Senior Payroll Officer



Hr & Recruitment
Payroll Officer


  • Flexible work arrangements: Work from home
  • Gain valuable experience in a leading global mining company
  • Possible extensions for the right candidate

  • Contract start ASAP until 28/10/2024 
  • Brisbane City Location 
  • Full time, 40 hours per week

About the company
Karlka Recruiting Group has partnered with a Global Mining Company to engage two senior payroll officers. This position is located in their busy Brisbane City office commencing ASAP until the 28/10/2024 with possible extensions for the right candidate. 
About the Position
This role will work as part of a team assisting in leading and supporting processes within a large, complex, high volume employee data maintenance and payroll function within the Asia-Pacific region. 


  • Provide senior level technical and process guidance to employee data and payroll services team members.
  • Lead and contribute to the on-time delivery of day-to-day payroll and local regulatory compliance activities.
  • Drive and monitor compliance with company policies, internal control standards and regulatory requirements.
  • Partner with stakeholders to lead the resolution of complex payroll/employee data queries.
  • Identify, lead, and assist with the implementation of continuous improvement opportunities.


  • Minimum 5+ years of payroll experience.
  • Minimum 2+ years of leadership experience, preferably in a senior payroll position.
  • Extensive experience in high volume (1000+) employee data maintenance or payroll activities.
  • Proficient knowledge of Australian payroll and super legislation
  • Proficiency with SAP and Excel is required.
  • Ability to work odd hours one week per month (compensated).
  • Resilience – high-volume, high-pressure position.
  • Stakeholder engagement experience, e.g., managing escalations, influencing, coaching, negotiating. 
  • Knowledge in PowerApps & EasyMorph (preferred, not essential)

Benefits working with this Client

  • Flexible work arrangements: Work from home three days per week
  • Gain valuable experience in a leading global mining company
  • Possible extensions for the right candidate

Benefits working with Karlka Recruiting Group 

  • Weekly pay  
  • Ongoing support: Pre, during and post placement 
  • Dedicated consultant per contract
  • Employee Assistance Program available
  • Our agency supports Indigenous communities 

How to Apply
Apply now to be considered for submission to our client by 10/06/2024
Consultant: Hayden 
Email for questions only:
*Please apply through this portal. Any applications through email may be missed.

Nyiyaparli and other Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. 

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further discussion.
Applications received after the due date may be considered for similar roles.


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