Senior Payroll Accountant
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Job Overview
Company: Accountemps
Location: CA-ONTARIO-Brampton
Base Pay: 25.00 CAD - 32.00 CAD /Hour
Employee Type: Full-Time Employee
Manages Others: Not Specified
Job Type: Accounting
Professional Services
Req'd Education: Not Specified
Req'd Experience: Not Specified
Req'd Travel: Not Specified
Relocation Covered: Not Specified
Contact: Recruiter
Phone: 905-595-0696
Email: Send Email Now
Fax: -
Ref ID: 05240-0010865452
Job Description
Ref ID: 05240-0010865452

Classification: Accountant - Sr.

Compensation: $25.00 to $32.00 per hour

Our client in the local area is seeking a Payroll Accountant to assist them for a one-year contract. As the Payroll Accountant, you will be responsible general accounting and assisting the Supervisor with the following daily accounting activities including: preparing corporate accruals and true-up these accruals to reflect actual results as required; preparing account reconciliations and clear reconciling items (Payroll and other balance sheet accounts); preparing journal entries related to payroll accounting and related accruals; reconciling payroll accounts in coordination with H2R Payroll team; providing and recommending adjustments required for payroll reconciliation purposes; coordinating with H2R Payroll team on disbursements and payments they record vs. what is recorded in SAP; coordinating and providing resolution to payroll information mismatch; responding to inquiries related to payroll accounting and assisting in the preparation of tax schedules as required. In addition, you will be responsible for preparing and reviewing journal entries; preparing external audit schedules; preparation of income tax schedules; executing some JDE month-end process required from NABS- Payroll accrual reversal and other adjustments; providing support for international and cross border charge outs to intercompany; developing a detailed understanding of the company?s accounting policies (IFRS standards); ensuring compliance with accounting principles and North American Business Services standards; recognizing and communicating potential issues/risks with team; adherence to Internal Control Systems (ICS) is a critical success factor; supporting the preparation of year-end financial statements; willingly accept new tasks and responsibilities outside defined scope of work; work on special projects as assigned and assist supervisor on ad hoc requirements. Service and Cost Management requirements include providing strong customer service to the customer base for Record to Report; assisting with meeting service baseline requirements for area of control; monitoring performance on Service Level Agreements on an on-going basis and work to improve performance; executing month end processing steps according to the established closing calendar; providing accurate, timely, and relevant cost information to business unit stakeholders and working to achieve overall Record to Report and North American Business Services goals by operating effectively in a team environment. For more information and to request immediate consideration for this Payroll Accountant position, please register on-line at, making reference to job order (#05240-0010865452) or send your resume to [Click Here to Email Your Resume] As a strong candidate for this Payroll Accountant position you must have 3 or more years experience handling payroll accounting. Previous exposure utilizing SAP software is mandatory.
Job Requirements
Tax - Payroll, Payroll, Account Reconciliation, Bank Reconciliations

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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