Accounts Officer / Payroll Officer

Category 5 Labour Management is a leading provider of Rail, Marine, Industrial Services and Trades personnel throughout Australia and New Zealand.
About the role Category 5 is currently seeking to appoint a suitably enthusiastic Accounts Officer to join the finance/payroll team who is skilled, and detail orientated. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing financial records, preparing financial reports, and ensuring compliance with relevant regulations. This will be a rare opportunity to work within a company who provides trade services throughout the Pilbara. 

Key Responsibilities
Payroll Processing:
   -Calculate and process employee salaries, bonuses, commissions, and                benefits.
   -Ensure accurate and timely distribution of payroll and Financial Record              Management.
   -Maintain and organize financial records, including receipts, invoices, and            other documentation.
   -Ensure accuracy and completeness of financial data.
    -Record day-to-day financial transactions.
    -Reconcile bank statements and ensure accuracy of general ledger entries.
Financial Reporting
    -Prepare financial statements, reports, and forecasts.

    -Analyze financial data and provide insights to support decision-making.
    -Assist in the development of budgets and financial plans.

    -Monitor budgetary performance and report any variances.
Tax Compliance:
    -Prepare and file accurate and timely tax returns.

    -Stay updated on changes in tax regulations and ensure compliance.
Audit Support:
    -Collaborate with internal and external auditors during financial audits.

    -Provide necessary documentation and explanations for audit queries.
Financial Analysis:
    -Conduct financial analysis to identify trends and variances.

The Perks

  • Family Friendly Roster
  • Generous Hours
  • Ability to work from home
  • Fulltime / Part Time Opportunities

To be considered applicants must be meet the following criteria:

  • Certification IV in Accounts
  • Accounts and Payroll experience
  • Strong understanding of accounting principles and regulations
  • Proficiency in accounting software (e.g.,MYOB).
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work well under pressure.

You will demonstrate your commitment to safety and use your experience and judgement to ensure yourself and your workmates stay safe. Your ability to set good examples of work ethic and integrity together with your positive mind set in dealing with work and people will highly be regarded.

With our commitment to achieving a diverse workforce, we strongly encourage Female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants.

If you would like more information, please phone Freedom on 91734116 or email If you’re interested in this role with Category Five, please Apply Now! 

  • Family friendly roster
  • Locally to Port Hedland or work remotely
  • Generous hours