Payroll Officer - Temp to Perm

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Job Type: Temporary
Salary: AU$35.00 - AU$37.00 per hour + super
Specialization: Accounting,
Sub Specialization: Payroll,
Contact: Stuart Alpen
Reference: JO-1812-407781
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The Company
My client is a global Construction business with a proven track record in commercial infrastructure space for the last 50 years. Due to continuous growth and the ramping up of a major project, they are looking to add a Payroll Officer to the business to start in January. The position is a temp to perm opportunity for the right person. This is a high energy & busy environment, so we're looking for someone to compliment this team.

The Role
Reporting to the Payroll Manager, your role will be geared towards partnering the commercial business units & project teams. You'll be working in a team responsible for:

  • Fortnightly & Monthly payroll for over 500 staff
  • Handling employee queries in a timely and professional manner
  • On-boarding new employees and maintain records
  • Process terminations and payouts
  • Calculating leave, entitlements, and super
  • General ledger and periodic reporting
  • Process & system improvements
  • Use of payroll systems Chris 21 & Kronos


Preferred Experience

  • Minimum 2-3 years' experience in a fast-paced environment
  • A good understanding of payroll systems and functionality
  • High attention to detail
  • Great communication skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • A mature mind set and approachable nature

You are driven, diligent & professionally presented. Finally, we are looking for someone with a good sense of humour with high levels of emotional intelligence. This is a project environment, so we need a positive person with a great work ethic & a pro-active nature.

Please APPLY immediately, or if you have any further questions please contact Stuart Alpen on 02-9431-6518.