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Applications close at midday on Wednesday, 29 January 2020.

Payroll Officer

Full-time position based in Swan Hill.

Reporting to the Finance Manager and working closely with HR, our Payroll Officer is the first point of contact for all payroll inquiries. Our Payroll Officer is in charge of calculating and processing of all aspects of employees pays in accordance with awards, agreements, council policy and legislation. The officer is responsible for timely and accurate preparation of payroll reconciliations, and preparation and lodgement of payroll related tax compliance (STP).

The role is end to end payroll, perfect for someone who can get into the detail and completely own the process.

The payroll officer will be exposed to sensitive information – therefore will require a high degree of professionalism and discretion.

If you have strong communication skills, an ability to work collaboratively and can provide a high level of internal support then we would like to hear from you.


Attracting approximately $65,685 and $71,758 per annum, in addition superannuation is paid at 10.5%. This is a permanent full time position within Council.

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Applications close at midday on Wednesday, 29 January 2020. It is anticipated that interviews will be held on Friday, 7 February 2020.

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Phone: (03) 5036 2333
Postal address: Swan Hill Rural City Council, PO Box 488, Swan Hill VIC 3585