Payroll Officer

Job title : Payroll Officer
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Salary : $80,000 plus superannuation
Contact name : Chris Belegrinos
Contact email :
Job reference : 304871
The Organisation

Our client are market leaders in their industry, undergoing steady growth across all Australian states. With over 60 years experience in the market and boasting a reputation for excellence, the organisation is seeking a Payroll Officer to join their supportive and close-knit team.  Located on St Kilda Road, this position is a great opportunity for a payroll officer looking for their next challenge.

Position Description

Reporting directly into the Payroll Manager and working within a team of 10, your daily tasks will include but are not limited to:
  • End to end weekly and monthly payroll processing for 5500 employees
  • Handling employee queries
  • Processing new starters, terminations, and payroll adjustments
  • Assisting with processing of superannuation, payroll tax/PAYG
  • Ensuring that the data entered into the payroll system is accurate and consistent with the various Industry Awards and Enterprise Agreements   
  • Payroll reconciliations as well as;
  • Other duties as assigned by your Manager
Candidate Profile

The successful applicant will have experience in a similar Payroll Officer position along with the following skills and attributes:
  • Experience working within medium/large scale organisations 
  • Experience with SuccessFactors (EC/ECP) would be advantageous, though not essential 
  • Excellent communication skills and a reliable attitude
  • The ability to interpret numerous awards and EBAs
  • Ability to work autonomously as well as within a team
  • Strong attention to detail and positive working approach
  • Growing organisation with great opportunities for staff
  • Employee benefits
  • Flexible working arrangements (2 days in the office and 3 days from home)
  • 5 weeks annual leave

How to apply

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Chris Belegrinos at or phone 0422 162 015