Manager, Payroll & Benefits

  • Location: Ottawa, Ontario
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #4249

Job #4249 – Our client, a crown corporation located in downtown Ottawa, is looking to hire a strong Manager of Payroll & Benefits for a 1 year contract. Reporting to the Director of Human Resources, this position involves managing and mentoring a small team and overseeing the day-to-day payroll operations, benefits, and pension plan for a dynamic organization. Your extensive payroll knowledge and leadership experience will enable you to guide, train, mentor your team and to improve processes. Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Establishing payroll, pension, and benefits policies, procedures, and processes
  • Managing, motivating, and coaching team members to achieve organizational objectives
  • Providing consultations on employee-specific issues and organization-wide initiatives as a subject matter expert
  • Providing recommendations to senior management to provide a competitive compensation package
  • Overseeing HRIS ownership, maintenance, development, and evolution
  • Developing and delivering management presentations as required

If you are an experienced, detail-oriented, and client-centred individual looking for your next payroll challenge with great perks, look no further! Send us your résumé!



The main qualifications for this role include:

  • PCP designation / payroll certification completed
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience, with solid payroll and HR experience
  • At least 3 years of supervisory experience
  • Security clearance requires you to have lived in Canada for the last 10 years
  • Highly organized and able to multi-task
  • Strong communication skills

Definite Assets:

  • Bilingual (French / English)
  • Experience with Ceridian Dayforce

Compensation, Perks & Opportunities:

  • $96,000 – $120,000 salary range
  • Bonus potential
  • Excellent group benefits plan (yes, even though it’s a contract!)
  • 3 weeks’ vacation

Location: Ottawa – Downtown

Internal Job ID#: 4249

Recruiter Name: Tracey Windsor

How to Apply:

  1. If you are already registered with us, please contact your Recruiter and quote Job #4249
  2. With a resume, click the grey “Apply Now” button.
  3. Without a resume or have a question – Email us!

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Thank you for your interest! The recruiter responsible for this role will be in touch with those candidates whose skills and qualifications best match our client’s requirements. Please note that all candidates must be permitted to work in Canada to be considered.

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