New 12 month fixed term contract Payroll Officer role. This is a senior role that will focus on end to end payroll processing for approx. 250 employees on a weekly and fortnightly basis. You will report into an experienced and supportive Payroll Manager and collaborate within a well established payroll team.This role also provides the opportunity to be part of different projects, including a T&A system upgrade/ implementation. Previous experience of using Kronos will be highly beneficial for this role. This opportunity offers flexible working from both the office and at home during the week. Key responsibilities include:
- End to end processing of weekly and fortnightly payroll.
- On-going maintenance of payroll systems including Preceda and Kronos.
- Accurately updating all payroll records.
- Maintaining all leave, sickness and overtime records.
- Calculations and processing of termination payments, any pay increases and back pays.
- Liaising with all stakeholders in regards to payroll related queries.
- Interpreting awards, contracts, EA's - especially those related to the manufacturing industry.
- Assisting the Payroll manager with month end consolidations, as well as reconciliation and payment of payroll and group tax.
- Participate in any payroll projects that are scheduled, including Kornos system projects.
- The successful candidate will ideally have 5+ years of end to end payroll processing experience.
- Ideally have experience using Kronos and knowledge of Preceda would be bonus but not essential to the role.
- Knowledge of manufacturing awards would be beneficial.
- Prior experience working on payroll projects and system implementations / upgrades would be preferred but not essential.
- Excellent attention to detail and ability to effectively problem solve.
- Strong customer service focus.
- Ability to work collaboratively within a team environment.
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