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Payroll Analyst

Job Highlights
Toronto
Direct Hire
$79,000

About the Opportunity
  • Process and finalize full cycle payroll processing; including transmitting, reconciliation, and accepting / committing payroll data for all Canadian employees on a semi-monthly basis using outside payroll vendor (Ceridian)
  • Receive and process payroll change information from local offices and Workday
  • Audit information for completeness and take appropriate action where needed
  • Accurately compute retroactive pay, partial pay and overpayments based on input data
  • Receive, input, and review bi-weekly time sheets for accuracy
  • Prepare special payment files by using external programs for input to processing platform
  • Maintain all data on payroll systems
  • Proven ability to build strong partnerships with colleagues across the organization (HR, technology etc.), desire to be flexible and think strategically
  • Provide support to leadership by driving processing efficiencies, standardization, and employee development / engagement
  • Work alongside the North America Payroll team on special projects targeted at transforming and modernizing the US and Canada payroll functions
  • Strong project management skills; must be able to manage multiple complex projects at the same time
  • Perform other duties and special projects as assigned or required

About You
  • Associates degree in a business related field or equivalent experience in payroll-related field; Bachelor's Degree is preferred
  • 3+ years payroll processing experience with automated systems, including report writing tools.
  • Expertise in Ceridian and ADP platforms is highly preferred
  • Proficient using Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word and PowerPoint) (Pivot Table and V Look Ups)
  • Quebec Payroll experience
  • ADP
  • Extensive knowledge of payroll functions, including preparation, balancing, internal controls, and payroll taxes.
  • Experience with Canadian payroll taxation rules and regulations
  • Knowledge of provincial, state, federal and local payroll laws and best practices
  • Ability to handle confidential information in a professional manner
  • Excellent customer service orientation with creative and resourceful problem solving skills – “can do” attitude
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills with attention to detail and the ability to multi-task
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills with ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization
  • Self starter, highly motivated and innovative

Salary Range
$72,000 - $79,000/year

How to Apply
Click the “Apply Now” button and follow the instructions to submit your resume. Please know that we only accept documents in MS Word or Rich Text formats.
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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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