Hiring top talent for the payroll department

By Murray Bandura
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 12/17/2002

Hiring good payroll professionals is rarely easy, but always necessary.

Here are a few tips and a checklist to help you find your payroll department professional:

Create a thorough job description. Define the payroll skills and responsibilities needed for the position, and note how these align with the department’s short- and long-term goals. Determine the education and experience required, as well as the job’s salary.