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Payroll Officer
Parker Bridge – Global Recruiter Winners 2018 – Best Marketing Campaign
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Location Icon Canberra

What is in it for you?Whether you are looking for your next great contract or the chance to move your career forward, we have several excellent Payroll Officer opportunities throughout Wellington...

What is in it for you?

Whether you are looking for your next great contract or the chance to move your career forward, we have several excellent Payroll Officer opportunities throughout Wellington. We have some of the best hourly rates and salary packages on offer and, as the capital’s specialist in Accounting & Finance recruitment, we work with some of the best employers. If you are looking for your chance to work in this beautiful city, look no further. 

What you would be doing

As the Payroll Officer, you could be doing any of the following: 

  • Processing pay runs  
  • End to end payroll functions on weekly, fort-nightly, and monthly basis
  • Review existing processes and make recommendations on improvements 
  • Assist with payroll calculations and advisory  
  • Assist with payroll budgets and forecasts 
  • Assist with ad-hoc administration work 

Who are we looking for?

We’re interested in hearing from people with two or more years’ experience as an Payroll Officer but more importantly, we need enthusiastic professionals who are excellent communicators, have a keen eye for detail, and the ability to juggle workloads and deadlines without breaking a sweat. If that sounds familiar, we’d love to hear from you!

Ideally, you should have the following experience:

  • Two or more years’ experience in payroll
  • Experience in running end to end payroll processes
  • Have competent knowledge of the holidays act, PAYE and income tax
  • Exposure to a selection of widely used payroll systems

What’s next?

To apply now and find your next Payroll Officer role, click the link provided. Parker Bridge look forward to receiving your updated CV. Thank you.  

At Parker Bridge, we make every effort to respond to all applications, however sometimes the volume we receive is so large it is not possible. If you do not receive a response from us, please don't take it personally as we really value the effort you made to apply.

Accounts Officer
Batlow Fruit Company Pty Ltd
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Location Icon Tumut, New South Wales

Batlow Fruit Company Pty Ltd is seeking an experienced Accounts Officer to join our Finance team in Batlow.This is a full-time position that would suit a highly organised and efficient person. Pa...

Batlow Fruit Company Pty Ltd is seeking an experienced Accounts Officer to join our Finance team in Batlow.

This is a full-time position that would suit a highly organised and efficient person. Package to be negotiated based on experience.


• Processing month-end general journals and assisting with month-end close and reporting

• Assisting and preparing monthly balance sheet reconciliations

• Monthly stocktake reconciliation

• Reconciling revenue and cost data between the accounting and operating systems

• Preparing daily sales invoices and entering pricing from sales order documents

• Following up on unfinalised items for growers weekly payments

• Reconciling monthly freight invoices to load documentation

• Providing backup to reception when required

• Ad hoc duties supporting the wider finance team


• 3+ years experience in accounts and administration

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• A strong attention to detail

• A hands-on approach to achieving required outcomes

and improving processes

• Ability to meet deadlines and prioritise workload to achieve objectives

If you believe you meet the above criteria, please send your resume to:

Finance Officer - National Rural Health Alliance
National Rural Health Alliance
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Location Icon Canberra

Excellent opportunity to work with a leading national organisation in the not-for-profit sectorRewarding and meaningful role with a dedicated team of professionalsCompetitive remuneration package...

  • Excellent opportunity to work with a leading national organisation in the not-for-profit sector
  • Rewarding and meaningful role with a dedicated team of professionals
  • Competitive remuneration package including 10.5% super and salary packaging options 

About us

The National Rural Health Alliance Ltd is Australia's peak non-government body for rural and remote health. The Alliance works closely with its 44 member organisations [link removed] to achieve better health outcomes for people living in rural and remote Australia.

The role

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the Finance Officer manages and reports on the financial systems and operations relating to the Alliance and its cost centres. This includes: managing financial records; preparing and paying staff salaries;  keeping accurate records of personnel files including salaries, leave entitlements and superannuation contributions; preparing and lodging all ATO obligations including PAYG, IAS, BAS, FBT and Payment Summaries; preparing and presenting financial reports to the Finance, Audit and Risk Management Committee; and undertaking some office manager roles such as finalising rental agreements and dealing with repairs and maintenance issues.

Selection criteria: Essential

  1. Experience as a finance officer for an organisation of this size (approximately 12 staff and $2-3 million annual budget).
  2. Experience with MYOB.
  3. Experience with human resources including managing staff payroll, superannuation, leave, ensuring obligations are met under the Fair Work Act, and dealing with sensitive staffing matters if they arise.
  4. An understanding of the regulatory and legislative environment in which the Alliance operates (including reporting obligations to the Australian Taxation Office, Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission, Australian Securities and Investments Commission, etc).
  5. Experience interpreting financial information and communicating it to different audiences (eg to the CEO, the Board, to reporting bodies, to the public).
  6. Well-developed written and oral communication skills.

Selection criteria: Desirable

  1. Experience in the not-for-profit sector and/or in a membership-based organisation.
  2. Experience managing finances for large events, such as the biennial National Rural Health Conferences.

This role requires high level organisational skills and attention to detail. Equally, the successful candidate will be able to prioritise their workload to manage time effectively and achieve outcomes within agreed timeframes. Excellent computer skills are essential.

The position offers a generous annual salary, salary sacrifice/salary packaging (full PBI status) and 10.5% employer superannuation contributions. 

For further information CLICK HERE [link removed]

Written applications, addressing the selection criteria and including a current CV and the contact details of two referees, should be emailed to [link removed] by COB Friday 16 October 2020.

For further information please contact Gabrielle O’Kane, Chief Executive Officer at [link removed] on 0417 464 216 or 02 6285 4660.

Assistant Project Accountant
CatholicCare Canberra & Goulburn
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Assistant Project Accountant6 month contract, 3-5 days per weekSmall friendly teamCentrally located in BraddonCatholicCare Canberra & Goulburn is a leading not-for-profit organisation with a pres...

Assistant Project Accountant

6 month contract, 3-5 days per week

Small friendly team

Centrally located in Braddon

CatholicCare Canberra & Goulburn is a leading not-for-profit organisation with a presence in the community for over 60 years providing a range of services. We are looking for an enthusiastic Finance Officer to join our dynamic team in the CFO Office as our services grow.

The Role

This role will suit a motivated and high-performing management accountant who is able to work independently and has strong attention to detail. The right person will be able to confidently engage with various stakeholders.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Assist and prepare monthly financial accounting journals, work papers and reconciliations.
  • Financial reporting for various projects.
  • Month end reporting.
  • Supporting the CFO office and carry out adhoc duties as required.

The person

The ideal person will be an experienced person with proven Australian work experience in an accounting environment. You will have excellent attention to detail, possess good organisational skills and be a quick learner. Strong communication and interpersonal skills are equally important as being able to work within the team will be critical to your success in this role.

What we offer

Rewarding opportunities exist for enthusiastic people seeking meaningful careers. CatholicCare's employment benefits include a generous salary packaging option and professional development in a family friendly environment.

About us

CatholicCare is the social services arm of the Catholic Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn. Our mission is to provide quality services to people by promoting healthy, inclusive communities through relationships, partnerships and collaboration while adhering to our values of Solidarity, Stewardship, Respect and Excellence.

Selection Criteria

  • Degree in Accounting/Business/Commerce.
  • Professional qualification CA/CPA or have strong progression and close to completion.
  • You must have at least 4 years or more work experience in an organisation domiciled in Australia with a similar accounting role.
  • The ability to prioritise work and meet deadlines for various task.
  • Intermediate level of skills in Outlook, Excel and Word.
  • Be a quick learner, familiarity with accounting processes, excellent organisational and communication skills are essential.
  • Be compliant with policies and procedures and perform duties in line with KPI's.
  • Hold a current driver’s license.
  • Be willing to undergo a police check and apply for a working with vulnerable people card.
  • Applicants MUST be a permanent resident or Australian citizen to be considered for this opportunity.

To apply you must:

  • Attach an updated resume
  • Covering letter
  • Address each area in the selection criteria.

Applications that do not meet the above requirements will not be considered. Previous applicants need not apply.

Please send your applications to:

Melissa McCarthy - Director People & Culture


For more information or to apply please visit:

Closing Date: 5pm 23rd October, 2020

*Please note shortlisting and interviews will be ideally undertaken within two weeks of the closing date. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

CatholicCare is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are strongly encouraged from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people; people with a disability; people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

APS3/4 Payroll Officer
Hays Accountancy & Finance
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Hourly Rate or Non Ongoing Contracts. Multiple vacancies withing a large Federal Government DepartmentYour new company This Federal Government Department is highly sought after. This team in part...

Hourly Rate or Non Ongoing Contracts. Multiple vacancies withing a large Federal Government Department

Your new company
This Federal Government Department is highly sought after. This team in particular receives fantastic feedback relating to culture, management and processes.

Your new role
Duties of this role are inclusive of but not limited to:

  • Processing high volume pays
  • Complex calculations
  • Pay Amendments
  • Processing niche payments
  • Ad Hoc. Duties

What you'll need to succeed
In order to be deemed successful for this role, you will have previous experience in payroll.
Experience with systems Chris21 or SAP is highly desirable but not essential.

This role is only open to Australian Citizens who hold the ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance (i.e. baseline, NV1, NV2 etc)

What you'll get in return
You will receive either a non ongoing contract or hourly rate for a 6-12 month contract. You will have the opportunity to apply for an upcoming ongoing round within the team.
This team provides further training and development for all employees, giving you the opportunity to really excel your career.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Maddison Grandi on 62576344 or email

If this job isn't quite right for you though you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion and visit our website to review our current list of available positions.

SA Licence number : LHS 297508

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Last updated October 16 2020
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Sydney 95 / 44%
Melbourne 57 / 26%
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Perth 13 / 6%
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