Temp & Permanent Staff

Commercial  Executive  Industrial

(06) 878 0026

130 Queen Street East
Hastings, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand
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Payroll / Administrator 

Well established company in Whakatu is looking for outstanding Payroll / Admin person. 

Progressive Leathers was established in 2003 and is a Hawke’s Bay owned company that designed and commissioned a new skin processing plant located in Whakatu, between Hastings and Napier on the East Coast. They have established a premium international brand supported by the leading edge “smart technologies” they have developed in their processing operations. The majority of their skins and pelts are exported for the manufacture of high quality leather handbags and leather garment ware.

They have continued to grow and receive product from 8 export meat processing plants in the lower North Island. They also have a small wool skin tannery in Napier and a joint venture in Oamaru in the South Island. All marketing, shipping and administration functions are conducted from their office in Whakatu.

Due to a resignation after 14 years service we seek a Payroll / Administrator to work in their Whakatu office.

The key responsibilities will include:

  • Daily Reconciliations
  • Inter-company Debtors and Creditors
  • Processing a large weekly payroll using IMS
  • PAYE
  • General Admin
  • Reception
  • Mail

Experience and skills:

  • A minimum of 2 years payroll processing experience
  • Working across multiple entities
  • Proficient in IMS payroll and MS Office, specifically MS Excel
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential

The ideal candidate will be highly organised, be able to multitask, and have excellent attention to detail. In addition, you will be a collaborative team player, be adaptable to changes in technology and have the ability to work in an open plan office environment.

Proven experience in a similar role is necessary as the successful applicant will be required to hit the ground running. This is a full time position working Monday to Fridays only 8.00am to 5.00pm.

Please email your CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ref: Payroll/ Administrator