Payroll Manager

Job title : Payroll Manager
Location : Sydney
Job type : Permanent / Full Time
Salary : $120,000 - $130,000 + Superannuation
Contact name : Niall Hoolahan
Contact email :
Job reference : NHO0822
About the role:
This role will be suited to someone who is energetic, up beat and enjoys working in an environment where no day is the same. This position will be leading a small team (2 people) and championing the potential system implementation project the organisation is looking to undertake next year. They have a vibrant culture and are looking for a candidate who is genuinely interested in being apart of their company

On a day to day basis you will be responsible for:

  • Ensure payroll is processed in a timely and accurate manner 
  • Coordinate, direct and control payroll preparation, processing and distribution
  • Uphold high customer service standards and protocols across the business
  • Develop strong internal and external relationships with key stakeholders (Executives, HR, Finance)
  • Manage and mentor 2 direct reports
  • Work collaboratively and as a team across departments
  • Use your system experience to ensure staff are well trained and payroll systems are running at their best
  • Identify process improvements and implement these changes using your strong system knowledge
The successful candidate will have: 
  • At least 5 years experience within a similar payroll position
  • Strong background using large payroll systems, having Preceda/Ascender an advantage
  • Experience managing payroll projects 
  • Experience working with the retail award is an advantage
  • A hands on and proactive attitude to support the payroll function
  • Exceptional communication and relationship building skills
This role offers a brilliant and supportive culture whilst also giving you the opportunity to make a real impact. 
For further information please contact Niall Hoolahan via email at