
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office tools i.e. Excel, PowerPoint, Word
  • Strong attention to detail, accuracy, and completeness and the ability to handle multiple tasks efficiently
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and reasoning skills
  • A proven team player, who possesses initiative, can work independently and with minimal supervision
  • High standards of business and ethical values with the ability to deal with confidential information


$68,000 - $70,000/year

How to Apply

Click the “Apply Now” button and follow the instructions to submit your resume. Please note that we only accept documents in MS Word or Rich Text formats. When referencing this job, quote #338961

You must currently reside within the Greater Toronto Area and be permitted to work in Canada to be considered for this opportunity. A recruiter will be in touch with you if your profile meets our client’s requirements for this role.

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Analyst, Payroll Accounting

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