Senior Payroll Specialist

Job title : Senior Payroll Specialist
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Contract or Temp
Salary : Circa $60 per hour plus superannuation
Contact name : Daniel Close
Contact email :
Job reference : 1256091
The Organisation
Our client is one of Australia's finest retailers. With complete working from home flexibility and amazing modern offices when you head in, this is a great business to work for. They are seeking a highly experienced Senior Payroll Specialist to join their friendly and dynamic team in an integral contract role.

Position Description
Reporting into the Group Payroll Manager,  the role will involve the following key tasks:
  • High level payroll analysis, including reporting, reconciliation
  • Take lead responsibility for award and enterprise agreement legislation
  • Be a key point of contact with the payroll team, accounting team and operations
  • Review potential improvements in systems and processes
  • Drive change and continuous improvement to drive efficiency across the Payroll function
  • Developing organisation policies, procedures, standards and training tools
Candidate Profile
The successful applicant will have proven extensive experience in a similar Payroll Specialist position along with the following skills and attributes:
  • Extensive experience within Payroll
  • Previous experience in full function Payroll processing
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • The ability to interpret numerous awards and EBAs
  • Experience working in a large organisation
  • Proven process improvement initiatives 
What's on Offer
  • Excellent hourly rate - negotiable dependent upon experience
  • Iconic retail brand
  • Commence immediately 
To discuss this position further, please contact Daniel Close at