Payroll Officer - Part-Time

Job title : Payroll Officer - Part-Time
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Part Time
Salary : Up to $75,000 + super, pro-rata
Contact name : Celena Sonntag
Contact email :
Job reference : 1118462
The Organisation

Our client is an exciting and fast-growing organisation who are industry leaders in their market. With a long-established status for excellence, this organisation pride themselves in their high-achieving working culture and close-knit team environment. Due to restructure and growth within the business, our client has created a new position for an experienced Senior Payroll Officer to join their team on a permanent part-time basis (3-4 days). With team fit a high priority, this is a great opportunity for a motivated individual to join an exciting organisation in a rare permanent part-time position.

Position Description

Reporting directly into the National Payroll Manager, working in an autonomous role, but with the support of a large team, you will be responsible for the following:
  • End to end payroll processing for approximately 700 employees
  • Fortnightly payroll
  • PAYG, Payroll Tax, Workcover and Superannuation payments
  • Processing new starters, terminations and payroll adjustments
  • Proving accurate information in response to employee queries
  • Calculating redundancies
  • Interpreting numerous awards and EBAs
  • Month-end processes
  • Additional tasks to assist the broader team
Candidate Profile

The successful applicant will have experience in a similar Payroll Officer position along with the following skills and attributes:

  • Experience with Chris 21 is essential
  • Excellent communication skills and a reliable attitude
  • Strong attention to detail and positive working approach
  • The ability to interpret numerous awards and EBAs
  • Ability to confidently work both autonomously and in a team environment
  • A motivated and can-do mindset
  • Growing organisation with great opportunities for staff
  • Job security in a permanent role
  • Part-time opportunity, 3-4 days per week
  • Autonomous payroll position with the support of a large team

How to apply

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