Senior Payroll Professional

Job title : Senior Payroll Professional
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Contract or Temp
Salary : $50 - $60 per hour + super
Contact name : Emma Kennedy
Contact email :
Job reference : EKCF1824
  • Work life balance with a hybrid work from home model | Commence ASAP!
  • Office is on the outskirts of the CBD | Join a leading not-for-profit company
  • Attractive remuneration dependent on experience ($50 - $60 per hour + super)
Position Description:
The not-for-profit organisation is seeking a dynamic and motivated Payroll professional to join their team, as soon as possible. Reporting directly into the Head of Finance, your daily tasks will include:
  • Ensuring the timely and accurate processing of a fortnightly payroll (for 600+ employees)
  • Interpreting all relevant awards, EBAs and entitlements
  • Processing employee superannuation payments and deductions
  • Efficiently manage terminations and the set up of new starters 
  • Partnering with the leadership team to identify, recommend and drive process improvements 
  • Providing high quality customer service through accurate information and support to employee and stakeholder enquires

Candidate Profile
The successful applicant will have previous proven extensive payroll experience and ability to operate as an effective leader. The role is suited to attract high calibre candidates, who will also have the following attributes:
  • Excellent time management & organisational skills
  • Possess high level attention to detail
  • Well developed verbal & written communication skills
  • Desire to work collaboratively, and passion for payroll
  • Ability to hit the ground running

The Organisation: 
This market-leading organisation is dominant in their field and renowned for being reputable and well respected. They aim to positively affect the well being of their employees and the community within the not-for profit space, whilst striving for excellence. With a focus on innovation and growth, they are now seeking an experienced Senior Payroll Professional to join their team immediately, for a minimum 3-4 month period. 

Additional Benefits:

  • Impressive remuneration ($50 - $60 per hour + super)
  • Hybrid flexible working model with opportunity to work both from home and in the office
  • Office located on the outskirts of Melbourne's CBD
  • Commence immediately!
  • Ongoing position for a minimum 3-4 months 

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