Payroll Officer - Immediate Start!

Job title : Payroll Officer - Immediate Start!
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Contract or Temp
Salary : $35 - $45 per hour + super
Contact name : Emma Kennedy
Contact email :
Job reference : EKF1963
  • Work life balance with a hybrid work from home model | Team environment
  • Commence immediately in an ongoing temporary position | Attractive hourly rate
  • Located in Melbourne's inner West | Onsite parking & close to public transport

About our client:
Our client is a highly successful national organisation that has shown rapid growth with plans for greater expansion. This firm is currently looking for an experienced Payroll Officer to join their high performing and supportive team on an ongoing basis. With excellent staff benefits, a fun and dynamic environment, this role will be an exciting opportunity for those looking for their next challenge. The business offer excellent flexibility with work life balance being a priority for all employees, with hybrid working arrangements split between the office and home. 

The role:
Reporting to the Payroll Manager and working within a close-knit supportive team, you will be responsible for:
  • Fortnightly payroll processing for 900+ employees
  • PAYG, Payroll Tax, Workcover and Superannuation payments
  • Processing new starters, terminations and payroll adjustments
  • Providing accurate information in response to employee queries
  • Additional tasks to assist your payroll colleagues

The successful applicant will have:
  • Prior experience within a similar Payroll Officer position
  • Ability to hit the ground running and work collaboratively
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong time management skills and ability to prioritise urgent work
  • Positive can-do attitude 
Additional benefits:
  • Start immediately 
  • Work for a reputable business
  • Down-to-earth, friendly team environment
  • Attractive hourly rate ($35 - $45 per hour + super, dependent on experience)
  • Hybrid working model - split between home and the office
  • Office located in the inner West, with onsite parking and close to public transport

How to apply

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Emma Kennedy at