Payroll Team Leader

Job Title: Payroll Team Leader
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Auckland
Contact Details: Paula Van Zijl
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Job Published: 14 days ago
  • Payroll Team Leader
  • $85 000 - $90 000 per annum
  • Mt Wellington

We are assisting our client in their search for an experienced professional in the Payroll field to join their very well-known, well-established business.

About the role:

  • This is a Team Leader role and will suit a person with strong leadership skills and a drive for process improvement.

Duties will include:

  • Payroll processing two fortnightly pay runs
  • Reviewing pay runs processed by the Payroll Officer and Payroll Administrator
  • Processing all statutory calculations in line with legislation
  • Performing payroll audits and compliance checks
  • Responding to external requests from Courts, IRD, MBIE, KiwiSaver, ACC, Unions, Loan Companies etc as per legislation
  • Accurate month and year-end reporting
  • Providing technical leadership and coaching
  • Remuneration & Payroll Manager through the performance management cycle
  • Supervising a continuous improvement programme for the Payroll process

What’s in it for you:

  • Work with a house-hold brand who offers great career growth
  • Fantastic remuneration structure
  • Great team environment

What you bring to the team:

  • You will have at least 8-10 years’ experience in processing complex pay runs, including those with waged employees on variable hours
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Sound knowledge of NZ payroll legislation
  • Experience using DataPay payroll system
  • This is a challenging and very exciting opportunity to take your career to the next level. Apply online immediately if you meet the minimum requirements

Please note that only NZ citizens and permanent residents will be considered for this role.

Job No: 111074