Brown-Forman Payroll Officer in Sydney, Australia

This position will be responsible for providing payroll and tax related services, along with support to our financial accounting function. You will also be involved in the continuous improvement of controls, procedures and systems.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Liaise with third party provider to validate payroll processing, ensuring accuracy and timeliness

  • Drive process improvements, data accuracy across payroll function

  • Comply with relevant legislation and corporate guidelines

  • Respond to payroll and tax related queries from employees and HR team

  • Provide payroll analytics to management team

  • Maintain novated lease balance and product allowance register

In addition, you will also be required to assist our accounting function with completing Fringe Benefit Tax Return, maintaining Fixed Asset Register, processing banking in SAP and assisting with various other requests as required (eg, journal processing, reconciliations ).

About you:

We are seeking a detailed, motivated professional with the following skills;

  • Minimum of 2 years similar experience in a payroll and accounting position.

  • In depth knowledge of payroll and related tax compliance

  • Strong experience using SAP (or similar accounting software), and Excel.

  • Ability to work under tight deadlines with strong eye for detail and accuracy

  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills

  • Knowledge of Workday and experience within FMCG industry is desirable

Our Culture:

Brown-Forman’s culture is a direct reflection of our deeply held core values of integrity, respect, trust, teamwork, and excellence. Our values are woven through everything we do and guide our actions with employees, customers and communities.

We are an equal opportunity employer, supporting a diverse and inclusive workplace. We recently won the AHRI 2018 Award for LGBTI Inclusion and the Australian LGBTI 2018 Award for Organization of the Year. We are also a Work180 Female preferred employer. We encourage applications from all backgrounds.

Brown-Forman Corporation is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Brown-Forman Corporation to provide full and equal employment opportunities to all employees and potential employees without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other legally protected status.

Business Area: Global Finance

City: Sydney

State: New South Wales

Country: AUS

Req ID: JR-00000164