Payroll Officer

A 12 month fixed term contract based in Wellington CBD

Your new company
This public sector organisation based in Wellington CBD are looking for 2 Payroll Officers to join their organisation for a fixed term of 12 months with the potential to extend beyond this.

Your new role
Reporting into the Payroll Manager you will be contributing to the timely and accurate processing of a complex fortnightly payroll using SAP. You will be processing large volumes of payroll data, supporting with onboarding, resolving queries and providing general support to the wider payroll team.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Ideally SAP experience or if not, a similarly large payroll system
  • The ability to work accurately and to tight deadlines
  • Strong MS Excel skills
  • Thorough understanding of NZ payroll related legislation
  • Excellent customer service skills

What you'll get in return
This career defining role will give you exposure to a large complex payroll environment which is sure to add strength to your CV. This role is for an initial 12 month contract however there is the opportunity to extend beyond this. Flexible working is encouraged and all equipment to enable you to work from home will be provided.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.


Job Type
Government & Public Services
Accounting Support
$60-$70k per annum

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Madison Allen, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Wellington
Level 9, 318 Lambton Quay

Telephone: +6448863834

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