Payroll Officer

Job title : Payroll Officer
Location : Victoria
Job type : Permanent / Full Time
Salary : $80,000 - $90,000 + Super
Contact name : Ryan McNaughton
Contact email :
Job reference : RMB0020
  • Join a leading multimillion dollar Australian business | Permanent role
  • Work among an incredibly supportive and collaborative team | Job security
  • Attractive salary dependent on experience ($80,000 - $90,000 + super)

Position Description 
Working within a supportive, positive and close knit team, this role will be suited to someone who has a passion for payroll and are looking for their next challenge as an integral employee.

Reporting directly to the Shared Services Manager, your responsibilities will include:
  • Handle weekly and monthly payroll calculations for 600+ employees
  • Process new starters, terminations and redundancies
  • Interpret various EBA’s and awards
  • Prepare and lodge Payroll Tax, PAYG and Work Cover
  • Prepare and process monthly superannuation
  • Handle employee queries efficiently and accurately 
  • Relevant reporting and reconciliations 
  • Ad hoc tasks as required

Candidate Profile
The successful applicant will have previous proven experience in payroll within a medium/large organisation. The role is suited to attract high calibre candidates, and you will also have the following attributes:
  • Positive and vibrant personality, with a passion for payroll
  • Excellent time management skills with a strong attention to detail
  • Experience using a large ERP system
  • Ability to work in a high volume environment 
  • A sound knowledge of Australia’s current legislation of EBA’s and awards
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal
  • Ability to work independently and be a strong team player

Organisational Profile
Our client is a market leading business at the forefront of there industry within Australia. With a strong commitment to developing a positive culture within the business, this organisation having continued to grow into a multimillion dollar & instantly recognisable business. They boast a high performance culture which rewards success with excellent career opportunities, and offer staff a fun and flexible work environment. Due to constant expansion and ongoing success, the business are seeking an experienced Payroll Officer to join their collaborative team on a permanent basis, during an exciting period of transformation!   

Additional Benefits
  • Above market average salary on offer, dependent on experience (circa $80,000 - $90,000 + super)
  • Flexible working arrangements - split between home and the office in Ballarat
  • Permanent full time opportunity
  • Boost your career and work for a market leading organisation
  • Collaborative and supportive team environment 

How to apply
To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Ryan McNaughton via