Senior Payroll Analyst

Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Job Type: Temporary
Reference: JO-1811-164969
Salary: Up to $400/day + super
people2people are collaborating the NSW Government who are currently seeking a Senior Payroll Analyst for an initial 6 month assignment located in the Sydney CBD.


In this position, you will be leading a "green" start payroll project, preparing it for transition to BAU whilst analysing payroll data
  • Extract and analyse Payroll source system data to validate, control and address any policy issues
  • Interpret and present data to senior stakeholders
  • Identify and prioritise key Payroll controls requiring immediate attention
  • Assist in transition of control ownership to business as usual (BAU)
  • Undertake detailed Payroll variance analysis and commentary for month end reporting


To be eligible for this role you must have:
  • Previous exposure to a startup payroll project, ideally within the NSW Government
  • Able to deal with large sums of data extraction and manipulation, including deep dive for data dissemination and analysis
  • Experience recommending solutions to rectify issues related to Payroll policies and procedures
  • Knowledge of internal control framework (knowledge of SOX or similar would be highly regarded)
  • Able to assist with documentation and financial process controls to prepare for audit (developing flow charts etc)
To apply for the role, click the appropriate link on this page or call Brad Donald on 8270 9772 for a confidential discussion