Payroll Officer

Melbourne Permanent AU$80,000 - AU$85,000
  • $80,000 - $85,000 plus superannuation
  • Newly created position due to growth

About Our Client

Simply put, our client is a market leader in their field. Due to considerable growth in recent months, they are looking to bring on an experienced payroll professional to assist across all aspects of processing, compliance, and the implementation of a new system. Our client is known for their exceptional workplace culture. They have a friendly, supportive, collaborative finance team and offer an extensive training/on-boarding program. Our client offers a clear path for internal career progression. They pride themselves on enjoying their workplace and are on the lookout for candidates who want to be a part of this. Our client has a flexible WFH policy and will treat this on a case by case basis with every employee.

Job Description

Reporting to the Payroll Manager and Financial Controller, your role will include:

  • Process end to end payroll for 800 employees across both blue collar & white collar employees
  • Manage time and attendance records and all data entry in an accurate and timely manner
  • Maintain all award data and ensure wage payments comply with awards, arbitrated decisions and contractual agreements
  • Ensure all Government regulatory payments are paid eg Payroll Tax, Group Tax, Superannuation
  • Perform General ledger reconciliations
  • Resolve payroll enquiries in a customer centric and professional manner - providing prompt follow up
  • Contribute to weekly reports and work closely with the Payroll Manager
  • Assist with implementation of new systen
  • Participate in reviewing payroll procedures to ensure "Best Practice" procedures are adopted
  • Other ad hoc tasks as required

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will have an extensive end to end skill-set. The ideal candidate will have exceptional communication skills and stakeholder engagement (both internal and external). The key behavioural traits we are looking for in prospective candidates are: teamwork, attention to detail, initiative, and drive. Specific system experience is not required - we are seeking the right personality and team fit. If you are looking to join a fun, collaborative, market-leading business this is the role for you.

What's on Offer

  • Excellent remuneration
  • Flexibility to WFH on a case by case basis
Jonathan Dawson
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+61 3 8616 6217

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Jonathan Dawson
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+61 3 8616 6217
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