Payroll Officer

Job title : Payroll Officer
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Contract or Temp
Salary : $65,000 + superannuation
Contact name : Celena Sonntag
Contact email :
Job reference : PR0330CMS
The Organisation

Our client is a leading organisation located on Melbourne's city fringe. With an enviable staff culture and excellent working environment on offer, they pride themselves on hiring the best of the best and give their employees ownership over their roles.

Position Description 

Reporting directly into the Payroll Manager, this is a 7-month Fixed Term Contract opportunity, your daily tasks will include:
• End to End Payroll processing for approximately 900 staff
• Fortnightly payroll
• PAYG, Payroll Tax, Workcover and Superannuation payments
• Processing new starters, terminations and payroll adjustments
• Proving accurate information in response to employee queries
• Other tasks as requested by the Payroll Manager

Candidate Profile

The successful applicant will have proven experience in a similar Payroll Officer role along with the following attributes:
• Ability to work as part of a team as well as autonomously
• Prior experience in a high volume payroll environment (500+ employees)
• Excellent time management skills
• Knowledge of superannuation, payroll tax and statutory requirements
• Strong attention to detail
• Impeccable communication both written and verbal

How to Apply

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Celena Sonntag via email at