Payroll Officer | Immediate Start

Job title : Payroll Officer | Immediate Start
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Contract or Temp
Salary : $36 - $42 per hour + super
Contact name : Nicola McLennan
Contact email :
Job reference : NMPRO261
  • Located in Melbourne CBD 
  • Commence immediately with an attractive hourly rate
  • Work in a busy environment among a supportive team

Position Description

Reporting directly into the Payroll Manager, your responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
  • Assisting with fortnightly payroll processing for 500+ employees
  • Ensuring the timely and accurate processing of employee timesheets
  • Processing new starters and terminations
  • Providing accurate information in response to employee queries
  • Interpreting all relevant awards, EBAs and entitlements
  • PAYG, Payroll Tax, Workcover and superannuation payments

Candidate Profile

The successful applicant will have the following skills and attributes:
  • Prior experience in a payroll environment
  • Excellent communication skills and a reliable attitude
  • Strong attention to detail and positive working approach
  • A go-getter attitude and willingness to learn 
  • Ability to build relationships with internal staff members 

The Organisation

Our client is a market leading and innovative Australian business who are at the forefront of their industry, and renowned for being reputable and well respected. Their vision is to deliver service excellence and professionalism, and with excellent staff benefits, a fun and dynamic environment, this role will be an exciting opportunity for those looking for their next challenge. Due to ongoing growth, the business are seeking a motivated Payroll Officer to commence in a new role as soon as possible!


  • Office located close to home in Melbourne CBD 
  • Achieve a work-life balance (3 days office/2 days from home)
  • Attractive hourly rate in line with your experience
  • Social and friendly working environment
  • SAP experience advantageous 
  • Commence as soon as you are able!
  • Ongoing position

How to apply

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