Payroll Specialist (SAGE / Salaries / Mining / Statutory Deductions) – North West Province, South Africa

Southern Africa
Posted 2 months ago

Reference No. 454-0603LH


Job Description:

Our client is a leading player in the metals industry, committed to sustainable practices and environmental responsibility. They are currently requiring a Payroll Specialist to join their team based out of the North West Province, who will be responsible for processing of approximately 400 – 500 permanent employees initially, with a stead projected increase in headcount.  



  • Oversee end-to-end payroll processing for approximately 400 permanent employees.
  • Ensure accurate and timely disbursement of salaries, wages, and benefits.
  • Handle statutory deductions, taxes, and compliance with relevant regulations.
  • Proficiently manage the SAGE payroll system.
  • Regularly update and maintain payroll records, ensuring accuracy and compliance.
  • Stay updated on South African labor laws and tax regulations.
  • Ensure company payroll practices comply with legal standards.
  • Generate and analyze payroll reports for management review.
  • Provide insights into payroll-related metrics and trends.
  • Address and resolve payroll-related queries and discrepancies.
  • Collaborate with HR and Finance teams to resolve any issues.
  • Identify opportunities for process improvement within the payroll function.
  • Implement best practices to enhance efficiency and accuracy.


Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Diploma or Degree in Finance, Accounting, or related field.
  • Professional certifications in Payroll or related areas will be an added advantage.
  • Minimum 15 years of experience in payroll processing.
  • In-depth knowledge of the SAGE payroll system.
  • Familiarity with South African labor laws and tax regulations.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and handle sensitive information.


Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Permanent contract.
  • Reloation required.


If you wish to apply for the position please send your CV to llaas [at] camining [dot] com.


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Leanne Laas

Senior Executive Recruitment Consultant

CA Mining


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