Payroll Manager

Job title : Payroll Manager
Location : Melbourne
Salary : Base plus superannuation
Contact name : Kate Mcgreavy
Contact email :
Job reference : 1028896
Position Description

Reporting to the Finance Director this role will see you take leadership of the Payroll team with key duties including:
  • Developing, mentoring and leading a team of 2 Payroll Officers
  • Overseeing the end to end payroll processing for 4,000 employees
  • Proving accurate information in response to employee queries
  • Preparation of monthly payroll journals 
  • Management of monthly and quarterly Audits
  • Ensure relevant Awards and legislation are interpreted
  • Implementing payroll projects
  • Identifying process improvements
  • Uphold high customer service standards and protocols across the business
  • Partner and develop strong internal and external relationships with key stakeholders
  • Work collaboratively and as a team across operations and Corporate Head Office

Candidate Profile

You will have extensive experience in a hands-on payroll management role along with the following attributes:
  • 3+ years managing and developing Payroll staff
  • High volume payroll experience within a medium to large scale business
  • The ability to interpret numerous awards and EBAs
  • Analytical mindset
  • Proven process improvement initiatives
  • Strong working knowledge of Excel
  • Cultural leader – with a can do attitude
  • Positive and supportive nature

Organisational Profile

Sharp & Carter have been exclusively engaged by this industry leading company to source a high-calibre, commercially savvy Payroll Manager.  Our client is an iconic business with a well trusted name that you will instantly recognise. They are down to earth people that work hard and hold each other accountable to their high standards whilst maintaining a supportive and team focused approach to their work to achieve the best results.

How To Apply 
To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Kate McGreavy on 0405077808 or