BC Local Government Job Posting Service

One of the sunniest regions in BC's Lower Mainland, Delta embraces three unique communities - Ladner, North Delta and Tsawwassen.  The City of Delta is looking for dedicated individuals to join our team and share in our commitment to lead the way in public service excellence.

Payroll Clerk

Are you an organized, multi-tasking team player who thrives in the deadline driven environment of finance and enjoys helping others in solving problems or resolving issues? In this dual role you will be part of two professional teams, payroll and accounts payable.  Payroll processes bi-weekly Municipal payroll for 1600 plus city employees covering 4 collective agreements and exempt staff. Duties include checking payroll input for accuracy, preparing and processing payroll deductions, preparing retroactive pay adjustment calculations using excel.  Accounts Payable duties include reviewing, processing and verifying invoices for payment, reconciling vendor accounts and answering enquiries.  Both positions include performing moderately complex accounting functions with a high degree of accuracy and effectively communicating with internal and external parties. Proficient use of excel spreadsheets is a must.

Required Training and Experience:
High school graduation supplemented by a minimum of 2nd year level accounting courses leading to a recognized accounting program; CPA certificate program, Payroll Compliance Practitioner plus a minimum of two years related payroll experience in positions of increasing complexity and responsibility or an equivalent combination of training and payroll experience. Must be proficient in MS Excel, Word and Outlook. Preference will be given to applicants with Unionized computerized payroll and PeopleSoft experience.  

The City of Delta provides a competitive salary of $27.45 - $32.25 per hour (commensurate with experience); and an excellent benefits package including Municipal Pension Plan as well as an earned-days-off system. Interested applicants are requested to apply online at to competition number 19-139 EX by August 25, 2019.

We thank all applicants for their interest; only those under consideration will be contacted. Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets must be submitted with your application. Preferred candidates will be required to submit a Police Information Check.

City of Delta
Attention: Human Resources
4500 Clarence Taylor Crescent, Delta, BC V4K 3E2

Location: Delta, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Financial Administration,Human Resources
Posted: August 2, 2019, 10:59 am
Expires: August 25, 2019, 4:30 pm