Senior Consultant - Payroll Tax


  • Immerse yourself in an inclusive, diverse and supportive culture
  • Utilise your payroll processing experience within a professional services environment

KPMG is one of the most trusted and respected global professional services firms. Through depth of expertise, clarity of insight and strength of purpose we help our clients solve complex challenges, steer change, strengthen, transition and grow. We are looking for talented people who share our purpose of inspiring confidence and empowering change for our clients, our people and our communities.

KPMG's Tax division are looking for a highly talented Payroll Senior Consultant to join our growing Payroll Outsourcing team on a full time basis offering high quality end-to-end payroll processing services to a diverse group of clients. If you want to make a difference, are innovative and forward-thinking, this role is perfect for the next step up in your payroll career.

Your new role:

As a Payroll Senior Consultant, you will work closely with the Senior Manager to deliver end-to-end payroll processing services to a diverse group of local and international clients. You will be responsible for ensuring that clients’ payroll are processed in line with local rules and legislation. You will also be responsible for leveraging your experience to support innovation and continuous improvement initiatives within the team. You will develop professional relationships with clients, and seek out opportunities to enhance your skills. Your role will include:

  • End-to-end processing of weekly, fortnightly and monthly payrolls to a diverse group of local and international clients
  • Supports clients with compliance on payroll statutory obligations and reporting requirements
  • Process superannuation election forms and maintain/update employee superannuation fund details, including preparation of superannuation reconciliation and payment
  • Developing strong relationships with clients and maintaining these relationships throughout the engagement

You bring to the role

  • Strong working knowledge of Australian payroll including relevant tax legislation, statutory requirements, superannuation, enterprise agreements, and remuneration and benefits
  • At least 5 years’ experience running payroll in Australia
  • Holds at least Certificate IV in Payroll Administration
  • Having worked in a payroll outsourcing environment is strongly desired
  • Exceptional customer service and communication skills across all levels of the business
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with enthusiasm and drive
  • The ability to undertake analysis, develop ideas and work with minimum supervision
  • The ability to work well under pressure and meet strict deadlines, balance priorities and manage time
  • Fast and accurate data entry with strong attention to detail
  • Working knowledge of large payroll systems such as SAP

 

What we offer you

We offer rewarding careers for outstanding professionals, ongoing learning and development opportunities, a collaborative and inclusive culture, and flexible and agile work practices that focus on our people's wellbeing to drive innovation and entrepreneurship. We also believe that our business plays a distinct and vital role in helping solve important social and environmental issues; and use our unique skills and expertise to help create positive and lasting impacts for our communities.

We believe diversity of thought, background and experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities. We are consistently recognised as an employer of choice for women, and our inclusive culture promotes the development of our people irrespective of gender, ethnicity, generation, flexible work status, family circumstances, sexual orientation or disability.

This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of KPMG and its ongoing success. So if you want a career where you can use your deep expertise to deliver real results, talk to us first.


  • Immerse yourself in an inclusive, diverse and supportive culture
  • Utilise your payroll processing experience within a professional services environment

KPMG is one of the most trusted and respected global professional services firms. Through depth of expertise, clarity of insight and strength of purpose we help our clients solve complex challenges, steer change, strengthen, transition and grow. We are looking for talented people who share our purpose of inspiring confidence and empowering change for our clients, our people and our communities.

KPMG's Tax division are looking for a highly talented Payroll Senior Consultant to join our growing Payroll Outsourcing team on a full time basis offering high quality end-to-end payroll processing services to a diverse group of clients. If you want to make a difference, are innovative and forward-thinking, this role is perfect for the next step up in your payroll career.

Your new role:

As a Payroll Senior Consultant, you will work closely with the Senior Manager to deliver end-to-end payroll processing services to a diverse group of local and international clients. You will be responsible for ensuring that clients’ payroll are processed in line with local rules and legislation. You will also be responsible for leveraging your experience to support innovation and continuous improvement initiatives within the team. You will develop professional relationships with clients, and seek out opportunities to enhance your skills. Your role will include:

  • End-to-end processing of weekly, fortnightly and monthly payrolls to a diverse group of local and international clients
  • Supports clients with compliance on payroll statutory obligations and reporting requirements
  • Process superannuation election forms and maintain/update employee superannuation fund details, including preparation of superannuation reconciliation and payment
  • Developing strong relationships with clients and maintaining these relationships throughout the engagement

You bring to the role

  • Strong working knowledge of Australian payroll including relevant tax legislation, statutory requirements, superannuation, enterprise agreements, and remuneration and benefits
  • At least 5 years’ experience running payroll in Australia
  • Holds at least Certificate IV in Payroll Administration
  • Having worked in a payroll outsourcing environment is strongly desired
  • Exceptional customer service and communication skills across all levels of the business
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with enthusiasm and drive
  • The ability to undertake analysis, develop ideas and work with minimum supervision
  • The ability to work well under pressure and meet strict deadlines, balance priorities and manage time
  • Fast and accurate data entry with strong attention to detail
  • Working knowledge of large payroll systems such as SAP

 

What we offer you

We offer rewarding careers for outstanding professionals, ongoing learning and development opportunities, a collaborative and inclusive culture, and flexible and agile work practices that focus on our people's wellbeing to drive innovation and entrepreneurship. We also believe that our business plays a distinct and vital role in helping solve important social and environmental issues; and use our unique skills and expertise to help create positive and lasting impacts for our communities.

We believe diversity of thought, background and experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities. We are consistently recognised as an employer of choice for women, and our inclusive culture promotes the development of our people irrespective of gender, ethnicity, generation, flexible work status, family circumstances, sexual orientation or disability.

This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of KPMG and its ongoing success. So if you want a career where you can use your deep expertise to deliver real results, talk to us first.

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