Payroll Officer

Job title : Payroll Officer
Location : Melbourne
Salary : $75,000
Contact name : Daniel Close
Contact email :
Job reference : 1061667
The Organisation
Our client in one of Australia’s market leaders in the engineering industry and absolute experts in their space. Due to an internal promotion, the need has arisen for an additional Payroll Officer to support their payroll team. Working within a supportive team, this role will be suited for those that are able to hit the ground running and are looking for their next challenge.
Position Description 
Reporting directly into the Payroll Manager and as part of a team, you will take  ownership over the processing of a large payroll as well as the following duties:
  • Ensuring accurate and timely process of payroll administration including compliance with statutory requirements
  • Processing new starters, terminations and payroll adjustments
  • Proving accurate information in response to employee queries
  • Interpreting awards and EBAs 
  • Other payroll administration duties
Candidate Profile
The successful applicant will have proven experience in a similar Payroll Officer role along with the following attributes:
  • Experience processing in a high volume environment 
  • Ideally have worked with Chris 21 (not mandatory)
  • Ability to work as part of a team as well as autonomously
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Knowledge of superannuation, payroll tax and statutory requirements
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Impeccable communication - both written and verbal
To discuss the role further, please contact Daniel Close on either 0431 284 815 or