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Senior Payroll Officer

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Our client is seeking a dedicated and experienced Senior Payroll Officer to join their team in the heart of Brisbane CBD. This opportunity is initial a three month temporary assignment, with a strong likelihood to progress long term based on performance in the role.

This role is an excellent opportunity for someone with a strong background in payroll operations and a deep understanding of Aurion systems. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing and supervising the payroll process, ensuring accuracy and compliance with company policies and relevant regulations. This role offers the chance to work in a supportive and inclusive environment where your skills will be valued and nurtured.

What you'll do:

As the Senior Payroll Officer, you will play a crucial role in overseeing all aspects of our client's payroll operations. Your responsibilities will include managing the payroll process to ensure accuracy and compliance with company policies as well as local, state, and federal laws. You will handle the calculation, processing, and distribution of employee salaries while maintaining accurate records.

  • Oversee all aspects of payroll operations, ensuring accuracy and compliance with company policies and relevant regulations
  • Handle the calculation, processing, and distribution of employee salaries, wages, bonuses, and deductions
  • Maintain accurate records of employee earnings, deductions, and hours worked, ensuring confidentiality and security
  • Address payroll-related inquiries from employees, managers, and external stakeholders, resolving any discrepancies or disputes
  • Generate payroll reports and conduct analysis to support decision-making processes, budgeting, and forecasting

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for this Senior Payroll Officer position brings extensive experience in managing payroll operations within a large organisation. Essential to this role is your strong knowledge of Aurion systems. You have an excellent understanding of payroll laws at local, state, and federal levels which ensures compliance in all aspects of your work.

  • Proven experience as a Senior Payroll Officer or similar role within a large organisation
  • Strong knowledge of Aurion systems is essential
  • Excellent understanding of payroll laws and regulations at local, state, and federal levels
  • Ability to maintain accurate records of employee earnings, deductions, and hours worked
  • Strong interpersonal skills to address payroll-related inquiries from various stakeholders

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples are encouraged to apply.
To apply please click apply or call Liam Coleman on 61 7 3032 2289 for a confidential discussion.

Contract Type: TEMPORARY

Specialism: Accountancy & Finance

Focus: Payroll

Industry: Accountancy

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Associate

Location: Brisbane

Job Reference: 1976280/001

Date posted: 28 May 2024

Consultant: Liam Coleman

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