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Payroll and Benefits Specialist

Reference ID: 14580
Full Time
Burnaby, BC     
North Vancouver, BC     
Vancouver, BC     

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We are working on behalf of our client, a reputable real estate firm, in order to find a self-directed and detail-oriented Payroll and Benefits Specialist to join their dedicated team. This is an exciting opportunity for a seasoned professional looking to participate in a real estate environment while utilizing a background in payroll administration. The ideal candidate for this role will bring a strong knowledge on benefits administration and the ability to maintain positive relationships with internal and external parties.

Location: Vancouver, BC


  • Process weekly/bi-weekly/semi-monthly payroll for salaried and hourly employees; you will take ownership of this process
  • Participate in benefits administration, including WCB audits
  • Process all employee contributions, manual cheques, ROEs and taxable benefits as required
  • Coordinate all payroll activities to ensure deadlines are met
  • Create employee payroll profiles when new hires are made
  • Handle year-end processing, including T4 preparation and annual government reporting requirements
  • Maintain an effective filing system and ensure confidentiality of all employee information
  • Liaise regularly with external parties including benefit providers and audit teams
  • Assist management with all payroll and benefits as required


  • 4+ years of experience in a payroll position
  • Previous experience/working knowledge on benefits administration is a strong asset
  • Knowledge on WCB Audits
  • Post-secondary diploma in business or finance
  • Working towards, or intention to pursue PCP certificate is an asset
  • Personable and dynamic personality
  • Working knowledge of Timberline or Ceridian
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong ability to exercise discretion with confidential matters
  • Knowledge of basic accounting principles and Canadian employment standards
  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite
  • Ability to multi-task while maintaining exceptional attention to detail

All interested applicants please apply by visiting and clicking on the “APPLY” button. While we thank all candidates for their interest, only select individuals will be contacted for follow-up.


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Posted: November 29, 2016
Closes:January 28, 2017
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