Payroll Administrator

Posted By: Greg Phipps
Salary: Up to £25,000 DOE
Location: Newcastle city centre + hybrid working
Job Type: Permanent
Category: Finance and Accountancy

Central Employment are delighted to be working with a leading independent Chartered Accountants and Business Advisory firm, as they look to recruit a Payroll Administrator joining a busy and established Payroll team.  

Purpose of the Payroll Administrator: 

Payroll Team is looking for a driven and enthusiastic Payroll Administrator to work from my clients city centre office on a hybrid.  The successful applicant will preferably be proficient with Star payroll, or other payroll software packages.  You will be proactive, highly numerate and have a high degree of attention to detail.

As an integral part of the payroll service team you will work with the Senior Payroll Supervisors to ensure all payroll tasks are completed to a high standard and meet the needs of clients.

Overview of the Payroll Administrator: 

  • Process end-to-end weekly and monthly payrolls for organisations of varying sizes and complexities;
  • Set up pension schemes with various pension providers, providing calculations and distributing of necessary data.
  • Work with clients to understand their needs and build excellent professional relationships;

Experience required:

  • Experience in a payroll bureau or processed end-end high volume payroll
  • Highly numerate with excellent attention to detail is essential;
  • Ability to work independently on various payrolls end-to-end.
  • Good knowledge of Star payroll software would be preferred;
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office packages (particularly Excel (import/ export) and Outlook);
  • Ability to transfer data from a payroll system to Microsoft Excel and or other payroll systems;
  • Good knowledge of Bacs payment process.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work well in a team
  • A willingness to provide the best service possible to clients with a flexible approach to tasks required to allow you to support the wider payroll team;
  • Have an organised, thorough, and diligent approach to work, with the ability to prioritise and manage deadlines effectively;
  • Act in a trustworthy capacity at all times and demonstrate superb integrity;
  • Due to the nature of work in a professional services firm and in particular the need to meet client deadlines, flexibility and strong time management skills are essential.

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