General Manager Payroll

Reference Number: 278655sk

Location: Auckland

  • High profile Shared Services organisation
  • Penrose-based

Our client is a significant public sector services provider. It works in strong partnership with its clients, is commercially savvy in approach and delivers results that enhance the customer experience through high performance teams. The organisation environment is dynamic, with a focus on continuous improvement and services development.

Reporting to the Chief Executive and an integral member of the Executive Leadership Team, the role will create and execute a clear vision and strategy for the payroll function. In managing this function for six major entities, the position will liaise closely with clients to determine payroll strategy and ensure account management provides a superior customer experience. To ensure practices are leading-edge, the General Manager will lead innovation in developing a true ‘centre of excellence’.

Ideally candidates should possess at least 15 years’ experience in managing/leading a payroll function. Much of this should have been in large and complex organisations. Superior stakeholder management and relational skills are central to the role, as is demonstrated expertise in leading business practice improvement and building high performing and motivated teams. A passion for delivering beyond customer expectations, a highly developed project management skillset and a track record of very successful collaborative endeavour complement the competencies required.

Candidates can apply online at To apply by email, please attach your cover letter and CV and send to quoting 278655aa.  Emails will be electronically acknowledged and further correspondence may be by email.

For more information please phone Raewyn Brown on +64 21 917 203 or Ian Taylor on +64 27 487 7424.

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