Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Accounting, Payroll
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Competitive
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Our client, a large oil and gas company, is urgently seeking a Senior and Intermediate Payroll Specialist for a 1-year contract in Calgary, AB. They are looking to fill these 2 roles ASAP!

The successful candidates should obtain the following:

  • CPA designation required
  • Vendor management - the more Senior position would be responsible for managing their outsourced time entry. This is the main difference between the 2 roles
  • Minimum 5 years' experience with payroll functions
  • Experience working with multiple payroll schedules including biweekly, semimonthly, and monthly
  • Experience with year-end reporting
  • Must be able to complete applicable reports including reporting for wage subsidy program
  • Previous experience with expat payroll
  • Previous experience working with tax vendor
  • Must have an open mindset and be willing to learn and seek out more efficient procedures
  • Strong background and knowledge of Payroll Legislation primarily relating to Alberta but all provinces in Canada is a definite asset
  • Above average Microsoft Office and computer skills
  • Possess an excellent attention to detail and accuracy


With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.