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Payroll Officer


£27,000 to £30,000





Date added

31st December 2018

Job Description

Our client is a large, fast-paced business with easily accessible offices based in Huntingdon.

They are now looking for a payroll specialist to join them in a sole payroll position where you will be responsible for the processing of both weekly and monthly payrolls.

Your duties will include;;

Looking after a weekly payroll of 900+ and monthly payroll of 200+ staff

Process salary increases and role changes including the calculation of relevant back pay

Calculate all statutory and company pay entitlements including sick, maternity and paternity etc in accordance to legislations.

Managing deductions and payments of all pension, company share save, and other company benefits

Processing monthly overtime costs

Working closely with the Accounts team re payroll issues and reconciliations

Process BACS payments for all payrolls

Maintain and update relevant KPIs

Accurately prepare payroll reports as required

Operate payroll clinics to provide opportunities to resolve staff payroll queries and explain tax/payroll deductions

Customise the Payroll software as required re new components, departments., reports, etc.

The successful candidate will have experience processing payrolls from start to finish, ideally have exposure to time and attendance systems and will be happy to take responsibility for the smooth running of the function.

This role will be part of a small, but hardworking team and key attributes include a keen eye for detail, the ability to manage your own workload and being able to work to challenging deadlines.

Strong interpersonal skills are essential as are good IT skills and the ability to communicate with staff at all levels.

Working closely with the Financial Controller, this is a great role for someone who is looking for a position in a business with a history of staff retention and the opportunity to shine in their field of choice.

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