Accounting, Finance & Financial Services

Payroll Manager

Job Title: Payroll Manager
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Wellington
Contact Email:
Job Published: 23 days ago
  • Fixed-Term Role to June 2023
  • $110,000-130,000 per annum
  • Public Sector Client, 7 Direct Reports

I am currently recruiting for an experienced Payroll Manager to lead a team of 7 Payroll Advisors. This team is currently working across a Payroll system implementation and BAU and need all hands on deck!

Other Duties Include:

  • Ensure that fortnightly and monthly pay runs for employees are accurate and paid on time
  • Ensure PAYE returns are processed and prepared, as well as Payday Filing with IRD
  • Manage and reconcile any Payroll overpayments made to employees, as well as any other adjustments
  • Ensure new employees are set up accurately in HRIS and that employee records are accurate and secure
  • Ensure Payroll systems and practices align with the NZ Holidays Act and other relevant legislation
  • Effectively build and lead a cohesive, constructive and supportive team who are clear on their purpose and motivated to deliver

Experience Required:

  • Previous experience leading teams, running end-to-end Payroll - preferably in a public sector environment
  • Previous experience in a Payroll systems implementation is advantageous
  • Excellent knowledge of end-to-end Payroll processes, with hands-on experience in a recent position
  • Good knowledge of Payroll systems and HRIS, as well as the MS Suite
  • Strong ability to interpret and apply NZ Payroll legislation to BAU situations
  • Enjoys working collaboratively, leading others and working across teams to achieve goals

If you are interested and have what it takes - please APPLY NOW!

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REF # 113445