Payroll Support Officer

Job No: PMC2017108
Location: Port Macquarie, NSW

Applications close Sunday 15 October 2017


The Role

Council are seeking applications to fill a temporary part time role as Payroll Support Officer for 21 hours (3 days) per week for a 12 month contract. This role provides support to the payroll team in particular with the processing of employee timesheets, expenses and other entitlements, plant data entry, administration and general enquiries.

You will be a self-starter who is able to work independently and in a team. You will have recent experience in a payroll environment in a large organisation, the ability to work to strict deadlines and you should have excellent data entry and keyboard skills. Strong attention to detail and intermediate level Excel experience is also required.

Desirable requirements includes an understanding of award conditions and legislation, recent local government experience and/or experience with Authority financial system.



This is a temporary part time role, with remuneration in the range of $577.08 - $649.19 per week (depending on skills and experience) for a 21 hour week for a 12 month contract. 9.5% superannuation is also payable.



Please contact Kerrie Slater, Payroll Coordinator (02) 6581 8517.


Applying for the position

Before you apply for the job please read the position description and recruitment selection criteria documents below.

Position Description - Payroll Support Officer

Recruitment Selection Critieria - Payroll Support Officer

Please complete the application form below and answer the questions which relate to the essential and desirable criteria, then upload a copy of your resume and cover letter.

You may find it helpful to write the response to the questions in a word document then copy/paste this into the application form as you must submit your application in one attempt.


Close date

All applications must be submitted no later than 11.30pm on Sunday 15 October 2017



Suitable candidates may be placed on an eligibility list for future identical positions for a period of 12 months.

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