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Jobs Listing Branding
Location Wellington, Wellington
Listed Wed 11 Jul, 2:53 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
Reference PH23025
  • Lead and run a successful payroll operation
  • Implement improvements and streamline processes
  • Join a fun and friendly team

Hutt City Council has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Payroll Manager to join their team, reporting to the Divisional Manager Human Resources.
Working within a fun and friendly team of HR professionals this role takes ownership of running smooth payroll operations for approximately 500 salary employees.

You’ll handle some complex variables, ensuring accurate information within the payroll and HRIS and reviewing processes to ensure regulatory requirements are met. This is a hands on role with one direct report. You’ll have at least five years’ experience managing a payroll system, (preferably Chris21), as well as up to date knowledge of legislation and an ability to see areas of risk or gaps.

With upcoming improvements to existing systems and processes you’ll be comfortable with change, and focused on ensuring the benefits are realised. As the go-to person for payroll queries, a strong customer focus is important as is the willingness to contribute positively to your team.

To apply for this position please visit and refer to reference number 23025. For further information please contact Paul Hodder on 04 4999 471. You must be eligible to work in New Zealand to be considered for this opportunity. All applications will be acknowledged by email.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.