Senior Payroll Officer

Job title : Senior Payroll Officer
Location : Sydney
Job type : Contract or Temp
Salary : $85,000 - $90,000 + Superannuation
Contact name : Jacinta Coyne
Contact email :
Job reference : 1193080
Organisational Profile
An exciting opportunity exists for a detail orientated Payroll Officer/Senior Payroll Officer to join a dynamic and successful Australian company with a warm & engaging culture and a supportive team network. This role will be a 12 Month Fixed Term and working in a small team for 2-3 days per week.

Position Description

Reporting directly into the Payroll Manager, your daily tasks will include but are not limited to:  
  • Maintaining and updating employee records in an accurate manner
  • Processing weekly and fortnightly pay cycles for 50-300+ employees
  • Managing stakeholder queries via phone and e-mail
  • EBA and Award interpretation
  • Assist with month end reporting
  • General administration related to payroll services
  • Set up new employees and terminations
  • Other ad hoc duties 

Candidate Profile

The successful applicant will have experience in a similar Payroll position along with the following skills and attributes:
  • Excellent communication skills and a reliable attitude
  • Experience using medium - large payroll systems
  • The ability to interpret numerous awards and EBAs
  • Familiar with Microsoft Excel
  • Strong attention to detail and positive working approach

How to Apply

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