Payroll Officer

Job title : Payroll Officer
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Salary : Up to $75,000 + super based on experience
Contact name : Celena Sonntag
Contact email :
Job reference : PR0616CMSFT

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 Management Accountant, your duties will include:
  • End-to-end payroll processing
  • 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
  • Reconciliations
  • 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:
  • 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
  • Experience with Attache is beneficial

What's on Offer

  • Parking included
  • Excellent work/ life balance
  • Permanent position
To discuss the role further, please contact Celena Sonntag at