Payroll Officer

Payroll Officer

Job Title: Payroll Officer
Contract Type: Temporary / Contract
Location: Adelaide
Job Published: February 20, 2020 10:31

Job Description

About the company

Our client is a well-known lifestyle accommodation provider with over 60 parks across Australia, offering fantastic holiday destinations for travellers.

Culture & Benefits

  • Temp to perm opportunity
  • Located at the head office in Adelaide CBD
  • Learning & development opportunities
  • A positive and enjoyable work environment

About the role

Reporting to the Finance Manager, The Payroll Officer is primarily involved in processing the fortnightly national pay run of 1700 staff and undertaking associated reporting responsibilities for both fortnightly and at month-end.


  • Adhering to payroll processing deadlines
  • Liaise with Park Management to follow up on paperwork and assisting with queries
  • Ensure the timely distribution and return of timesheets, transaction listings and pay advices
  • Timely and accurate entry of payroll data and new employees
  • Timely submission of payroll file to the Finance Manager for bank processing
  • Processing separation certificates, payslip requests and terminations
  • Filing of employee information
  • Responding to Centrelink, Child Support Services and payroll queries
  • Month end processes for payroll and reporting

Skills and experience

  • A minimum of 2 years end to end payroll experience
  • Experience with high volume payroll processing
  • The ability to interpret awards, particularly the Hospital General Award
  • A high level of interpersonal skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to deal with complex issues
  • High attention to detail and accuracy
  • Advanced skills in Excel
  • Experience using Sage MicrOpay would be highly advantageous
  • High attention to detail and accuracy

Apply now and find out more

To register your interest in this role, forward your current resume to, via our website at, or via the link below, or call 08 8232 8008 for more information. Your confidential application will be acknowledged with an email from us explaining our process

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