Payroll Controller

Reference: CDS 6726

Consultant: Carina De Swardt


  • Oversee payroll of +-1700 employees
  • Process payroll for monthly paid employees
  • Monthly Payroll reporting
  • Submit EMP201 and ensure that EMP201 is paid on time
  • Submit EMP501
  • Liaise with SARS on PAYE related matters
  • Submit Annual Return of Earnings
  • Ensure accurate processing of payroll Journals
  • Responsible for accurate provisions for bonusses, leave and Workmen’s Compensation
  • Responsible for monthly reconciliations of Payroll journals
  • Load salary payments on bank account
  • Liaise with auditors and supply necessary
  • Submit tax directives
  • Give payroll support to users when required
  • Maintain the Payroll system workflow


  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in Payroll environment is required
  • Diploma in accounting or payroll related field (advantageous) Experience in Payroll Software (Payspace – advantageous)
  • Experience in Accounting Software (Netsuite – advantageous)
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office products especially Excel
  • Strong attention to detail is required
  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Problem solver
  • Self-Starter
  • Ability to work with little supervision

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