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Vacancy Details

Job TitlePayroll Administrator
Salary£20,000 - £24,000


We are working with a modern and progressive firm of accountants in the Essex area that are looking for a Payroll Administrator.


Our client is looking for an attentive payroll professional from a practice or payroll bureau background, that can aid the Payroll Manager in delivering a first-class service to the wider portfolio.



Payroll Administrator - Responsibilities

  • Processing payroll information and maintaining accuracy and integrity of data for variety of clients that vary in size, complexity and industry sector

  • Ability to handle queries and liaise effectively with management and clients direct when required

  • Keep up to date with payroll legislation changes as well as any other changes affecting payroll processing

  • Experience with auto-enrolment and associated responsibilities

  • Processing CIS returns

  • Prepping of payroll journals



The Candidate

  • Between 12-36 months experience of working within a practice or payroll bureau is essential

  • You will be computer literate and able to demonstrate strong organisational skills, along with accuracy and attention to detail

  • Excellent communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills are required as you will be dealing with internal and external stakeholders at all levels

  • Confidence with numbers

  • Ability to work to strict deadlines

  • Knowledge of either STAR or Xero would be beneficial but not essential



Benefits include:

  • Salary - £20,000 - £24,000

  • Standard Pension contribution

  • Private Medical Cover and Death in Service benefits available

  • 35 hour working week (flexible hours can be negotiated)

  • Growing, ambitious and very modern working environment