Payroll Officer - Permanent

Job title : Payroll Officer - Permanent
Location : Victoria
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Salary : $75,000 - $80,000 + super + salary packaging
Contact name : Emma Kennedy
Contact email :
Job reference : EKN5293
  • Permanent role | Excellent staff benefits | Salary packaging, RDOs & 5 week A/L
  • Based in Melbourne's North-East | Onsite parking & close to public transport
  • Work for an instantly recognisable business at the forefront of their industry

What’s on offer & about our client:
The opportunity to work for a well-established market leading organisation, at the forefront of their industry, on a full-time permanent basis in Melbourne's North-East. Be part of this excellent continued 'growth story' and make a difference within their business. The business offers a collaborative and supportive work environment, that have built a strong working culture with an excellent leadership team.

The business places an incredible succinct dual focus on both their employees and customers, to ensure they are at the forefront of their operations, and pride themselves on providing high quality services. This role will be suited to someone who has a passion for payroll, enjoys maintaining relationships with varying stakeholders, and making a difference!

Overview of key responsibilities:
Reporting to a supportive Team Leader, your responsibilities will include but not be limited too:
  • Fortnightly payroll processing for over 1,000 staff in a team environment
  • Timesheet processing
  • Processing new starters, terminations and payroll adjustments
  • Processing and calculating leave applications as well as salary packaging
  • Interpreting multiple awards and EBAs
  • Providing accurate information and a timely response to employee queries
  • Assisting internal stakeholders and resolve payroll queries via telephone and email
  • Assisting the payroll manager and wider team when required

What our client is looking for:
The successful applicant will have experience in similar Payroll Officer role, as well as the following attributes:
  • Strong attention to detail and excellent time management skills
  • Ability to confidently work autonomously as well as collaboratively in a team environment 
  • Strong interpersonal skills and relationship building abilities
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Keen eye for detail and enjoy problem solving
  • Prior experience using a large ERP system such as SAP or chris21

What you can expect in return:
  • Office located in Melbourne's North-East (close to public transport and onsite parking)
  • Job security in a permanent role and commence as soon as you are able
  • 5 weeks annual leave per year and RDO's
  • Join a close knit and supportive team environment, with excellent training provided
  • Join an industry leading business
  • Salary: $75,000-$80,000 + super + salary packaging
  • Be part of a successful company and 'make a difference' within their business, among a collaborative team

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