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Payroll Officer

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The Payroll Officer position is a fast-paced role, responsible for supporting the administration of a large and complex payroll function.

About the Role Reporting to the Payroll Manager and working as part of a small team based 30mins north of Coffs Harbour, the responsibilities of this full-time permanent role include:

  • Provide exceptional customer service to all employees and stakeholders
  • Support the Human Resources Department in achieving the desired results in all aspects of producing an accurate weekly payroll
  • Ensure that key payroll functions comply with relevant statutory and legislative requirements including timely processing of Child Support, Payroll Tax and Superannuation payment
  • Interpret and apply industry related awards and applicable industrial instruments to employee wages where required
  • Provide advice and calculate leave entitlements based on relevant leave legislation
  • Maintain company payroll records in an accurate and confidential manner
  • Provide accurate reporting in relation to payroll related issues
  • Prepare and report on month end processing functions
  • Provide assistance and support on key department activities, initiatives and projects
  • Respond to enquiries in a professional and courteous manner.

Skills and Experience To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Experience in performing payroll processing functions
  • Demonstrated experience of Award, Enterprise Agreement and relevant legislation interpretation
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Ability to self- manage and meet deadlines
  • Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality
  • Intermediate computer skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Strong attention to detail and capacity to problem solve
  • Intermediate computer skills

Desirable criteria:

  • Relevant qualifications in Payroll/HR/Finance
  • Knowledge of accountancy principles and procedures
  • Experience using Preceda Payroll Software or similar

Flexible hours will be considered for the right candidate.

LHS 297508 #2476219

Job details
Date posted
6 Aug 2021
Agriculture, Animal & Fishing
Payroll Officer
Base pay
$25 - $35/hr
Contract type
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Job mode
Standard hours
Private Business
Work Authorisation
Australian Citizen / Permanent Resident

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