Payroll Manager

Job title : Payroll Manager
Location : Sydney, New South Wales
Job type : Contract or Temp
Salary : Circa $105,000 - $115,000 Package
Contact name : Jacinta Coyne
Contact email :
Job reference : JC200721

About The Role 
This is an excellent opportunity for an aspiring Payroll Manager to join a company who has a strong market reputation in their industry. It would be suited to a Payroll Manager who has experience managing a small team, or a Senior Payroll Officer looking for a step up into their first managerial role. Please note - This role is a contract to perm opportunity and as such, only candidates on a short notice period or who are immediately available will be eligible for consideration for this role.

You will be responsible for, but not limited to;

  • Maintains payroll information by designing systems; directing the collection,  calculation, and entering of data
  • Manage the end to end payroll processing for approximately 500 employees 
  • Managing & supervising 1 payroll officer
  • Updates payroll records by reviewing and approving changes
  • Pays employees by directing electronic transfers to bank accounts
  • Prepares monthly, quarterly and annual reports and ad hoc reporting as requested
  • Ensure compliance with applicable laws and payroll tax and compliance obligations
  • Supervise and coach payroll team
  • Balances the payroll accounts by resolving payroll discrepancies
  • Provides payroll information by answering questions and requests

The Successful Candidate
Our client is seeking a candidate with the following;

  • High level of current technical knowledge relating to payroll and related legislation and policies regarding taxation, FBT, Superannuation, payroll tax & (both state and federal legislations).
  • Ability to interpret awards and relevant legislation
  • Experience with any employee self-service payroll web portal
  • A customer service attitude: Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Prior experience and understanding of processing 'Portable Long Service Leave'
  • Strong experience with Micropay & Connx

  • Attractive remuneration package
  • Great leadership opportunity for someone looking for their next step
  • Contract to permanency
  • Flexible work - split between home/office.

To apply please click on the link provided. Alternatively, please contact Jacinta Coyne via email: