Payroll Specialist

Location Victoria, Melbourne, Bayside & South Eastern Suburbs
Job type Temporary
Discipline Accounting & Finance
Reference 869152
  • 3-6 month assignment with potential for extension
  • Inner Bayside location with flexible hybrid working arrangements
  • Onsite or nearby street parking
  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Work within a highly regarded educational institution
Our client, one of Melbourne’s most highly regarded grammar schools, is seeking an experienced end-to-end Payroll Specialist to join their team on a temporary basis. In this role you will be responsible for processing fortnightly and monthly payroll (300 employees) including payroll reconciliations, reporting, governance and compliance related tasks.
Must haves:
  • Experience in end-to-end payroll processing, administration and reporting
  • Experience in preparing and submitting payroll-related tax lodgements, superannuation contributions, work cover payments and other statutory obligations.
  • Solid Excel skills with the ability to generate periodic spreadsheets and ad-hoc reporting
  • Adaptable and tech savvy
  • An excellent eye for detail, a methodical approach and the ability to focus on the task at hand
  • Sound analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Great communication skills and able to work in a team environment
  • Current Police Check and WWCC or be willing to obtain
Highly Regarded (but not essential):
  • Experience working within the education sector
  • Proficiency using Aurion or the ability to pick up new payroll software with ease 
If this sounds like the role for you please “Apply” and send through your resume to Sarah Marriner today, or for a confidential discussion please call 03 9535 9500.