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Payroll Assistant

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : ET-PA-SK
  • Location: England, Greater Manchester, Stockport
  • Sector: Finance, Finance & Accounting, Utilities
  • Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum + Bonus
  • Date posted: 11/10/2016
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Payroll Assistant


£22,000 - £23,000

A fantastic opportunity has arisen in Stockport for an experienced Payroll Clerk that is looking to take a positive step in their career.

You will be working at one of the North Wests leading practices, who can offer an excellent package which includes competitive salary and a bonus.

The business has excellent facilities in modern offices that are easily accessible via the train and bus as well as offering free car parking.

You will manage your own payroll client portfolio ensuring all payrolls are completed on time, whilst liaising with clients to process their amendments. Providing assistance to other team members during busy periods in the payroll calendar.

Duties and responsibilities:

*Make certain BACS agreements are kept up to date
*Ensuring Disaster Recovery details are updated for own client portfolio
*Processing payrolls in own client portfolio, within agreed timescales with firms' clients
*Keeping up to date in changes to payroll legislation
*Processing BACS payments for payroll, HMRC and Court Orders as per clients instructions
*Payroll billing for own client portfolio
*Maintenance of payroll file to include changes in payroll processing for each client in portfolio
*Operation of RTI Submissions throughout the financial
*Amendments of previous year processing, making sure that all RTI submissions have been completed
*Providing manual calculations for Tax, NI, SMP and SSP upon request from client
*Proving assistance to the Payroll Manager, Assistant Manager and Supervisor upon their request
*Keeping up to date in changes to Auto Enrolment legislation

You will be:

Education and Training

*CPP Qualified. If not qualified must be willing to work towards qualification with appropriate support and financial assistance


*Experience working in a payroll role, ideally within a payroll bureau
*IT Experience in Payroll systems
*IT Experience with Microsoft Office

Personal Attributes

*Excellent communication skills
*Effective time management skills
*Strong organisational skills
*Capable of working under pressure
*Self-driven and highly motivated both practically and academically
*Capable of working in a team and on your own initiative
*Strong attention to detail

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, Please apply ASAP for immediate consideration. I can't reiterate enough what an amazing opportunity this is.

For more information about this role please contact our Manchester office