Senior Payroll Officer | Permanent Opportunity

Job title : Senior Payroll Officer | Permanent Opportunity
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Salary : $95,000 - $100,000 + super + salary packaging
Contact email :
Job reference : EKN1158
  • Close knit team with extremely supportive work culture and management
  • Predominately work from home with 1-2 days per week in the office
  • Attractive remuneration and excellent staff benefits
Our Client:
Our client is successful & growing organisation, renowned for their incredible dual customer & employee first focus, who have proven themselves to be leaders within their field. With their people being a key contributing factor, our client prides themselves on nurturing and developing their employees and by providing work life balance.

As a result of this growth and an exciting period of transformation, a brilliant opportunity has become available for a dynamic Payroll Officer who has proven experience in the field to permanently join their collaborative team.
About the Role:
Reporting directly into the Payroll Manager and working among a supportive team environment, you will be responsible for but not limited to the following duties;
  • End to end payroll processing spilt among the team for 1,500 + staff
  • Managing fortnightly and monthly payment runs
  • Interpreting EBA’s and awards
  • Calculation of PAYG, Payroll Tax, Workcover and Superannuation payments
  • Processing new starters, terminations and payroll adjustments
  • Providing accurate information in response to employee queries
  • Mentoring and training the Payroll team
  • Ensuring system maintenance 
  • Working in collaboration with the Payroll Manager to develop and revise policies and procedures
  • Other tasks as requested by the Payroll Manager
About You:
To be considered successful as a Senior Payroll Officer in this business, you will have at least 3-5 years experience within a similar role. The ideal individual will have excellent written and verbal communication skills, a willingness to provide support in a team environment, and have a keen eye for detail. You must be customer service focused with enthusiasm and highly effective interpersonal skills. You will have strong time management skills and prior experience in a busy payroll environment, with a desire to work collaboratively and assist the Payroll team. 

Additional Benefits:
  • Exceptional flexible working arrangements on offer. Work from home predominantly with 1-2 days per week in the office
  • Office located in Melbourne's inner North
  • Job security in a permanent role
  • Attractive remuneration $95,000 - $100,000 + super (with additional salary packaging)
  • Supportive and approachable management / leadership team
  • Close knit, collaborative and friendly team environment
  • Monthly RDO
  • Opportunity to grow and develop your career

How to Apply:

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