payroll officer in Brisbane CBD

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brisbane cbd, queensland
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amanda lowe, randstad
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job description

Randstad is proud to be partnering with a prominent state government department to recruit for multiple payroll positions - ranging from AO2 - AO3. We are looking for a reliable, organised and experienced candidates available for an immediate start.

About the roles:

  • Processing end to end payroll for a large and complex government department
  • Review timesheets for completeness and accuracy
  • Maintain employee personnel files relating to payroll
  • Preparing complex payroll and human resource information for data input and assisting with quality control and maintenance of records to ensure accuracy and data integrity
  • Liaising with an outsourced payroll team to ensure accurate and timely payroll processing
  • Checking and auditing of all payroll, ensuring legislative compliance

About you:

  • Sound knowledge of Australian Tax Office Regulations in relation to payroll tax, PAYG and superannuation legislation
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to prioritise and meet deadlines under pressure
  • Good working knowledge of SAP or another large financial system
  • MUST HAVE prior experience in payroll, preferably within Government but not essential
  • Must be open to undertaking security vetting if eligible for the role

Benifits of the organisation:

  • Foot in the door to QLD State Government
  • Long term temporary assignments - potential to go on government books
  • Close to public transport - easy convenient location
  • Strong supportive team culture
  • Opportunity for career growth
  • Attractive hourly rate

If you are available and interested, please submit your CV via the ‘Apply Now’ button. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


payroll, HR, awards, timesheet



educational requirements

Primary School/Junior High