Job Posting 67512

Payroll Accountant
MpowR Community Organizational Supports
Edmonton area, Edmonton, AB
closed 2 days ago (Tue, 19 Jan)
full time  •  Salary commensurate with education and experience



MpowR Community and Organizational Supports provides supports to organizations in the Human Services sector. As a non-profit charitable organization, we pride ourselves on delivering our services with integrity and a high standard of quality. We provide third-party accounting, human resources, IT, casual staffing, professional development, clinical services, administrative support and property maintenance to empower organizations to run at peak efficiency.


Position overview: MpowR Community and Organizational Supports is currently looking for an organized individual to fill an entry-level Payroll Accountant position. This position reports directly to the Accounting Manager and will also be responsible for some Accounts Payable and/or Accounts Receivable duties.


Candidate MUST provide/possess:

  • A positive attitude, the ability to be a team player and a strong work ethic including high attention to detail
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with a focus on customer service
  • A current, clear Police Information Check and Intervention Record Check
  • A completed diploma/degree in Business Administration with a focus in Accounting


Preference will be given to the candidate that will also provide/possess:

  • Accounting experience specific to payroll in a fast pace environment
  • A high degree of knowledge of Alberta Employment Standards legislation
  • Experience with Sage ERP or other major accounting software package
  • Proficient skill with Windows, Excel and FileMaker Pro or equivalent database
  • The ability to problem-solve in a non-confrontational manner
  • Strong time management skills including the ability to multitask
  • The ability to manage confidential information with a high degree of diplomacy
  • Experience in the non-profit, charitable sector


Salary & Benefits: Salary commensurate with experience and education. We also provide full-time employees with a 100% employer paid health benefits package (which includes vision, dental and prescription drug coverage, massage therapy, etc.), a 100% employer paid R.R.S.P. equaling 3% of annual salary and a flexible schedule. We also offer free access to in-house courses and workshops for all of our employees.


Closing date: open until suitable candidate is found


Our values are integrity, innovation, collaboration, empowerment, customer service and accountability. If you meet the above criteria, hold similar values and are looking to join a dynamic team that works hard to empower organizations to run at peak efficiency, please submit your resume and cover letter to or online at


MPOWR is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to building a safe, inclusive environment for people of all cultures and backgrounds; all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.


We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those applicants under consideration will be contacted.

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