Payroll Project Manager

  • Category
    Human resources - Payroll / Benefits
  • Job type
  • Location
    Toronto, Ontario

Adecco is currently hiring for a Project Manager- Payroll in Toronto. The Project Manager- Payroll is reporting to the Senior Payroll Manager, your duties and responsibilities will include: Overseeing the execution of all activities related to payroll and time processes, ensuring compliance with standards and legislative requirements. To be considered for this Project Manager- Payroll role, you must have extensive payroll project management and implementation 

This is a 6-month contract and has a pay rate $47.00 /hour

Payroll Project Manager 

  • Accountable for planning, managing, leading and motivating a cross-functional team to implement payroll projects
  • Leading the project execution of global expansion initiatives (Global HR Transformation), providing insights and ensuring payroll accuracy, efficiency, and compliance
  •  Developing and improving payroll processes to maximize efficiency & deliver quality services
  •  Managing the work of the overall payroll team, providing strategic and tactical advice, coaching and mentoring.
  •  Overseeing  the accuracy and timeliness of the organization’s payroll
  •  Leading process improvement initiatives and compliance.
  •  Managing the KPIs for change management and adoption 
  •  Acting as the intermediary between payroll and project teams
Payroll Project Manager-Qualifications:
  • Minimum 5 years' experience in payroll, with 3 years as a Consultant.
  • Certified Payroll Manager (CPM) or other designation (PCP ) is strongly preferred 
  • Knowledge of the compliance, principles and practices of standard payroll functions
  • Ability to lead change management processes, liaising with multiple cross-functional stakeholders 
  • Experience in managing multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong people leadership skills including direction setting, coaching and development and managing performance
  • Related experience in a manufacturing environment preferred
  • Experience with HRIS and HRIS reporting desired
  • High level of problem-solving skills, and ability to innovate and identify new efficiencies
  • Self-motivated individual that is able to work autonomously in a fast-paced environment
  • PMP certification is an asset
If you are interested in this Project Manager job in Toronto. apply today.


  • Apply with Adecco

Reference number CA_EN_1_026602_12135401

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Adecco’s Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants will need to make their needs known in advance to their Adecco representative.

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