Job Details
  • Reference393117A_1653632332
  • LocationPort Macquarie
  • Job TypePart Time
  • Postedabout 1 month ago
  • ConsultantNeva Niland

As one of the Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

An exciting opportunity now exists for a self-driven and experienced payroll professional to assist with End of Financial Year activities with a government organisation based in Port Macquarie.

Why the team needs you

As the Payroll Officer you will be the primary point of customer service to employees across the business. Delivery of a quality, timely and accurate payroll service, along with reporting and compliance with statutory requirements.

  • Responsible for data entry, calculation and electronic lodgement of all employee pays, expenses and other entitlements (including superannuation).
  • Responsible for data entry and processing of employee timesheets within given timeframes, including 7-day rotating rosters, weekend rosters and shift rosters, leave costing, overtime, higher duties, allowances and deductions.
  • Responsible for accurate plant costings within adopted timeframes.
  • Preparation and remittance of authorised deductions.
  • Review and prepare for processing all employee expenses claims.
  • Monitor and check employee time in lieu balances and associated reporting to management

What's in it for you

  • A supportive working environment with a local government department
  • Work with an organisation that prides itself on promoting a positive, safe and professional workplace

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • Experience in Authority desirable but not a necessity
  • Understanding of payroll conventions, calculations and determinations, payroll best practices and legislative compliance.
  • A systems mindset - with the ability to adapt to new or unfamiliar systems and processes.
  • Strong attention to detail with highly developed numerical capability

The Next Step

If this position will enhance your career APPLY NOW. For further details on the client, the role, or a copy of the position description, please call Neva Niland for a confidential discussion on 02 6691 9101 or email