Payroll Manager

Job Title: Payroll Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-02-27
Reference: JO-1902-93870
Contact Name: Elissa Henderson
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 27, 2019 21:39

Job Description

The Davidson Difference
As Australia’s largest privately owned recruitment and consulting firm, Davidson is a market leader in workplace performance.

With offices in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne, Davidson is well placed to provide you with the right direction for long-term career and business success.

The opportunity
We are seeking an experienced Payroll Manager to join our Finance team. In this role, you will lead a small team and will manage both the payroll for our permanent workforce as well as our contractor workforce.

This is an integral role and will see you managing the day-to-day payroll function as well as having involvement in payroll projects and other projects impacting the payroll function across the business.

Your key responsibilities in this role will include:
  • Manage and prepare both weekly and fortnightly payrolls;
  • Process all payroll journals and subsequent recognition of service fee revenue;
  • Reconcile and lodge all superannuation and statutory obligations;
  • Reconcile all payrolls on a monthly and rolling YTD basis;
  • Ensure the systems and tools utilized for payroll are maintained and updated appropriately;
  • Constant review of payroll processes and procedures, ensuring operational excellence of the payroll department.
About you
What you need to bring:
  • Previous experience as a Payroll Manager, ideally within a Contractor Payroll environment;
  • Previous experience with Navision and Astute Payroll desired, but not essential;
  • Exceptional time management skills coupled with a ‘can do’ attitude; and
  • And, most critically - the right attitude, passion, drive and enthusiasm to achieve.
To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Elissa Henderson on 07 3023 1071, quoting ref no. JO-1902-93870. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at