Employee centric, cohesive culture with flexibility offered.
Broad role in a growing organisation.
$70K + super FTE.
About the company:
When you join us at Tonkin, you become part of a team who thrive on delivering exceptional outcomes that put people and our community first.
Founded in 1955, Tonkin is on a strong, sustained growth journey, with a creative and progressive national team working at nine offices across Australia. Proudly employee-owned, we provide imaginative and dependable engineering, environment, urban development and construction solutions to our clients in the public and private sectors. With expertise that is characterised by diversity and industry excellence, Tonkin prides itself on being a national leader in the markets of water, waste, transport, natural resources management, buildings, public works and land development. Due to significant growth across our business Tonkin is now looking to recruit a Senior Bookkeeper / Payroll Officer to the collaborative Adelaide branch of their National operations.
About the role:
Reporting directly to the Chief Financial Officer (CFO), the Senior Bookkeeper / Payroll Officer will enjoy autonomy and hold responsibility for fortnightly payroll activities for a growing workforce of 160 people across SA, NSW, Vic, QLD and NT. They will drive process improvements and ensure legislative and award compliance across Tonkin’s dispersed workforce. Full ownership of Accounts Payable and end of month reconciliation to Trail Balance are responsibilities of this broad role.
Key Duties include:
Ensure timesheet integrity and post
Undertake and ensure fortnightly payroll is completed accurately, including employee expenses
Complete associated journals
Process all end of month payroll requirements including leave movement journals
Attend to staff queries appropriately
Ensure compliance with applicable legislative requirements, and regulations including but not limited to PAYG, Payroll tax, Workcover, and superannuation
End of month reconciliations including processing of payroll journals and accruals
Accounts Payable processing, reconciliation, and payments
Payroll migration project support
General bookkeeping and project work as directed by the CFO
Skills & experience:
Whilst you are ideally Certificate or Diploma qualified you will necessarily have strong, successful experience in end to end, multistate payroll management. Your technical savvy and reconciliation experience will ensure that you can navigate multiple systems and your passion for award and legislative compliance will ensure the Tokin payroll systems and processes are robust. Strengths in Xero Payroll and MS Excel are essential, and you will need to display impeccable attention to detail.
Culture & benefits:
With a culture based on delivering exceptional solutions and service to their clients, the team has a strong culture of success. A National organisation with the feel of a close-knit family, Tonkin Consulting strive for excellence in everything they do. Boasting newly appointed offices, high staff retention and innovative, forward-thinking leaders; this is an opportunity into a flexible, welcoming workplace to flex your powers in payroll!
Applications in Microsoft Word only should be addressed to Samara Dela Roza quoting reference numberJO-2110-5345. Telephone enquiries are welcome on 8100 8834.
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