Manager, Payroll

  • Company:
    Mackenzie Investments
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    1 hour ago
  • Category:
    Human Resource

IGM Financial Inc. is one of Canada”s premier financial services companies, and one of the country”s largest managers and distributors of investment funds and other managed asset products, with over $256 billion in total assets under management as of May 31, 2021. Its activities are carried out principally through Investors Group Inc., Mackenzie Financial Corporation and Investment Planning Counsel Inc.We are focused on the long-term strength and stability of our companies and recognize these as core responsibilities to our clients and shareholders as we adapt and lead in an ever-changing world.Why should you join the IGM family?Be part of a winning culture!Your opportunity to develop and work with smart, highly capable leaders who are passionate and innovativeA genuine commitment to diversity and inclusion, through public goals, a variety of external partnerships/employee groups and an inclusive environmentA fulfilling employee experience – we offer competitive terms, a collaborative/respectful way of working and connect strongly with our communityThe Role:We are currently looking for a Manager, Payroll, reporting to the Senior Manager, Payroll to join our IGM Human Resources department as part IG Wealth Management(Winnipeg).The Manager, Payroll plays a critical role managing the complex administration and day-to-day operations of the IGM payroll function.As a valued member of the Payroll Team your core responsibilities will include:Ensure compliance with payroll legislation in all jurisdictionsServe as a payroll subject matter expertMotivate and provide guidance to team membersRespond to internal and external inquiries, troubleshooting and resolution of issuesCoordinate payroll related matters with internal/external clients such as government agencies, auditors and Finance to ensure the correct processes and procedures are in placeProcess international payrolls as requiredAssist in the year-end related activitiesProvide back-up payroll processing support as requiredPrepare ad hoc payroll-related reporting as requiredReview and optimize work procedures in all areas of responsibilitiesSpecial projects as assignedThe following qualifications are required of the successful candidate:5-10 years of experience in a high-volume environment. Exposure to the financial services industry would be considered an assetPost-secondary education degree/diploma/certificate in a related discipline. Completion of Canadian Payroll Association (CPA) – PCP/CPM designationAbility to work in a fast-paced environment with strong organizational, time management and analytical skills.Knowledge of full-cycle payroll processesThorough understanding of payroll related principles, procedures, legislation and regulationsDemonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook. SAP experience an assetExcellent communication skills are essential as well as the ability to maintain confidentiality and sensitivity due to the nature of the information and client baseExceptional customer service skillsThe ability to work under pressure, with rigid deadlinesThe ability to communicate in French would be considered an assetInternal Applicants:If you are interested in applying for this position please direct applications on-line using the “apply for this job” icon located at the bottom or to the left of the posting. If you would like to refer someone for the position please email the posting using the “email this job” option and have your referral indicate that they were referred by you when completing the application. All resumes should be received by June 22, 2021. If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Human Resources. Please record your extension number on your resume and cover letter. The career level for this position is P7.External Applicants:We thank all applicants for their interest in Mackenzie Investments; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.Mackenzie Investments offers an exciting and challenging work environment, a competitive base salary, performance-based bonuses, excellent benefits, recognition for your accomplishments, and opportunities for personal and professional growth.Mackenzie Investments is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing employment accommodations in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility of Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Please advise Human Resources if you require an accommodation.File #21-1295