Payroll Officer
Sydney, 12-month opportunity

There is nothing quite like the buzz of the Airport and as a leading ground handling business dnata operates across all major airports in Australia, so we get to feel the buzz every day. Providing services to our customers for Ramp, Baggage, Cabin Cleaning and Passenger Services. We operate 24/7 rain, hail and shine and we love it!


Our Payroll Team has an exciting opportunity for a highly resourceful and passionate Payroll Officer to support the payroll function of our National, multi-faceted business on a 6-month contract.


Reporting directly to the Group Payroll Manager, you will be an expert in enhancing and delivering on all things Payroll - processing, reporting and compliance to deliver greater efficiency for Finance and add further value to the business, without compromising day-to-day accuracy.


A day in the life: 

  • Manage and ensure the processing of the weekly Payroll in an accurate and timely manner
  • Accurate reconciliation of weekly Payrolls as specified in the payroll checklists and procedures
  • Ensure the Payroll function of your business unit operates within the compliant framework of Enterprise Agreements, Government Legislation and Taxation & Superannuation
  • Provide clear and thorough communication of Award and Enterprise agreements to Employees at all levels within the business
  • Proactive resolution and communication of Payroll related queries
  • Assisting in the calculation of special payments or preparation of reports and audits as required

To succeed in the role, you will need: 

  • 2 - 4 years’ experience in a large and complex Payroll environment
  • Previous experience in using and operating Payroll Systems (We use Zambion, which is very similar to Oracle!)
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills with the ability to communicate and interpret Enterprise Agreements and Awards
  • Solid understanding of payroll reporting/analytics
  • High level of customer service and collaborative skills
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Suite and Excel 
  • A sense of Humour is essential! 

So... does this sound like you? If so, Apply Now!


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, which values diversity and inclusion.

We support applicants from all backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people with disabilities, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and all ages. We also have a solid focus on gender balance within the organisation and encourage women to apply.

  Full Time


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   Posted 05 Jul 24

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