Payroll Administrator

Last updated 12 days ago
Job Type:Full Time

Company Description

You’re Dedicated, Talented & Have An Eye For Detail.
That’s Why You’ll Fit In!

High performing teams that work together to make decisions and get things done more effectively are crucial to Anglo American’s success.

Guided by our purpose and our values, we enable both high performance and purposeful action as we aim to “re-imagine mining to improve people’s lives", delivering the metals and minerals that make modern life possible – from mobile phones to medicines.

We strive to create collaborative working environments, where inclusion and diversity is celebrated. We recognise that diverse views encourage and support high performance and innovative thinking. So, we always treat people with respect, dignity and common courtesy, regardless of background, lifestyle or position. In this way we encourage accountability, build trust and enable our colleagues to deliver results and reach their full potential.

Job Description

Payroll Administrator - Brisbane Corporate Office

Reporting through to the Payroll Coordinator, this is your opportunity to join an established team, show off your SAP skills and utilise your extensive end to end payroll experience in this diligent and supportive team.

  • You will be responsible for the complete end to end process of your own portfolio, with the ability to process both weekly and monthly pays
  • Payroll clearing account reconciliations, Coal Industry long service leave, payroll reporting and extensive liaison with the respective Coal Mine Sites.
  • Management of time and attendance exceptions through to statutory and ad hoc payroll disbursements.
  • Review and resolve payroll queries from relevant internal stakeholders
  • While working with the team to consistently deliver suggestion on improvements, efficiencies and processes


To be successful you will need to have extensive experience in high volume, full function payrolls. Advanced Microsoft Excel and SAP knowledge is a required. Also having previous experience within a mining or heavy industry sector working across multiple Enterprise Arrangements and Awards will be highly regarded.

Additional information

A competitive salary package is on offer for this position. This is a Monday to Friday position based in the Brisbane Corporate Office.

Who we are
We aim to lead the industry by pursuing ever safer and more responsible ways of working, demonstrating integrity and showing care and respect for people and the planet. That means we are constantly seeking new opportunities to mine and process our products sustainably, using less water, less energy and more precise extraction technologies. As the custodians of coal and other precious natural resources – diamonds (through De Beers), copper, platinum and other precious metals, iron ore and nickel – our extraordinary teams work safely and collaboratively, with the utmost consideration for local communities, our customers and the world at large.

Background checks
Successful candidates will be required to complete background screening which may include a criminal check and validation of qualifications.

Inclusion and Diversity
We strive to create an inclusive environment for all employees. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply for all vacant positions.

How we are committed to your safety
Nothing is more important to us than ensuring you return home safely after a day’s work. To make that happen, we have the most rigorous safety standards in the industry. Not only that, we’re also continually investing in new technologies – from drones to data analytics – that are helping to make mining safer.

How to apply
To apply for this role, please complete our online application form. You will have the opportunity to upload your CV and other relevant documentation as part of this process.

Closing Date
29 October 2020

Please note, screening and interview mat take place prior to closing date - applications may also close before this date.

Recruitment Agencies
Anglo American Metallurgical Coal does not accept unsolicited applications from Recruitment Agencies.