Payroll Team Leader

Job title : Payroll Team Leader
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Permanent / Full Time
Salary : $90,000 - $95,000 + superannuation
Contact name : Melanie Woodward
Contact email :
Job reference : MWRM83836
  • $90,000 - $95,000 + superannuation
  • Flexible working arrangements on offer
  • Job security in a permanent role working in a supportive team

Our client is a global business who are leaders in their market. With a reputation for excellence within their industry, they are going through an exciting growth phase, firmly establishing themselves as an employer of choice. Known for hiring and retaining top talent they offer a supportive working environment. Based on St. Kilda Road with flexible working arrangements on offer, our client is seeking a Payroll Team Leader to join their team on a permanent basis.

The Role

Reporting through to the Payroll Manager, your tasks will include:

  • Indirectly managing 7 Payroll Officers
  • Manage end-to-end payroll processing of approximately 5000 employees
  • Processing and calculating superannuation, payroll tax/PAYG
  • Month/year end closing
  • Assisting with key payroll projects
  • Identifying process improvements
  • Ensuring compliance with payroll related legislation
  • Uphold high customer service standards and protocols across the business
  • Partner and develop strong internal and external relationships with key stakeholders
  • Work collaboratively and as a team across departments

Candidate Profile

You will have extensive payroll experience in a senior capacity (management experience is not required), along with the following attributes:

  • Payroll experience using Chris 21
  • High volume payroll experience within a medium - large scale business
  • Knowledge of multiple awards/EBAs
  • High level analytical skills
  • Strong working knowledge of Excel

What's on Offer

  • Supportive working environment
  • Work for an internationally recognized organisation
  • Opportunity to develop & further skills/knowledge

How to Apply

To apply online please click on the appropriate link, alternatively for a confidential discussion please email Melanie Woodward at