Payroll Team Leader

Job Title: Payroll Team Leader
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Wellington
Contact Details: Olivia Strutton
Contact Email:
Job Published: 13 days ago
  • Permanent Role, Public Sector
  • $90,000-105,000 (negotiable)
  • Payroll Audit Team Leader

I am currently recruiting an exciting role, to lead a dynamic team in auditing monthly pay cycles, for a very large Public sector organisation. I am looking for someone who likes to work collaboratively, has a strong eye for detail and ability to mentor and teach others.

Other Duties Include:

  • Ensure the accurate and timely audit of the pay each fortnight, escalating and managing risk where appropriate
  • Maintain a list of fortnightly checks to monthly payroll and make changes to this list if required
  • Implement and apply controls to ensure accuracy of changes to employee pay
  • Ensure the team delivers a high standard of service and positive experience with internal employees
  • Ensure up-to-date knowledge and adherence to NZ Payroll legislation and employee collective changes

Desired Experience:

  • Demonstrated experience working at a Team Leader level, in the Payroll or Audit space
  • SAP experience, at a user or SME level, with strong MS Suite experience
  • Strong understanding of collective agreements, key legislation; Holidays Act, Wages Protection Act
  • Public sector experience is preferred

With any questions please email; Olivia Strutton -

Ref No: 111190