Senior Payroll Advisor

Job Title: Senior Payroll Advisor
Location: Wellington
Contact Details: Olivia Strutton
Contact Email:
Job Published: 10 days ago
  • CBD Based, Public Sector Client
  • $65,000 - 79,000 per annum (or hourly equivalent)
  • Open to Fixed-Term or Contracting (Candidate Preference)

I am currently recruiting for a Senior Payroll Advisor, for a well-established public sector client. The successful candidate will be able to hit the ground running in a busy Payroll Team, working across BAU and high-level systems updates.

Daily Duties Include:

  • Accountable for monitoring volumes of work to ensure all pay related activities are completed in the required SLA
  • Provision of efficient and timely service, maintenance of a high standard of data integrity and resolution of complex queries
  • Assisting to identify payroll errors and completing corrective action where required
  • Maintenance of data knowledge across legislation changes and departmental policies to ensure correct BAU processing
  • Identify continuous improvement opportunities to ensure that the SAP system performs to meet business needs
  • BAU processing of end to-end Payroll, to meet strict deadlines

Desired Experience:

  • 5-10 years experience across BAU Payroll positions, or in another Senior Payroll Advisor position
  • Strong knowledge of NZ Payroll legislation with experience applying this to pay-runs and queries
  • Experience using SAP (desired) or another Payroll system to a high-level
  • Collaborative working style, with a good ability to work across teams throughout a business to ensure timely and accurate processing

If you are interested, please APPLY NOW! Or email Olivia Strutton with any queries;

Ref No: 109548