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  • Posted: Jul 30, 2020
    Deadline: Not specified
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    As pioneers in mining and metals, we produce materials essential to human progress. Aluminium and copper, diamonds, gold and industrial minerals, iron ore, coal and uranium: our materials make up the world around us. You’ll find them in smartphones, planes, cars, hospitals and throughout your home. We operate with pioneering spirit. We’ve develop...
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    HR Officer Payroll

    Payroll Officer (Fixed Term Contract (12 months)

    • Play a key role as part of Employee Support & Payroll Services (ESPS) Africa a Rio Tinto Group Services team supplying quality and trusted essential services to the Business
    • We aspire to be a key Partner to Business by providing operational excellence (accuracy and timeliness); whilst adhering to our Global ESPS Risk and Control framework and constantly striving to develop our services though continuous improvement
    • Be challenged in a market-led Rio Tinto Group business unit with global reach. Great opportunity to continue to develop your experience within the payroll team
    • Fixed Term Contract | Location Richards Bay, South Africa

    About The Role
    We are looking for a Payroll Officer to provide back up support and assistance to the Payroll team members in administering Payroll processing and associated activities for multiple Payrolls
    Reporting to the Payroll Team Lead, you will assist in delivering accurate and timeous payroll activities

    • Capture payroll data and effectively process payroll transactions according to instructions received via Electronic Ticketing Transactions. (e.g. New hires, terminations, payroll data amendments/changes
    • Validation and processing of Travel and Expense claims for weekly payment to Employees
    • Accurate and timeous payment to third parties.
    • Payroll deadlines are met and adhered to
    • Prepare data for audits and assist with Auditor queries.
    • Prepare and load cashbook payments onto banking system
    • Perform Bank reconciliation
    • Reconcile schedules to the vendor postings and submit to the relevant parties at month-end.
    • Bank reconciliations
    • Resolve payroll-related employee queries and Third Party queries efficiently and within set deadline
    • Perform Administrative tasks e.g. Payslip printing and distribution; Quarterly share statement distribution;
    • SAP Payroll Reporting
    • Filing of confidential documentation

    About You
    To be successfully considered for this role, you will have

    • Strong focus on health, safety and environment;
    • Matric
    • Diploma in payroll management/HR/Financial accounting would be advantageous
    • 2-3 years SAP Payroll processing and knowledge of payroll procedures
    • 2-3 years reconciliations experience
    • SAP reporting
    • Able to work independently
    • Attention to detail
    • Self-Time management
    • Logical thinking
    • MS Office and advanced MS Excel skills
    • Analytical and problem solving skills
    • Ability to maintain confidentiality
    • Ability to follow global processes/adhere to global controls
    • Team Work, Cooperation & Interpersonal Relationships
    • Must have valid driver’s license and vehicle

    What We Offer
    Here is just a glimpse of our industry leading rewards package

    • A safety-focused and inclusive working environment
    • A competitive base salary reflective of your skills and experience
    • Employee Assistance Program

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Rio Tinto on to apply
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