Job Number #7604

Payroll Accountant

POSITION: Payroll Accountant

JOB ID: 7604

CITY: Toronto, ON

LENGTH OF ASSIGNMENT: Permanent, Full-time

SALARY: $50,000

Job Responsibilities:
  • Using Ceridian “Dayforce” enter new hires/re-hire/ terminations
  • Gather, record and file payroll timesheets and other information into Ceridian Dayforce
  • Accurate and timely full-cycle processing of bi-weekly, semi-monthly and off-cycle payroll for both salary, hourly employees and subcontractors
  • Calculate and file EI/CPP/Tax, EHT, WSIB (Workplace Safety & Insurance Board) and other government reconciliation returns and payroll remittances
  • Prepare and manage payroll reports and reconciliations for the management team
  • Post payroll G/L into Quickbooks
  • 3 + years of experience as a Payroll Specialist/Administrator/Accountant
  • Ceridian Dayforce HCM knowledge and experience is a must
  • Undergraduate degree in accounting
  • Strong time management skills, the ability to manage multiple priorities and meet tight deadlines
  • Excellent attention to details
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Can work independently to resolve any Dayforce and Payroll issues
  • CPA (Canadian Payroll Association) certified is an asset
  • Excellent communication, organizational and multitasking skills

We appreciate your interest however only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.

If you meet the above qualifications please send your resume and cover letter to

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