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Senior Payroll Officer

Job Title: Senior Payroll Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Salary: Circa $85k plus super
Reference: 2998805
Contact Name: Phillip Pham
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Job Published: December 03, 2019 15:01

Job Description

The opportunity

My client is an Australian market leader and one of the largest suppliers in their range of products. With a network of 3500 staff across the nation.

They are seeking an experienced and dynamic Payroll professional to join a team of 6. Reporting into the Payroll Manager, you will be managing your own state and running end-to-end payroll for all staff in that region.

Duties include:
  • Take lead role in Chris 21 payroll implementation
  • Process end-to-end Fortnightly and Monthly payroll for up to 600 staff
  • Maintaining employee data
  • Processing on boarding & terminations
  • Managing the administration, calculation, payment and reconciliation of all superannuation contributions & payroll tax
  • Process time sheets (fortnightly/monthly pay runs)
  • Adhere to Payroll statutory requirements
  • Interpret of EBA and Modern Award
  • Arrange new starters 
About you

You will be an knowledgeable payroll officer with a minimum of 3-5+ years experience in payroll, with strong end-to-end knowledge and a dedicated demeanour. As the organisation are seeking a project lead previous experience implementing payroll systems will be necessary.

The successful candidate will have very strong end-to-end payroll knowledge, with the ability to calculate terminations and superannuation payments as well as intermediate Excel skills at a minimum. Experience using Chris 21 and ConnX is ideal but not necessary.