payroll administrator in Christchurch

andrew birznieks, randstad
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NZ$ 55,000 - NZ$ 62,000 per year

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christchurch, canterbury
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NZ$ 55,000 - NZ$ 62,000 per year
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andrew birznieks, randstad
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We are currently supporting a local organisation with finding 2 new Payroll superstars to join their team in Christchurch. There is a permanent and 12 month Fixed Term contract position, and looking for someone to start as soon as possible.

We are seeking a motivated and experienced Payroll professional, who is a keen team player who possesses excellent communication, prioritisation and time management skills. This role will suit someone who is able to cope with pressure and abide to strict deadlines due to the complexity of the business, as well as having confidence in liasing with internal stakeholders. This is not just simply a processing role, and will require inititive and a curious mind.

Responsibilities for the role include:

  • Calculate and process payroll and leave payments
  • Action processes for fortnightly payrolls
  • Monitor and update pay rates and service rates
  • Preparing payroll and leave reports
  • Action any salary changes, and maintain payroll and leave records
  • Maintain confidential information and be responsible for security of sensitive information.

The ideal candidate:
The ideal candidate will possess the below experience and atrributes:

  • Ideally 5 years' experience working in a payroll function
  • Working with pay and HR systems, and an ability and drive to learn
  • High attention to detail and dealing with pressured situations
  • Experience and understadning current relevant employment legislation
  • A genuine drive to provide excpetional service to the wider business

If the above sounds like you, and you are wanting to join an exciting and driven team, we will welcome an application from you by following the link below. Alternatively, if you have any questions, please email me on

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


payroll, administration

educational requirements

Vocational/Professional Qualification