Payroll Officer

Job title : Payroll Officer
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Salary : $70,000 - $80,000 plus superannuation
Contact name : Daniel Close
Contact email :
Job reference : 1200142
The Organisation
Our client is a respected Australian organisation who pride themselves on encouraging a healthy work life balance for their employees, and have values built on honesty, respect and trust. The role of the Payroll Officer will be to take ownership of the payroll with the assistance of a Payroll Manager and payroll team.
Position Description 
Reporting directly into the Payroll Manager, your duties will include:
  • Work within a team of 10, processing payroll for 9,000 employees
  • Prepare and reconcile fortnightly payroll
  • Processing of annual, long service and personal leave
  • Processing new starters, terminations and payroll adjustments
  • Proving accurate information in response to employee queries
  • Preparation of end of month payroll reporting
  • Other duties as requested 
Candidate Profile
The successful applicant will have proven experience in a similar Payroll Officer role as well as the following attributes:
  • Ideally have used Chris 21 and/or TimeTarget (not mandatory)
  • Ability to hit the ground running
  • Prior experience in interpreting EBAs and awards
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Intermediate to advanced excel skills
  • Excellent time management skills
What's on Offer
  • Located near public transport and some staff parking available
  • Excellent work/ life balance
  • Permanent position
To discuss the role further, please contact Daniel Close on 0431 284 815 or