Payroll Officer

Job title : Payroll Officer
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Salary : $75k - $83k + super
Contact name : Emily O'Brien
Contact email :
Job reference : 1445959
The Organisation
Our client is a well-known transport network operating across Melbourne who are looking for a Payroll Officer to join the team due to company growth.
Reporting directly to the Payroll Manager, you will be responsible for:
  • End to end payroll for 3,000 employees
  • Segregated by division so individually processing 400-600 employees
  • Manual processing of weekly and fortnightly payroll
  • Processing new starters, terminations, Masterfile changes, overtime, leave processing and report checking
  • Interpretating awards and applying relevant policies
  • Timesheet coding and data entry where required
  • Assisting with Work Cover administration
  • Answering payroll enquires
Candidate Profile
Our client believes a positive attitude is key to success! You will also have:
  • 2 years+ Payroll experience
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • A desire and willingness to learn, with strong problem-solving skills
  • Confident personality that enjoys speaking to key stakeholders
  • Strong communication and relationship building skills
What's on Offer
  • Excellent salary $75k - $83k + super (dependent on experience)
  • A Free travel pass for Victoria’s Public Transport Network
  • Leave loading and RDO’s
  • Professional Development
  • Career growth opportunities
  • A commitment to your health and wellbeing including free flu vax, discounted gym membership, and access to an Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Paid Parental leave and paid superannuation for primary caregivers 
To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion contact Emily O’Brien at