Accountant and Payroll

About Macfab

Macfab Manufacturing Inc is a contract manufacturer of components and subassemblies used in medical research and diagnosis, narcotic and explosive trace detection, satellite attitude and navigation and electric vehicle manufacturing. Our customers are the global leaders in their respective fields of medical equipment, security and defense, satellite manufacturing and launch and EV vehicles.

We offer our employees a positive and respectful workplace, competitive wages and salaries, training, apprenticeships and career growth opportunities, health benefits for employees and their families and a company pension plan.

Position Summary

The Accountant and Payroll, under the direction of the CFO, will primarily be responsible to maintain accurate, up-to-date, complete personnel records, participate and facilitate recruiting efforts, processing payroll, accounts receivable collections, banking, wire payments, month end processing and administering employee benefits. This position will monitor accounting-related documentation to ensure accuracy, consistency, and relevance to business processes, compensation, and benefit programs. The Accountant and Payroll must hold a degree or diploma in a related field and three years of related experience.

  • Attention to Detail – Attends to details and pursues quality in the accomplishment of tasks, regardless of the volume of duties encountered.
  • Conflict Management – Foresees potential conflict and takes preventative steps. Handles conflict when it arises, assisting with resolution or determining solutions.
  • Organization – Able to create or maintain processes to ensure all relevant information or tools are easily accessible.
  • Problem Solving – Able to break down a situation into smaller pieces to identify key issues and figure out cause and effect relationships to solve. Use logic and analytical methods to come to a realistic solution.
  • Professionalism – Demonstrates professional standards of conduct when governing interactions between individuals in a business environment.
Job Duties
  • Collecting and verifying time attendance
  • Process bi-weekly payroll for all salaried and hourly employees, as well as commission and bonus payments.
  • Compile payroll data such as garnishments, vacation time, insurance, and other deductions.
  • Reconcile payroll totals and ensure all deductions and health benefit plans are made and remitted as scheduled.
  • Respond to employee and government agency inquiries regarding payroll.
  • Prepare payroll-related fillings and supporting documentation, such as year-end tax statements, pension, records of employment and other statements.
  • Process accounting payroll entries.
  • Process month-end cycle and reconciliations.
  • Maintain accurate, up-to-date, and complete personnel records.
  • Maintain database and files for certified and classified substitute employees.
  • Prepare and post notices and advertisements.
  • Participate in selection panels to evaluate candidates.
  • Participate in professional development activities to improve knowledge and skills
Job Requirements
  • Degree or diploma in a related field
  • Three years of related experience
  • PCP/ PLP designation considered an asset.
  • Experience in payroll software, preferably ez pay.
  • Strong knowledge of applicable employment and health and safety legislation
  • Ability to read and interpret legislation.
  • Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to interpret and implement company policies and procedures.
  • Ability to prioritize and manage conflicting demands.
  • Ability to work individually as well as part of a team.
  • Demonstrated time management skills.
  • High flexibility with strong interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively in a diverse environment.
  • High level of integrity and work ethic
  • Knowledge of and exposure to a range of human resources activities, including the following: recruitment, orientation, compensation
  • and benefits, performance management, employee relations, and employee communications
  • Strong sense of ethics and the ability to handle sensitive or private information with tact and discretion.
Acknowledgement And Agreement

The above description reflects the general details considered necessary to describe the principal functions and duties as required for proper evaluation of the job and will not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the job. Employees may perform other related duties and tasks as required to meet the needs of the operation.

In compliance with Ontario accessibility laws, Macfab Manufacturing welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities that meet the requirements, experience, qualifications and abilities required for the position.
Accommodations are available on request for applicants taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Qualified applicants should forward a resume and cover letter to Human Resources.

We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.