Career Opportunities

Payroll Specialist

DATE POSTED: February 15, 2018 LOCATION: Edmonton, AB

Nason Contracting Group Ltd. is looking for a Payroll Specialist to join our growing team.  The Payroll Specialist must perform a range of duties supporting divisional managers and multiple project sites.  This position requires someone with proven problem solving and organizational skills along with strong attention to detail. 



  • Enter and update changes to the payroll system (Viewpoint)
  • Ensures employee payrolls are processed in a timely manner in accordance with Employment Standards and Labour Regulations (multi-province jurisdictions and union agreements)
  • Full-cycle payroll such as bi-weekly payroll, off-cycle pay runs, travel/meal allowances, LOAs, bonuses, one-time payments
  • Perform payroll related account reconciliations
  • Submit billing and remittances to various service providers
  • Communicate to internal stakeholders in Payroll policies, procedures, laws, standards and regulations
  • Submit government reports and remittances
  • Assist with review and processing of year end reports and T4s
  • Respond to internal and external inquiries
  • Recommend, develop and maintain payroll databases, computer software systems, and manual filing systems
  • Develop and provide recommendations for policies and processes
  • Maintain confidentiality
  • Complete other duties and projects as assigned



  • Payroll Compliance Practitioner (PCP) designation is required
  • Minimum 7 years of payroll experience
  • Experience working in an unionized environment is required
  • Experience in the construction industry preferred
  • Viewpoint knowledge is an asset
  • Efficient with MS Outlook and Excel
  • Excellent computer knowledge
  • Ability to develop and implement strategies
  • Effective communication skills with individuals at all levels of the organization
  • Superior telephone manners and strong interpersonal skills
  • Able to deal with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically, and professionally at all times
  • Well organized with excellent time management skills and the flexibility to work the hours required to get the job done during peak times
  • Able to work efficiently as a part of a team as well as independently
  • Detail oriented, proactive, and self-starter in all areas of work


Nason Contracting Group Ltd. offers competitive salary packages, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities.  We thank all applicants for their interest in working for Nason, however only those identified for further consideration will be contacted.  

*Recruiting agencies not applicable.

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