Job Posting 78987

Payroll Accountant
MpowR Community Organizational Supports
Vancouver & Lower Mainland
Edmonton, AB
closes in 2 days (Tue, 18 Jan)
full time  •  $48,910.00 - $65,216.00 annually (Salary commensurate with experience)



*As a condition of employment, new hires will be required to provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination and to obtain additional immunizations per Alberta Health Services to maintain fully-vaccinated status against COVID-19.


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.           



  • Process internal payroll for multiple entities ensuring the accuracy and timeliness of the entered records;
  • Set up and maintenance of employee payroll profiles into accounting software;
  • Maintain scheduling processes for all locations;
  • Ensure compliance with current applicable legislation, and the organization’s practices and policies;
  • Reconcile benefit costs and RRSP costs across all divisions;
  • Respond to staff payroll questions and resolve arisen issues in a timely and solution focused manner;
  • Distribute all payroll related documentation to applicable parties as needed and ensure documents are filed using electronic filing systems;
  • Ensure all payroll related spreadsheets are maintained and updated in a timely manner;
  • Support A/P and A/R processes when possible;
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • A completed post-secondary diploma/degree in Business Administration with a focus in Accounting or Payroll;
  • Accounting experience specific to payroll in a fast pace continuously changing environment;
  • A current, clear Police Information Check and Intervention Record Check;
  • 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 high degree of knowledge of Alberta Employment Standards legislation;
  • Strong computer skills, particularly MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) and experience with Payroll/Accounting databases (i.e. Sage, ERP, File Maker);
  • The ability to problem-solve in a non-confrontational manner;
  • Strong organizational and 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 would be an asset.


Salary & Benefits: $48,910.00 - $65,216.00 annually (Salary commensurate with experience). 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 .


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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