Temporary & Contract Talent

The Interchange Bench provides temporary, contractor, payroll and contingent workforce services

Call now: 1800 iBench

Temporary & Contract Staff

Consider us your workplace Interchange Bench – job fit, ready for work candidates who add value to your team for as long, or as short a time as you require. Your demand for flexible workforce options is what motivates us and drives our purpose. We love ‘fit’ for role, ‘fit’ for work and ‘fit’ for culture. We love our work and the people we support every day. We provide talent solutions for every circumstance, from seasonal peaks and troughs, maternity, paternity and extended leave. Special projects and the need to find a flexible response to fixed head count freezes are more examples of the challenges to which we love delivering solutions.

Online Timesheets

To submit or approve a timesheet, click the button below to login to eTimesheets. If you do not have a username and password or have forgotten your login details, please contact our Payroll team for assistance or call us on 1800 iBench.

Payrolling Services

You can bank on our payroll experience. Since we opened our doors in 1967 we recently calculated that we have accurately executed 2600 weeks of on time, in full pay cycles. We have managed the pays of hundreds of thousands of contractors, temporary and casual staff as well as the permanent staff who work with organisations whose entire payrolls we manage. We are ISO 9001 accredited, we manage to the 122 Modern Awards, and we are entrusted to provide accurate, timely payroll services to on-hired employees in Victoria and NSW across over 35 industry sectors.


Meet the Team

We are passionate, enthusiastic and energetic in the work we do to help you.

Candice Lewis
Candice Lewis

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Tel: 03 9235 5121
Mob: 0401 360 635

Jason Molyneux
Jason Molyneux

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Tel: 03 9235 5196
Mob: 0427 836 093

Claire McShanag
Claire McShanag

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Tel: 03 9235 5119
Mob: 0466 554 789

Hayley Zeinstra
Hayley Zeinstra

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Tel: 03 9235 5135
Mob: 0433 471 388

Karen Yang
Karen Yang
Payroll Officer

Tel: 03 9235 5188

Maggie Zhang
Maggie Zhang
Payroll Officer

Tel: 03 9235 5141

Samantha Cotgrave
Samantha Cotgrave
General Manager

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Tel: 03 9235 5115
Mob: 0413 253 318

Anita Ziemer
Anita Ziemer
Executive Director

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Tel: 03 9285 5818



We go to great lengths to position ourselves as the ‘recruiter of choice’ for our clients and our candidates.

"Our temporary showed initiative from the moment she walked in, picking up our systems within minutes, even making the processes her own. She excelled in all areas of her temp assignment, was great to work with and we were extremely happy with her performance."
Victoria Johnston
Former HR Advisor, AHRI
"The Interchange Bench has demonstrated flexibility in covering our employee requirements, whether we needed someone for a one day assignment or for a longer period, with candidates available at short notice if necessary. The Interchange Bench temporaries have consistently performed well on the job, and I am very pleased to say we have been able to offer a permanent role to an Interchange Bench temporary on more than one occasion."
Jayne Hart
HR Director, Caulfield Grammar School
"What an amazing group of staff and company the Interchange Bench are! They made me feel so good and were so welcoming. Thank you so much for everything and I look forward to meeting you all again."
Astrid Daniels
Interchange Bench Candidate
"I was extremely impressed with the information provided and the overall experience. Very professional and organised."
Bryonie Hills
Interchange Bench Candidate
"I’ve worked with the Interchange Bench over the last two years with respect to placement of temporary candidates across different locations. Your service levels have been fantastic and the team has been ready to help at every possible step, with a smile. Kudos for the help and support."
Craig D'Santos
Operations Manager – Global Occupier Services, Cushman & Wakefield
"What I liked most about working with the Interchange Bench was your focus on creating a better all-round experience for both myself and the candidates... You took the time to understand my needs, our vision and the culture of the organisation."
Renee Peterson
GM – People and Culture, CareConnect
"One of the most professional recruitment agencies in Melbourne."
Sylvana Bell
Interchange Bench candidate
"From the time I arrived, Reception staff were welcoming. Your consultant was prompt, efficient and clearly explained the role I was applying for and conditions that were entailed. Follow-up emails arrived when she said they would with all necessary information."
Jan Capomolla
Interchange Bench candidate


Work for Us

If you or someone you know would like to work for us, please contact us for a confidential discussion.

We invest considerable time and capital to continually develop our people, their technical skills, our processes and procedures. Our recruitment consultants have established credentials, proven performance and dedication.

The Interchange Bench approaches the appointment of any new consultant by referencing the qualifications and personal qualities that are needed.  To ensure ongoing best in breed service, consultants must match the needs of our clients by sector, organisation and our in-demand roles.  In general our approach to hiring consultants is to seek well educated, articulate communicators with an aptitude for process, people and a positive client service orientation.

The Interchange Bench is passionate about flexible workforce management.  We are a company that values team effort and professional standards and these factors ensure that we remain at the forefront of the human resources and recruitment industry. We’d love to hear from you if you thing this sounds like your kind of career. Call us on 1800 iBench.

Employer Services

At the heart of what we do is our determination to find high performing candidates for quality employers and ensure the best possible recruitment experience for both.

Temporary Staffing

Organisations today have a wide range of business requirements which determine their need for short-term staffing solutions. These needs can arise from a multitude of variables including workforce levels, business flexibility, economic peaks and troughs, staff leave – maternity and otherwise – special or short term projects, etc. An increasing number of companies are also using temporary placements as a ‘trial’ technique prior to nominating permanent employees.

The Interchange Bench has talent to suit all of these needs. Our consultants maintain ongoing personal contact during and after assignments to ensure the Temp we have provided is suitable for your specific temporary staffing requirements.

 The geek in us loves rostering, managing casual staff teams and working across the most diverse industries and job roles. Our team of specialist recruiters and talent managers have candidates ready for temporary and contract assignments across almost all roles in large and small organisations.

  • Accountants, AP and AR
  • Administration
  • Assistants
  • Business Coordinators
  • Communications and PR
  • Content Producers/Editors
  • Credit Controllers
  • Customer Service
  • Data Analysts & Business Analysts
  • Data Entry Operators
  • Digital Producers
  • Events Coordinators
  • Finance Managers
  • Graphic Designers
  • HR Managers & Coordinators
  • Marketing Coordinators
  • Office Managers
  • Payroll Specialists
  • Personal/Executive Assistants
  • Project managers
  • Receptionists
  • Team Assistants

The Interchange Bench go to great length to position ourselves as the ‘recruiter of choice’ for our clients and our talented candidates. We are passionate, enthusiastic and energetic in the work we do to help you. 

We’re proud of our ability to match the right candidates with the right roles. Each of our consultants has that something extra which helps us meet a range of client requirements – emotional intelligence. We read between the lines, probe, question, and seek to understand what makes a particular candidate excel.


Executive Contracting

Our pool of executive contract talent is available for those fixed term assignments demanding strong technical and leadership experience. Our service encompasses technical specialists through to senior executives, and we are proud  of our ability to match the right candidate with the right role even with the most exacting brief. Our sister companies Slade Group and TRANSEARCH are constantly interviewing and refreshing their own candidate field and together with the Interchange Bench manage a ‘job ready’ pool of key executives. Our consultants maintain ongoing personal contact during and after assignments to ensure the contract talent on site with you is meeting your specific requirements.

  • CFOs
  • Event Specialists
  • Project Managers
  • Change Managers
  • Relocation Specialists
  • Teachers
  • Digital
  • Marketing & Communications Managers

Volume Recruitment

Whether it is a graduate programme or a major annual intake of same-type role requirements, the Interchange Bench manages volume intake assignments. Talk to us now about your needs and learn more about the options for your tailored intake. We can manage advertising and sourcing campaigns, resume screening, indepth telephone screening, psychometrics testing, assessment centres, group and individual interviews, reference checks, right to work and Visa checks. 

Payrolling & Rostering

The Interchange Bench’s payroll experience is as extensive as the experience of the company, which has been in business for over 50 years. Over the years our team has processed literally thousands of payrolled contractors, temporary staff and permanent (internal) staff nationally across a very broad range of roles and industries, from entry level to senior executives, reflective of our diverse client base and market sectors.

With both human resource and finance backgrounds, as well as strong recruitment experience, our team is well positioned to manage your workforce. Our specialist expertise in Award interpretation, temporary pay rates, calculating salaries and other benefits means less risk to you when engaging us as your provider.

APA member logoFeatures of our payrolling services include: 

  • Dedicated administrators
  • quick turnaround
  • face-to-face registration of payrolled contractors
  • on-site onboarding (if required)
  • bonus payment turnaround
  • specialist experience in oncosts and remuneration
  • back-payment facilitation
  • entitlement management

Casual Workplace Management

Our growing casual workforce management service caters for schools, event organisers, universities and government authorities. We can look after your hiring, on-boarding and off-boarding, rostering payrolling and HR needs. We allow our clients to create great work cultures whilst we  manage their changing workforce needs. Whether it’s to manage sessional coaches and teachers, invigilators, animal handlers or major seasonal campaign or  event staff, the Interchange Bench offers you stress relief.

Candidate Services

Current Vacancies

All advertised jobs are listed on our website. Please apply online directly by viewing our current vacancies. You can also apply through a job ad on the relevant job board.

Because you won’t always see all of our current vacancies advertised, we recommend that you contact us for a confidential discussion about suitable opportunities. Call us on 1800 iBench.

Candidate Services

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All advertised jobs are listed on our website. Please apply online directly by viewing our current vacancies. You can also apply through a job ad on the relevant job board.

Please call the Interchange Bench on 1800 iBench to register as a temporary/contractor or to discuss our current opportunities.

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Get In Touch

All of our consultants can be contacted directly on mobile or by email. 


1800 iBench

Level 10, 333 Collins Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
Tel: 03 9235 5100

You can contact The Interchange Bench via our offices listed above or make a general enquiry using the contact form below.


Level 10
333 Collins Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
Tel: 03 9235 5100


Suite 603
3 Spring Street
Sydney NSW 2000
Tel: 02 9006 8777