Payroll Assistant – Up to $32 + Super per/hour

Location: Fairfield surrounds

Competitive Rate: Up to $32 + Super per/hour

Role highlight: Support a driven, encouraging, and high-performing team within this global retail leader. This role offers complete training and the opportunity to learn payroll on a global level.

Role Overview

This Payroll Assistant will be reporting into the Payroll Manager and will provide support with the payroll run. This is a key role in the team specialising in the areas of employment conditions and entitlements; payroll; superannuation administration; payroll balancing and accounts in accordance with company policies and guidelines.

This role will see you responsible for compliance with award legislation, processing workers compensation and streamlining procedures. In addition to this, your role will see you setting up new starters with varying award rates and calculating termination payments. Your organisational skills and keen eye for detail will see you make this role your own.


  • Processing end to end payroll on a fortnightly basis
  • Assist and support the Payroll Team with other duties where required.
  • Provide accurate, compliant, efficient, and timely payroll services across Australia and New Zealand
  • Ensures all employee master file data within the database is maintained in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Ensures the accurate processing of staff appointments, transfer, promotions, terminations, payroll information and records are maintained in accordance with statutory requirements.
  • Assists with the reconciliation and payment of Superannuation, PAYG, Payroll tax, Workers Compensation in line with federal and state legislation to ensure the organisation meets it’s required obligations.
  • Assists in the preparation of correspondence, payroll reports and statistics as required.
  • Liaise with staff on payroll related inquiries and assisting in resolving issues relating to payroll production.
  • Provide support to all internal and external audits related to payroll.
  • Assist in the implementation of changes required within the business to ensure the business is compliant with new legislation.

Candidate Profile

You will have proven, stable experience processing payroll and are eager to learn and develop your skills. You will feel comfortable with the elements of payroll processing and present with immaculate attention to detail.

Your outstanding communication skills on both a verbal and written level will see you engage stakeholders across the business and provide exceptional customer service in all you do.

You are available for an immediate start.

The Company, Culture & Benefits
This well-known brand specialises in providing sought after products in the consumer sector and is currently experiencing an exciting period of growth. The business is renowned for its employee focus vision, they lead the change and deliver consistently above market outcomes. You will be part of a grounded, supportive and superior culture.

  • Absolute market leader; Global presence; FMCG industry
  • Up to $32 p/h + Super – Minimum 6-9 – month contract.
  • Fairfield surrounds; On-site parking; Immediate start


If this sounds like you, please send your resume by clicking the “apply” link below. The reference number for this role is OHPA40746. Please allow for 3 – 5 working days for us to process all the applications. All applicants will receive feedback from us, either via email or a telephone call.

Job Information

Job Reference: 40746
Salary From: £30
Salary To: £32
Job Industries: Accountancy
Job Locations: Fairfield, Sydney, Australia
Job Types: Temporary

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