Payroll Team Leader

Australian National University
December 11, 2022
Offerd Salary:$103,636 - $110,821
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Contract Type:Other
Working Time:Full time
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Payroll Team Leader

Apply now Job no: 548556 Work type: Continuing Location: Canberra / ACT Categories: Professional

Classification: ANU Officer 8

Classification: ANU Officer 8 Salary package: : $103,636 - $110,821 per annum plus 17% superannuation Term: Full Time, Continuing

  • Passionate about payroll and improving processes?
  • Wanting to share your knowledge and build your teams skills?
  • Central location with flexible working and a supportive team environment.
  • Position overview

    An exciting opportunity exists to join the Australian National University, working within the busy Remuneration and Conditions Branch of the Division of Shared Services. The Division of Shared Services is committed to not only delivering the best possible services to the ANU community now, but looking at how we can improve our services through customer focus, innovation and automation. This position is an exciting opportunity for a payroll professional to be part of our journey!

    Working closely with the Payroll Manager, this position will provide leadership and guidance to the payroll team and will assist to provide timely customer focused payroll support to the ANU community. The Payroll team are responsible for the accurate and timely delivery of day-to-day processing of payroll, superannuation and taxation matters for all staff at the Australian National University by working collaboratively with staff across the Division, College based HR personnel and directly with employees of the University.

  • The Payroll Team Leader oversees the day-to-day operations of the wider Remuneration and Conditions team; consistently providing high quality services and advice on payroll, superannuation and taxation and ensuring the fortnightly payroll cycle is completed to a high standard.
  • In this role you will build and maintain respectful working relationships with staff within the Shared Services Division and across the University, and in particular, work closely with staff in the Recruitment, Provisioning and HR Systems Teams.
  • The ideal candidate will have strong team leadership skills, and a passion for delivering quality service to the community alongside technical expertise in the delivery of payroll services including demonstrated knowledge of working with Enterprise Agreements and associated policies and procedures. Demonstrated experience working with senior leaders, a strong understanding of the HR Management Systems (preferably PeopleSoft) would also be beneficial for this role
  • In addition this role will lead the way with suggesting service improvements that will benefit the team and the whole community.

    Candidate Enquiries: Kath Morris, Associate Director, Division of Shared Services - People Stream T: +61 (0)404 097 688.

    The University actively encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. For more information on employment opportunities, contact our Indigenous Employment Consultant on

    ANU values diversity and inclusion and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to those of all backgrounds and identities. For more information about staff equity at ANU, visit https: //

    Application information

    In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A one page statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
  • Other documents, if required.
  • Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

    Please note: The successful candidate must have rights to live and work in this country and will be required to undergo a background check during the recruitment process. An offer of employment is conditional on satisfactory results.

    Position Description & Selection Criteria

    Advertised: 25 Nov 2022 09:00:00 AM AUS Eastern Daylight Time Applications close: 11 Dec 2022 11:55:00 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time

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