Payroll Manager

Job title : Payroll Manager
Location : Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria
Job type : Permanent / Full Time
Salary : $125,000 - $135,000 + superannuation
Job reference : 1145374
The Organisation
Our client is a market leading organisation with operations nationally. In a vitally important leadership role, our client is looking for an experienced Payroll Manager to join their fast paced team. With excellent staff benefits, and a fun and dynamic team environment on offer, this role will be an exciting opportunity for those looking for their next challenge.

Please note this is a 6 month contract role with view to extension depending on business requirements as the current Payroll Manager executes a major project for the organisation.
Job Duties 
Reporting into the Business Services Manager, the role will involve taking leadership of the Payroll team with key tasks involving:
  • Developing, mentoring and leading a medium sized payroll team
  • Overseeing the end to end payroll processing for 3,000 staff
  • Develop and strive for process improvement to improve efficiency
  • Proving accurate information in response to employee queries
  • Preparation of monthly payroll journals 
  • Provide ongoing training 
  • Ensure relevant Awards and legislation are interpreted
Candidate Profile
The successful applicant will have proven leadership experience in a similar Payroll Manager position along with the following skills and attributes:
  • Proven experience leading and managing teams
  • Established experience working within a medium or large sized organisation
  • Prior experience with Chris 21 and/or Workday is advantageous
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • The ability to interpret numerous awards and EBAs
  • Experience working in a medium to large organisation
  • Proven process improvement initiatives
What's on Offer
  • Excellent salary 
  • City location
  • Highly respected organisation
  • Flexible work arrangements
To discuss further, please contanct Daniel Close on 0431 284 815 or