Marguerite South is an Onboarding and Payroll specialist for Canada with Aquent LLC, a global leader in talent and recruiting for marketing, creative, and design.
In her role, Ms. South leads new hires through a talent onboarding experience; employment paperwork, employment screenings, fulfillment of client requirements and provides the talent with a comprehensive in-person orientation. In addition, she plays a significant role in solving business problems and accomplishing a wide range of projects and services for internal and external clients.
Marguerite has over 15 years of People and Operation management experience and has held several leadership roles throughout her career with the RBC Financial Group, Symcor Inc and the Cornerstone Group of Companies
She is passionate about helping others, building relationships and partnerships. A believer in giving back to the community, Marguerite has volunteered with PACE Canada and other Community organizations. She has taught adults basic reading and counting skills at East End Literacy, a community-based literacy organization in Toronto and volunteered as art instructor at the Art Heart Community Centre in the Regent Park community. She has helped to deliver gifts with The Toronto Star Santa Claus Fund and participated in several PACE Canada Community events.
Marguerite is happiest when creative. She produced and installed a Painting and interactive Art Installation for the Alzheimer’s’ Walk for the Cure. She designed and painted the exterior of the PACE Tech di Bus. Her latest creative adventure is designing and dressing the Leaside Community Moose.
Ms. South attended Immaculate Conception High school in Jamaica. She furthered her studies and graduated from Ontario College of Art and Design in 1991, where she specialized in Fine Arts and photography; and completed her 3rd Year as Independent Studies in Florence, Italy.