Atlas Partners Manager of Accounting Support and Payroll, Shawny Smith, has launched her new series Payroll Perspectives – meaningful conversations with leaders in the industry, discussing their journey and the ever-evolving world of payroll.

The series delves into what is takes to succeed as an expert in the field, the biggest challenges our guests have faced, and their tips to growing and progressing in payroll.


Interview — Rebecca Fletcher, Alfred Health

It’s Rebecca Fletcher‘s near two-decades of experience across Payroll and Human Resources that has seen her work her way from Payroll Officer, to now managing a new division at Alfred Health. As Manager of Employee Connect, The Alfreds innovative approach to managing the sheer amount of administration that comes with having ~14,000 employees, Rebecca is putting years of insight and experience into practice, supporting a brand new team.

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Interview — Kate Murnig, Pan Pacific Group

Kate Murnig, Payroll Manager with hotel branch Pan Pacific Group has over 10 years experience in payroll across different levels and various industries including Government, Recruitment, Aged Care, Transport, Logistics, Manufacturing, and Hospitality. Passionate about the industry and where it is headed, Kate sat down with Shawny Smith of Atlas Partners to share her insight into what is takes to succeed as a payroll expert, the biggest changes she’s seen in her time, and how to combat burnout.

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Interview — Bettina Wong, Sinch MessageMedia

Bettina Wong is no stranger to the world of payroll, with an impressive resume boasting roles across Australia and New Zealand — but it’s her current role, a career move to tech company Sinch MessageMedia where she manages an outsourced payroll for FTE 300 employees in Australia, New Zealand, United States and the United Kingdom, that has provided her the opportunity to truly grow and evolve. Bettina sat down with Shawny Smith to discuss her journey.

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