Interim Group Payroll Manager

Melbourne CBD Temporary Work from Home or Hybrid
  • Unbeatable hourly rate
  • Notable Australian organisation

About Our Client

Our client is one of the most recognisable organisations in Melbourne. They have a large payroll team which the successful candidate will be heading up, and an awesome workplace culture. They offer WFH flexibility and have been awarded as an employer of choice.

Job Description

Reporting into the Financial Controller, your role will include:

  • Manage the payroll function to ensure the team outputs are efficient and compliant (5000+ employees)
  • Drive process improvement and change management initiatives
  • Strategic leadership and team management
  • Champion the compliance/corporate governance culture
  • Implement best practice payroll controls, transparency and processes
  • Proactively manage queries and potential issues to ensure minimal escalation of non-compliance/non-payment queries
  • Actively promote business relationships and partnerships by the payroll team with the business streams and other customers and providers
  • Ensure all management and statutory reporting is assigned and completed compliantly and on time
  • Other ad hoc tasks

The Successful Applicant

We are seeking strategic payroll leaders with a passion for process improvement and change management. Experience in championing system implementations/upgrades will be looked upon favourably. The successful candidate will have the ability to manage up and connect with senior stakeholders within the organisation.

What's on Offer

  • Market leading hourly rate and opportunity to go perm
  • WFH flexibility
  • Strategic leadership opportunity
Jonathan Dawson
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Phone number
+(61) 415142246

Job summary

Finance & Accounting
Payroll Manager
What is your area of specialisation?
Industrial / Manufacturing
Melbourne CBD
Job Type:
Consultant name
Jonathan Dawson
Consultant phone
+(61) 415142246
Job Reference
Work from Home
Work from Home or Hybrid

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