Position InformationPosition Title Senior Manager, Payroll Services and Systems
Posting Number 02081SA Location New Westminster Campus Grade or Pay Level A - Pay Band 12 Salary Range Min: $96,164; Control Point: $128,219; Max: $141,041. Placement within a salary band is typically up to the Control Point based upon a review of skills, experience and internal equity. The College may place over the Control point in limited circumstances. Position Type Administration - Regular Posting Type Internal/External Regular/Temporary Regular Employment Type Full-Time Posting Category Administration Start Date 01/03/2024 End Date Day of the Week Mondays to Fridays Shift 8:30 am - 4:30 pm Work Arrangements
Regular hours of work are 8:30 am – 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday, however occasional evenings and weekends may be required. This position will be based at the New Westminster Campus. Occasional travel between Douglas College's locations as required.
Douglas College (DC) is committed to supporting a healthy work/life balance for Employees. As per the DC Administration Policy A70 Work from Home, College employees may be eligible to work from home on a part-time basis, subject to operational requirements and approval by their Responsible Administrator (RA).
What Douglas Offers
DO what you love. Be good at it. That's how Douglas College defines a great career. It's a philosophy that resonates through our classrooms, our offices and our boardrooms. It inspires our students and drives us to make Douglas College one of BC's Top Employers. We love what we do. And we're looking for passionate, motivated people to join us in making one of Canada's best colleges even better.
The Senior Manager, Payroll Services and Systems has overall responsibility for the strategic leadership and direction for Douglas College's in-house payroll services. The Senior Manager reports to the Director, Finance. Reporting into this position includes the Manager, Payroll Services and Systems, a Payroll Supervisor and Payroll Specialists. Key responsibilities include the preparation of confidential, sensitive, accurate and timely reports to support decision making by the Senior Administration of the College.
The Senior Manager applies systems thinking to further develop and enhance upon payroll systems and services through opportunity identification and implementation. In doing so takes a leadership role for the unit to improve related business processes that cross College departments.
The Senior Manager participates in long range planning by developing a vision for the unit in alignment with the Douglas College Strategic Plan.
By keeping abreast of emerging topics and trends in the legislative environment that affect payroll and benefits, the Senior Manager is a collaborative strategic partner with Human Resources and Financial Services, offering a collaborative approach to amending business practices and change management.
This position is accountable to the Director, Finance for:
Payroll Information System
Payroll Operations and Financial Planning
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Douglas College is committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive and equitable learning and working environment. In support of this journey, we welcome all people to apply, including people from groups that are experiencing inequity, including, but not limited, to Indigenous Peoples, racialized or persons of colour, persons with mental or physical disabilities, persons who identify as women, and/or persons of marginalized sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions, and persons of all faith identities, age, marital status, and parental status.
Needs a Criminal Records Check No
Posting Detail InformationOpen Date 12/20/2023
Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting https: // www. douglascollegecareers.ca/postings/11681Supplemental Questions
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Senior Manager, Payroll Services and Systems
February 10, 2024
March 11, 2024
Business and Economics
About the employer
Douglas College, founded in the year 1970, is one of the largest public degree-granting colleges located in British Columbia, Canada. Douglas College offers degree and university courses in science and arts, programs in healthcare, business, arts, and human services. The institute boasts of two campuses, the main one in New Westminster and the other is the David Liam Campus suburban campus in Coquitlam as well as several smaller training centres in Surrey, Burnaby and Maple Ridge.
The college provides both on-campus and off-campus housing options to the students. They have an extensive library with books and DVDs, articles, research help guides for the students. There is also a Douglas Open Repository, or DOOR, that is a collection of research and creative assets of the college.
The campus also has a gym, a small box theatre and a large 300 seat proscenium theatre along with a lot of other recreational facilities. Douglas College has over 24,000 students enrolled, among which 17,000 are credit students and 8,500 continuing education students, and around 4210 are international students from 92 different countries. The academic staff consists of around 960 members.
The college offers as many as 10 bachelor's degree programs in Applied Psychology Psychiatric Nursing, Physical Education and Coaching, Business Administration, Nursing, Therapeutic, Child and Youth Care, Recreation Performing Arts, Criminology and Social Work.
The Douglas College has catered alumni that have excelled in their career paths. Some of the notable alumni of the Douglas college include poet Elizabeth Bachinsky, author Carleigh Baker for short story collection Bad Endings, businessman Frank Guistra, Gold medalist wrestler in Olympic, Daniel Igali, actor Adrian Holmes, and author Sky Lee.