November 28, 2021

Job Location: Melbourne Bayside & South Eastern Suburbs
Employer: Cartage Australia
$90,000 – $109,999

The Role

Cartage Australia is seeking an experienced Payroll Officer/Bookkeeper who can manage all aspects of the ‘life-cycle’ of the payroll and Admin process. This is a very busy role that will see you reconciling, preparing BAS and entering documentation to finalise monthly financial reporting. You will also be responsible for preparation of vehicle contracts and maintaining a large depreciation schedule.

Key responsibilities

  • Preparation of BAS
  • Reconciliation of bank accounts
  • Month end journal entries
  • Reconciliation of Company credit cards
  • Preparation of payroll tax reconciliation
  • Processing of accurate payroll in Arrow on a weekly basis for approx. 200 employees
  • Preparation of monthly financial reports
  • Workers compensation
  • Maintain depreciation schedule
  • Maintaining, implementing and complying with up-to-date information on changes to payroll and taxation legislation
  • Ability to undertake a broad range of administrative duties

Experience and Skills

  • Minimum 3 years experience in Payroll procedures and legislation
  • Demonstrated experience in the management of payroll, including end to end processing of large payrolls, processing of termination pays, superannuation, and year-end processing
  • Knowledge of Fair Work Act, National Employment Standards, and relevant taxation rulings
  • Relevant qualification in bookkeeping with 3 + years experience
  • Understanding debits and credits and GST codes etc
  • Experience in Quickbooks preferred
  • Experience in Microsoft Office, in particular Excel and Word
  • Highly developed communication and interpersonal skills
  • The ability to work within a team office environment and prioritise tasks to meet deadlines
  • Attention to detail and high level organisational skills are a must

If you think you fit the criteria above, please apply by emailing your CV to;

[email protected]


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