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Payroll Team Leader

Pact Group
Claudelands, Waikato NZ, New Zealand
Competitive Salary
Closing date
Jun 20, 2024

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Job Role
Contract Type
Full Time
Company Description

Our Pact Packaging division is pioneering a whole of product life cycle approach to sustainable packaging. Partnering with global brands to local dairy producers, we integrate supply chain efficiencies and sustainable practices into everything we design and manufacture.

About this opportunity

Reporting to the Payroll Manager, you will ensure the ongoing accuracy and timely pay to all staff while managing the successful execution of employee records/system requests. You will motivate, coach, and evolve the payroll processing team, setting our people and processes up for success.

You will ensure that the highest standard of service is maintained, and queries are promptly dealt with.

You will also be responsible for providing various payroll reports to facilities highlighting any major issues. Part of your role will include ensuring SAP Payroll is processing payments accurately and employee record changes made in a timely manner.

This role reports to the Payroll Manager and is based in Hamilton.

Your key responsibilities

Duties include:
  • Process Weekly/fortnightly/Monthly Payrolls.
  • Maintain employee records in the payroll system.
  • Provide support to Kronos users.
  • Understanding and fully utilising the SAP payroll system and Employee Central system
  • Large number of hourly paid employees to pay on a weekly/fortnightly basis.
  • Meeting multiple deadlines each week.
  • Ensuring business units meet their payroll deadlines and supply of information.
  • Staying on top of NZ and Australian legislative requirements and changes

About you:

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Payroll Team Leader to join our shared services team in Hamilton.

To be successful in this role you will need:
  • 5+ years' experience in payroll and Payroll Experience with larger payroll ideally SAP,

Kronos, SAP Employee central.
  • New Zealand /Australian payroll experience including working with multiple collective

agreements and individual employment agreements.
  • Demonstrated capability in process improvement and change management
  • Action orientated approach with proven ability to implement and embed change
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and change.
  • Being responsible and accountable with a professional attitude in all dealings

About us

Our vision is to lead the circular economy through packaging, reuse and recycling solutions. It's a future-driven group commitment, designed to create lasting value.

We're the largest plastics recycler in Australia and New Zealand and one of the region's biggest users of recycled materials. We have 6,000+ team members, operate 110 manufacturing facilities across 15 countries, and our customers include some of the world's largest brands that consumers know and trust.

As a global leader in circular and sustainable packaging solutions, we've committed to lead the circular economy through a $500 million investment plan.

For us, it's about finding new and better ways of doing things. Ways to grow business, to give back to the environment and to enrich people's lives every day.

Our promise is to create a better and more prosperous world all round.

That's our future Pact. Let's lead the way together.


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