Payroll Officer

Job title : Payroll Officer
Location : Sydney
Job type : Permanent / Full Time
Salary : $80,000 + Superannuation
Contact name : Jacinta Coyne
Contact email :
Job reference : JC28092021
Position Description
An open opportunity for an enthusiastic Payroll Officer to join a busy payroll team on the Lower North Shore. The organisation is an industry leader, and a household name to anyone residing in Australia. Reporting to the Group Payroll manager, you will be responsible for processing high-volume payroll (approximately 5000 employees across the group)

Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:
  • High volume timesheet data entry.
  • Large volume onboarding paperwork entered into payroll system.
  • Large volume terminations entered into payroll system.
  • Collation of payroll forms with contracts.
  • Checking of weekly pay run.
  • Filing.
  • Answering of telephone/email queries from employees.
  • Collection of mail.
  • Other duties as reasonably required.
  • Communicating with internal and external stakeholders.
Ideal Candidate:
  • Demonstrates a positive and professional communication style.
  • Participates in and supports a team environment to ensure payroll deadlines are met.
  • Communicates in a clear, timely and consistent manner.
  • Shares information in a positive way.
  • Minimum 12 months experience in a busy payroll department. Chris21 or Preceda experience desirable but not essential
  • Knowledge of relevant tax and employment law