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Payroll Officer

Invercargill Invercargill, Southland Southland, New Zealand
Competitive Salary
Closing date
Jun 1, 2024

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Job Role
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Findex empowers you to be the best version of yourself.
  • Surround yourself with people who inspire and challenge you
  • Work for a company that develops and promotes its own talent

Our team delivers a managed payroll service to a diverse range of clients, exposing you to various businesses and company payrolls. Embrace the dynamic nature of your work, where each day brings new challenges. This role provides an excellent opportunity for professionals at all experience levels to cultivate robust technical skills, grow with our business, and benefit from the guidance of an experienced team.

What will your typical week look like?

Depending on your level of experience you would:
  • Manage the expectations of relevant stakeholders around the completion of these tasks and develop the technical knowledge within the Payroll Team to ensure internal and client service standards are met
  • Backup and technical support to the Payroll Manager, including covering pays, processing taxation, KiwiSaver and relevant pay run reports or reconciliations
  • Provide technical payroll knowledge/around legislation and software packages and providing training and mentoring to team members
  • Assist with the end-to-end processing of payroll, including PAYE obligations and filing the returns
  • Manage payroll-related queries, internal and external reporting and engage with the wider business
  • Be involved in various projects and payroll related work that arise from time to time
  • Close-knit, supportive and collaborative team that values diversity and inclusivity
  • Work alongside and be mentored by industry-leading professionals, with access to industry-leading learning and development designed to accelerate your development.
  • Strong client-centric focus and commitment to providing excellent service

More about the perks
  • Flexible working hours and policies, including Time Off In Lieu (TOIL) Incentive Programme, to accommodate your personal and family needs
  • Tailored career pathways and development programs aligned with your professional aspirations.
  • Access to industry-leading learning and development designed to accelerate your development

What you need to be successful
  • Outgoing personality, willingness to work hard and have fun along the way
  • Want and desire to continuously develop yourself
  • Be highly customer-focused, you will want to own the client relationship
  • You can work in a fast paced, dynamic, and deadline driven environment
  • Are happy to adopt and work in a hybrid working model
  • Have exceptional interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal) as you will have direct exposure to clients
  • Previous payroll experience
  • Experience using payroll systems is preferable, but not necessary

Why Findex? #writeyournextchapter

At Findex we are passionate about what we do and how we do it. Are you a big and bold thinker? Do you like to make meaningful change? Are you motivated by working in a business that puts clients first and embraces teamwork? Do you want to be part of a team that moves together, operates in a high trust environment and celebrates success? Do you take pride in delivering quality work, being accountable and maintaining high standards?

If this sounds like you, we look forward to meeting you. Apply now!


Only candidates with valid working rights within Australia/New Zealand (in which this position is based) will be considered.

Findex is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees and encourage applications from candidates with a variety of strengths, backgrounds and experiences.

Note for Recruitment Agencies:

This role is being managed by Findex Talent Acquisition and we will not accept unsolicited resumes/applications from Recruitment Agencies.

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