Payroll Manager


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Located in Sarnia, ON

Salary: $75,000-$80,000/year

Job summary: Express Employment Professionals is hiring a payroll manager on behalf of a leading local employer. The payroll manager will be responsible for the supervision of payroll staff and support of all payroll processes and activities to ensure the successful management of payroll production for a large number of employees. Key responsibilities will include:

  • Maintaining and managing the computerized payroll system
  • Coordinating, scheduling, balancing, troubleshooting, and processing payroll
  • Compiling and preparing payroll and other related reports 
  • Utilizing Crystal Reports for reporting information 
  • Planning, organizing, and scheduling work assignments 
  • Selecting, orientating, training, evaluating, and disciplining employees 

A pension and benefits are provided with this position. 

Location: Sarnia, ON

Position type: Direct hire

Pay: $75,000-$80,000/year

Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-4:00pm  


  • Post-secondary education in business administration, accounting, or a related discipline 
  • At least three years of experience in a payroll processing environment with supervisory experience
  • Demonstrated leadership experience with an understanding of accounting and payroll systems interfacing 
  • Thorough knowledge of relevant financial and payroll-related functions and applicable legislation
  • Experience in a unionized environment 
  • Pension experience 
  • Experience with a large company's payroll systems 
  • Experience with process improvements for payroll 
  • Payroll, CGA, or CMA designation would be an asset 

Ways to apply:

Benefits available to Express associates:

  • Medical benefits
  • Referral bonuses
  • Reward programs
  • Career training and development resources
  • Scholarship program
  • National retailer discounts

About Express Employment Professionals:

Founded in 1983, Express today employs more than 550,000 people across over 800 franchise locations worldwide. Our long-term goal of putting a million people to work is at the heart of our company's vision: to help as many people as possible find good jobs by helping as many clients as possible find good people. The Sarnia Express Employment Professionals franchise began operation in 2006 and serves Sarnia-Lambton and surrounding areas with temporary staffing, contract workers, and direct hire placement in a variety of fields, including professional, skilled trades, office services, and light industrial. Our ISO certified office has grown steadily, placing more than 6,000 people with local businesses at no cost to job seekers. Express is proud to be a Certified Military Friendly Employer through Canada Company and to have received ClearlyRated's 2020 Best of Staffing Client and Talent awards based on the satisfaction of our clients and associates.

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Express Office: Sarnia
347 Christina Street North
Sarnia, ON N7T 5V6
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