Job: Payroll Clerk

Payroll Clerk
£20k - 25k per year + Benefits
Permanent
Preston

Your New Employer

RK Accountancy are currently representing a Payroll Clerk to join an organisation working within the Education sector based in Preston. You will provide an effective and efficient payroll service to the Central HR and Finance team and report directly to the Finance Manager.

Your New Job

Your duties as a Payroll Clerk will include processing weekly and monthly payroll for all sites, using an outsourced provider in a timely and precise manner. You will maintain excellent working relationships with various payroll vendors and guaranteeing all payroll data is collected and administered, ensuring attention to detail is paramount. You will also be responsible for overseeing all company benefits as well as generating payroll and ad hoc reports. You shall have a sound technical payroll knowledge and have the ability to carry out manual calculations and statutory deductions. You will be adept at dealing with SSP and SMP duties, as well as ensuring that year-end processes such as P60s and P11ds are issued. Your background and prior experience as a Payroll Clerk will enable you to be able to manually calculate N.I and tax.

Your Experience & Our Requirements

You will ideally have a minimum of 3 years ‘experience working in a similar role and have a clear understanding of the above listed duties, possess good technical skills including a good knowledge of Basic Microsoft packages, including SAGE and Excel, (professional Payroll qualifications are desirable but not essential). You will be a professional, self-motivated and highly organised individual with excellent communication skills, able to follow clear instructions and work independently with minimal supervision.

Your Future As The Successful Candidate

You’ll receive a competitive salary of £20,000 - £25,000 per annum, with a generous holiday and benefits package. You’ll receive ongoing training and support whilst in your role and will have the opportunity for growth and progression in your role as the business continues to expand.

As a recruitment specialist with over 8 years of local experience, I work closely with each Client and Candidate to understand each of their personal requirements. Should this position not fit your criteria as a Candidate, but you are seeking a new opportunity, please do not hesitate to get in touch for a thorough and confidential discussion on future roles and opportunities.

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