Payroll Team Lead

  • Location: Ottawa, Ontario
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #4267

Job #4267 – A fantastic opportunity for a natural leader to join a growing company in an exciting industry. The successful applicant will have experience in payroll and will be able to work well within a team. Known for offering a great work life balance, this is a well-respected organization that will provide the successful candidate with the technical challenges to stay engaged while offering variety in their day-to-day! Reporting to the Payroll Manager while supporting a team of Payroll Specialists, the main responsibilities for this role include:

  • Complete payroll processing for bi-weekly, semi-monthly and monthly payrolls
  • Review all new hires, transfers, pay increases, status changes and terminations
  • Administer all employee benefits and pension plans and assist employees with any related inquiries
  • Coordinate and train on all journal entries related to payroll
  • Oversee all EFT payments, government remittances and outside vendor payments
  • Responsible for year-end projects including various taxes, T4 balancing, and WCB and EHT summaries
  • Review and audit all payroll entries and balance all general ledger account analysis based on findings
  • Provide training within the payroll department and various other duties as required

If you are looking for a new, challenging opportunity in the payroll field that offers great perks and benefits, then this could be for the role for you!



The main qualifications for this role include:

  • Completed PCP designation is mandatory
  • 4+ years of solid payroll experience
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Definite Assets:

  • Experience in a unionized environment
  • Experience with Ultimate Software

Compensation, Perks & Opportunities:

  • $72,000-$75,000 annual salary
  • 3 weeks’ vacation
  • Excellent benefits plan
  • RRSP matching plan
  • Free parking
  • Flexible hybrid work set-up

Location: Ottawa

Internal Job ID#: 4267

Recruiter Name: Paul Stevenson

How to Apply:

  1. If you are already registered with us, please contact your Recruiter and quote Job #4267.
  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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