City: Mississauga Title: Payroll Specialist – 3 Month Contract Salary: $27.50 /hr Summary: ARE YOU AN EXPERIENCED PROFESSIONAL LOOKING FOR AN EXCITING NEW OPPORTUNITY? Our client is in search of a Payroll Specialist on a 3 month contract basis. Payroll Specialist – 3 Month Contract Our client is looking for a Payroll Specialist to support t the current Payroll Manager for a three month contract. There is a strong chance of this contract extending or becoming permanent. Candidates who have experience manually processing payroll with in-house payroll software will be strongly preferred. About the Opportunity Participating in the completion of bi-weekly payroll cycle processing including: Extraction, analysis and upload of payroll data into Clarity payroll software Calculation of termination, retro, stat and bonus payments Involvement in the review of payrolls working with payroll team to ensure all deadlines are met Responding to payroll queries from employees and management and timely resolution of discrepancies Making recommendations for process improvements as well as documentation of existing processes Entering and reviewing new hires, status changes, group benefits, pension, etc. Ensuring the integrity of payroll data through analysis of complex compensation models Assisting supervisor in year-end activities and balancing (T4, T4A, T2200, other related documents) Managing remission of statutory deductions, WSIB, EHT, WCB, union dues, garnishments, and pension plans Other duties as assigned to support Payroll Team About You Payroll Compliance Practitioner designation, recognized by the Canadian Payroll Association 2+ years of payroll processing experience in a high volume payroll environment (500+ employees) End-to-end payroll experience is an asset High level of proficiency using Excel (pivot tables, lookups, etc.) Excellent verbal and written communication skills Experience with custom in-house payroll software an asset. Experience with Clarity, AS400, Kronos, or AccPacc would an asset. Able to start as soon as possible Pay Rate $26 – $28/hour How to Apply Click the “Apply Now” button and follow the instructions to submit your resume. Please note that we only accept documents in MS Word or Rich Text formats. When referencing this job, quote #22484. You must currently reside within the Greater Toronto Area and be permitted to work in Canada to be considered for this opportunity. A recruiter will be in touch with you if your profile meets our client’s requirements for this role. About Lannick Lannick is the premier professional recruitment and staffing firm in the Greater Toronto Area. Founded in 1985, Lannick provides best-in-class finance, accounting and technology professionals at all roles and levels through its three divisions: Lannick Finance & Accounting, Pro Count Staffing and Lannick Technology. Lannick places more than 1,000 candidates annually and is a preferred vendor for Canada’s most successful organizations. Learn more at www.lannick.com .