Payroll Officer

Job title : Payroll Officer
Location : Brisbane
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Job reference : 1502046
The Position

A reputable organisation in inner Brisbane northern suburbs is seeking a Payroll Officer to commence in a full-time temporary contract role for approximately three months.

This role provides you the opportunity to work in a collaborative team to perform a payroll service for a large workforce. Working in a high-performing team within payroll, you will be supported and guided to ensure you are a successful member of the organisation. This organisation has parking available close by, and a supportive and fun team culture. 

Key Responsibilities

Reporting to the Payroll Manager, you will be responsible for performing a full function payroll service. Your key responsibilities will include, however are not limited to:
  • End-to-end payroll processing (workforce of approx. 1500);
  • Processing of adjustments and deductions including terminations, back-payments, WorkCover, tax, etc.;
  • Reconciliations;
  • Month-end and year-end reporting;
  • Attending to and resolving any employee payroll queries in an efficient, positive and timely manner;
  • Administration of new employee records and updating of existing employee files;
  • Driving, influencing and contributing to key payroll projects;
  • Ad hoc support and guidance on complex payroll matters.

Skills & Experience

As the suitable candidate for this position, you will hold prior relevant and recent experience in payroll. In addition, you will also:
  • High attention to detail while working in a busy payroll environment;
  • Adaptive communication style to ensure an open, professional and friendly manner to all levels within the organisation;
  • Positive and friendly work ethic;
  • Strong team-player;
  • High computer literacy in all Microsoft office applications (particularly Excel) and experience using a large ERP payroll system (Chris21, SAP, Aurion, Preceda, Employment Hero).

The Client
Sharp & Carter are proud to partner with a highly reputable organisation to appoint a Payroll Officer in a full-time contract position in Brisbane northern suburbs. The opportunity to commence with a thriving and supportive payroll team in a reputable organisation ensures you will feel valued, respected and challenged while applying and growing your payroll competencies. 

How to Apply

Sharp & Carter often have a range of positions available that may not yet be advertised. If you feel this opportunity is interesting yet not quite right, then we recommend still putting in an application or sending your CV directly to the email address below. That way we can contact you to find out more about your career goals and aspirations, and we will ensure you stay updated and aware of exciting new vacancies in the market. 

For more information about this opportunity, please call Antonia Teale for a confidential discussion on the details below. 

Antonia Teale
0491 257 346