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Senior Payroll Officer

  • Public Sector Role

  • Contract role till 21st December 2018

  • Use your payroll expertise

A full-time contract job for a Senior Payroll Officer till the 21st December 2018.

Your new company
A highly reputable client who operate within the public sector space. Your new role
Sat within the payroll department and part of a small team you will be reporting into the Payroll Manager and overseeing two payroll officers. Your duties will include

  • Supporting the payroll manager

  • Conducting fortnightly payroll for 1400 employees

  • Dealing with staff payroll queries

  • Managing the payroll database including amending, updating and inputting of new employee information

  • Co-ordinate the payroll processing

  • Be the point of contact for the two junior members of staff

  • This is a full- time position Monday to Friday, 8am-4:21pm with an hours lunch

What you'll need to succeed
To succeed in this position you will:

  • Ideally possess a Cert 4 in Payroll or Bookkeeping

  • Have strong end to end function experience within payroll

  • Excellent interpersonal skills to effectively liaise with internal and external stakeholders.

  • Solid knowledge of the manual calculations such as PAYG tax calculations, superannuation and payroll month end procedures

  • The ability to prioritise your workload and meet deadlines

  • Work effectively within a team

  • Knowledge of compliance, awards and legislation highly advantageous

  • A police check will need to be completed before commencement

Due to the urgent requirement of this position, you will already be residing in Darwin.

What you'll get in return
This is a secondment cover contract role up to the 21st December 2018. This is a fantastic opportunity within the public sector to work within a small diverse team. My client is offering a highly competitive salary and 6 weeks annual leave.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or send your CV to rachael.agha@hays.com.au [mailto:rachael.agha@hays.com.au]

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

At Hays, we value diversity and are passionate about placing people in a role where they can flourish and succeed. We actively encourage people from diverse backgrounds to apply.

Date Posted
Darwin, NT 0800
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent
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