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Ryder System Payroll Administration Manager in Cambridge, Ontario

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The Payroll Administration Manager role has oversight of the centralized payroll operations, for the respective country, reporting to Human Resources. They are responsible for the payroll preparation, processing, audit for all pay groups, which includes tax administration, payroll accounting, workers compensation filings and employee/manager inquiry resolution. Involvement with special projects as needed.

The individual selected for this position will work virtually and will be responsible for management, support and training of staff.


  • Manage the end to end payroll operations, for the respective country, ensuring payrolls are completed/paid and tax files submitted by stated deadlines

  • Manage and coordinate legislatively required payroll tax updates and Workday system Releases to the Payroll system. Ensure changes are properly tested and migrated successfully into production

  • Supervise month end close and ensure payroll liabilities (withholding orders, taxes, union dues) are properly reported, booked in the G/L and paid. This includes the review of journal entries prepared as part of the close, account reconciliations, system checks and other closing related procedures including severance calculations

  • Oversee/manage the preparation, filing and payments of Workers Compensation premiums across Canada, including Quebec

  • Oversee/manage the preparation, filing and payments of annual year end payroll tax filings as well as the compilation of all the required elements to generate accurate T4’s, T4A’s and Releve-1’s. This includes on-line filing of the tax forms with Canada Revenue Agency and Revenu Quebec

  • Drive process improvements to deliver greater efficiency across payroll operations and systems working with internal team members, and vendors to implement

  • Drive standardization of documentation for operational policies and procedures to streamline the payroll input, balancing and validation process

  • Provide customer service/support to the field locations including required reporting for analysis of payroll expenses and other employee related Payroll and tax inquiries


  • Participate in internal and external audits, as requested

  • Participate in release updates of the Workday HR/Payroll system – review and testing

  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or Accounting


Five (5) years or more experience In a lead payroll position


Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Demonstrates analytical skills.

Effective leadership skills.

Ability to create and maintain professional relationships within all levels of the organization (peers, work groups, customers, supervisors).

Ability to work independently and as a member of a team.

Capable of multi-tasking, highly organized, with excellent time management skills.

Detail oriented with excellent follow-up practices

Speak/Write French Language preferred


Workday Payroll/HR (intermediate level) preferred

Knowledge of MS Excel (advanced level) and MS PowerPoint (intermediate level)


Certified Payroll Manager (CPM) preferred



Job Category: Payroll

Ryder is an equal opportunity employer. We value Diversity and Inclusion in the workplace and encourage all qualified candidates to apply including women, visible minorities, aboriginals and persons with disabilities.

In accordance with our commitment to diversity and inclusion, Ryder welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment, selection, and assessment process. Should you require an accommodation, please inform the Human Resources representative of the nature of the accommodation requested so that we may discuss your needs with you. If you require assistance in order to apply please contact us at 905-302-3924.

Ryder est un employeur offrant l’équité en matière d’emploi. Nous valorisons la diversité et l’inclusion en milieu de travail et nous encourageons tous les candidats qualifiés à postuler, y compris les femmes, les minorités visibles, les autochtones et les personnes avec un handicap. (L'emploi du genre masculin dans ce texte ne se veut pas discriminatoire et n'a pour but que de l'alléger)

Conformément à son engagement envers la diversité et l'inclusion, Ryder accueille et encourage les candidatures de personnes handicapées. Des accommodements peuvent être proposés sur demande pour les candidats qui participent à toutes les sphères du processus de recrutement, de sélection et d'évaluation. Si vous nécessitez un accommodement, veuillez informer le représentant des ressources humaines de la nature de l'accommodement souhaité afin que nous puissions discuter de vos besoins avec vous. Si vous avez besoin d'assistance pour postuler, veuillez nous appeler au 905-302-3924.

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