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Payroll Administrator

NZ Defence Force
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Wellington - Wairarapa
Job Type:
Ongoing - Full Time
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Job Description

The Human Resources Service Centre (HRSC) based in Upper Hutt are looking for an experienced Payroll Administrator to join their team. The HRSC is a team of professional people who are passionate providing quality HR administration and payroll support to NZDF personnel.

In the position of Payroll Administrator, you will be responsible for delivering accurate and effective payroll services to employees of the NZDF by processing payroll input in an accurate and timely way. You will also support and promote the objectives of the HR Service Centre by providing quality customer driven service.

The ideal candidate will have proven experience in providing payroll and administrative support within a complex customer focused environment, along with an in-depth understanding of relevant payroll legislation including Employment Relations Act, Superannuation, Holidays Act and associated legislation.

You excellent communications skills and strong IT skills, including Microsoft Office suite and database management are essential in this position.

We are passionate about our work and are looking for candidates who are equally passionate.  In return for your knowledge, experience and drive, we can reward you with challenging opportunities working in a supportive, motivated and forward-thinking team and working environment and a generous benefits package including five weeks annual leave, a range of discounts and services. Apply today!

The remuneration band for this position is $50,925 to $62,908, inclusive of a 4% employer superannuation contribution.

Please quote NZDF-1611050 in all correspondence.

To view the Position Description and to Apply Online please use the links on this page. For further information, contact Michelle Bateman on (04) 439 6173, quoting NZDF-1611050.

Applications close at 4:30pm on Monday 5 December 2016.

Please note: Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand (NZ) and be able to obtain and maintain the required level of NZ Government security clearance for the position applied for. The minimum citizenship and residency criteria for security clearances to be granted by the NZ Defence Force are as follows:

Low level Security Clearance

  • most preferably a NZ citizen, who has resided in this country continuously for at least the last five years, OR
  • is a citizen of, and/or has resided continuously in one or more of the following countries for the last five years: either Australia, Canada, NZ, the United Kingdom (UK) or the United States of America (USA); and has a background history that is verifiable and can be assessed as appropriate by the NZ Security Intelligence Service (NZSIS) towards a recommendation of suitability for a security clearance at this level.

If you do not meet these minimum criteria, we will not be able to accept your application.