Job Details
  • Reference371543B_1616993143
  • LocationMelbourne
  • SalaryAU$150000 - AU$185000 per annum
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted17 days ago
  • ConsultantBrendan Blewitt

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Payroll Lead with one of the Big 4.

Your key responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the overall Payroll function and all deliverables including pay runs, year-end
  • deadlines and statutory compliance.
  • Ensure the payroll team demonstrate a strong customer service focus and are engaged with
  • clear direction and accountability to achieve high quality service.
  • Ensure appropriate measures and controls are in place to minimise errors and ensure the firm
  • is constantly adhering to statutory requirements and changes in legislation by critically
  • challenging payroll processes and designing strategies for continuous improvements and
  • efficiencies including automation.
  • Understand any changes in legislation and those to come via federal budget announcements,
  • which will impact the payroll team. Proactively investigate how to implement these changes
  • into the payroll team.
  • Liaise with and seek expert internal advice (e.g. from EY's specialist tax teams) on matters
  • requiring technical sign off.
  • Query management and Dashboard reporting, including creation of a financial dashboard
  • around payroll using query data, Develop ADP KPI reporting (timeliness of change requests,
  • helpdesk calls) and coordinate with the team a detailed payroll calendar to reduce exposure
  • of missing deadlines and statutory requirements.
  • Work with Finance as the payroll lead on potential corporate acquisitions, including modelling,
  • providing detailed support to the deal team and assist with onboarding to ensure a smooth
  • integration.
  • Provide professional and expert advice to Executive Managers and all staff on payroll issues.
  • Maintain strong relationships with external providers that impact the payroll team, including
  • ADP, superannuation provider and motor vehicle lease provider.

Please apply below for a discussion