Payroll Manager
Career Opportunities
Job Code: 2884825
School District #36 (Surrey)
Closing Date: Aug 28, 2020 4:00 PM PDT
  Posted on: Jul 28, 2020 
Job Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Management & Professionals
Mandatory Document:
Cover Letter
District Education Centre (Surrey)
Start Date:  Immediately
End Date: 
Job Description & Requirements



Payroll Manager

The Board of Education is inviting applications for the position of Payroll Manager for Surrey Schools.  Surrey is a large, dynamic and progressive school district with approximately 74,000 students and over 11,000 staff. 

This position requires leadership, vision and direction to a team of payroll professionals in a fast paced department. 

The Payroll Manager requires primary management responsibility in accurately paying district staff; ensuring compliance with collective agreements, contracts, policies and procedures; and compliance with all statutory and regulatory requirements.   

The candidate must have a thorough knowledge of current payroll practices and related statutory requirements, combined with skill in resolving complex problems and meeting deadlines and will possess excellent organizational, interpersonal and mentorship skills.  

This position requires a relevant post-secondary degree (accounting, business administration, or related field), Payroll Manager certification (CPM), and a minimum of five years of recent experience managing a large, complex payroll system in a unionized environment.  

Surrey Schools offers an attractive salary and benefits package. Qualified applicants should apply by clicking "apply online" below.  Ensure to upload resume and cover letter by 4:00pm, August, 28, 2020.

Note: A Criminal Record Search is required prior to employment. Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted. To all others, thank you for your interest.

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