Careers at Ventura
Payroll Officer

Employment Type:
PP - Part-time Permanent  

About Ventura

Ventura has been moving people since 1924 and is the largest privately owned bus company in Australia.  We have been providing dependable, friendly and sustainable bus services for over 90 Years.  With over 1600 employees and over 950 buses and coaches, Ventura carries more than 30 million passengers across Melbourne each year. 

The Role

Working Monday & Tuesday with your choice of third and fourth day, this permanent part time position is busy and challenging. Your day will consist of:

  • Processing the weekly payroll accurately and on time (fulltime, part time & casuals) for approximately 400 staff
  •  Trouble shooting, problem solving and resolving payroll errors and reconciliations
  • Processing new hires and terminations
  • Answering payroll related queries
  • General reconciliations and reporting
  • Establishing effective, professional working relationships with high standards of customer service

We offer the opportunity to work within a great team, an expanding and dynamic industry and a well-established payroll environment.  This position is located at our head office in Dandenong with modern, contemporary office facilities, free on-site parking, close to public transport and easy freeway access.

What are we looking for?

We are seeking an experienced payroll officer with a genuine desire to work in a part time capacity.  You will be a proactive thinker with an extremely high attention to detail. Your exceptional communication and commitment to providing the highest levels of service to your internal customers is essential to your ongoing success in this position. Your willingness to be a friendly, approachable and cooperative team member will be well regarded and valued. In addition we are seeking:

  • Solid end-to end payroll experience in a high volume and fast paced environment
  • Experienced user of Micropay / Meridian software
  • Experience in awards and EBAs interpretation combined with current knowledge of superannuation and PAYG
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to work to strict deadlines
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft suite including spreadsheet management in excel
  • Exceptional communication and stakeholder engagement skills
  • Solid problem solving and analytical skills

Our culture

At Ventura, we want our people to love coming to work, drive innovative ideas and strive to achieve.   When customers step onto our buses, they know they’re in safe hands with our friendly, highly trained drivers.  When they talk to us, they know they’re talking to our compassionate customer service team.   Behind the scenes, our head office employees are the best at what they do.

How to Apply

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