Job title: Senior Payroll and Benefits Specialist
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Location: Edmonton
Job published: 03/12/2022
Job ID: 33301

Job Description

We are partnering with a North American automobile dealership group to recruit a Senior Payroll and Benefits Specialist. Reporting to the Manager, Payroll & Benefits, you will be overseeing corporate payroll, group benefit management, and disability administration processes. The role is based in Edmonton, Alberta. 


Responsibilities include, but aren’t limited to

  • Oversee the administration of the group benefit plan
  • Responsible for the organization disability administration process
  • Communicate with benefit provider to ensure accurate, timely and complete information to support disability claims and planning for return to work and/or accommodation
  • Meet with external disability claims team provider on a quarterly basis reviewing and analyzing disability claims
  • Prepare specialized reports by collecting, analyzing and summarizing information and trends
  • Lead administration of future benefit projects
  • Review of semi-monthly payroll process for centralized payroll consisting of various divisions and pay types
  • Review of monthly payroll liability account reconciliation
  • Ensure consistent compliance across all locations relating to payroll legislation


What you’ll bring

  • Strong analytical, attention to detail with problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to build relationships with different business group
  • Experience working within a complex payroll environment with multiple pay types
  • 5+ years full cycle payroll experience and 3+ year group benefit plan management
  • Flexible and adaptable to change
  • A working knowledge of payroll legislation across various Canadian provinces is required
  • Payroll Compliance Practitioner (PCP) an asset


If this role speaks to you, please contact to hear more!