Payroll Administrator

locationSummerside - Prince Edward Island (PE),

atCentennial Auto Group

Estimated salary $18 - $24 an hour

Job Description:

NOW HIRING: Payroll Administrator

LOCATION: Centennial Auto Group, Summerside, PEI

HOURS: Full time, Permanent. Monday - Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm

COMPENSATION: $18 - $24 per hour (negotiable based on experience). Benefits available


We are looking for an efficient Payroll Administrator to be responsible for all payroll processes. The Payroll Administrator’s duties include the management of employee data, ensuring the accuracy of timesheets, computing wages, and ensuring employees are paid correctly and on time.

In order for you to be successful in this role, we require someone with strong numeracy skills and be able to multitask effectively. Ultimately, an outstanding Administrator should be able to manage all aspects of payroll in a timely and accurate manner.


  • Completion of college or other courses in payroll administration.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and payroll software programs
  • Strong numerical aptitude and attention to detail
  • High degree of confidentiality for complete employee privacy
  • Working knowledge of relevant legal regulations
  • Ability to prioritize and multitask effectively
  • Excellent organizational and written/verbal communication skills


  • Maintain payroll information by calculating payable hours, commissions, bonuses, tax withholdings, and deductions
  • Issue paychecks and managing direct deposits
  • Prepare and issue
earnings statements
  • Prepare all year end functions related to payroll and T4s
  • Input all new hires and generate ROEs as needed
  • Provide payroll information by answering questions and requests from a 200+ employees
  • Resolve payroll discrepancies by collecting and analyzing information
  • Maintain payroll operations by following payroll compliance legislation
  • Maintain employee confidence and protect payroll operations by keeping information confidential.
  • Worker’s Compensation, RRSP and benefits plan administration
  • Coordinate with the HR Department to ensure accurate employee records


    • Customer centered, team oriented staff
    • Professional training and development
    • Group health benefits plan
    • Competitive wages
    • Company matching RRSP
    • Employee/ other partner discounts

    Centennial Auto Group consists of 5 new car dealerships, 2 powersport recreation stores and 6 collision centres. We are committed to consistently meeting and exceeding our customers’ expectations. We strive to achieve maximum customer loyalty while providing a clean, safe and friendly work environment for our fellow employees. If you feel you have what it takes to be a valuable team player, please apply online at:

    Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

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