Payroll Test Analyst

Job title : Payroll Test Analyst
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Contract or Temp
Contact name : Emma Kennedy
Contact email :
Job reference : EKN4201
  • 6 month fixed term contract with view of extension
  • Exciting role for a Payroll Specialist to join a new project & add value
  • Excellent remuneration on offer
About Our Client
Our client is a market leader in their space and known for its high level of professionalism and engagement with the community. The business is currently in the process of upgrading their kronos payroll system and require an experienced Payroll Specialist to join the exciting project!  

The Role

Reporting to the HR Systems & Payroll Manager, your duties will include:
  • Parallel test runs and UAT testing  
  • Upgrading Kronos with rates for Enterprise Agreement changes / rate increases etc
  • Participate in continuous improvement projects
  • Working through change requests, clarification of requirements etc and communicating these changes to stakeholders and payroll end users
  • Writing end user training work instructions and process guides
  • Train the company employees to efficiently & accurately use the new system
  • Supporting the Payroll team from an operational perspective if required

Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate for this position will have:
  • Extensive experience within a similar Payroll systems position
  • Experience running parallel tests and UAT testing 
  • Experience working within a high volume payroll environment
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively as part of a high performance team
  • Superior attention to detail
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills

Additional Benefits:
  • Work for an employer of choice
  • Fantastic work life balance
  • Collaborative team environment with supportive stakeholder management
  • Immediate start with an outstanding salary on offer
  • Play a lead role in a project capacity, whereby you can upskill your career
  • Fixed term contract role for 6 months (and possible extension)
  • Flexible working arrangements split between the office and home

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Emma Kennedy on 0422 637 733 or