Payroll Administrator

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    Accounting Jobs

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  • Salary:

    £20000 - £22000 per annum, Benefits: Career Progression, Holidays, Pension

  • Contact:

    Ashley Unsworth

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  • Contact phone:

    0161 2600 649

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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Payroll Administrator £20k-£22k

Worsley, Manchester


Your next company is a leading accountancy firm covering the North West operating out of 4 offices. With over 100 accountants and experts to offer business advice their reputation as a market leader shows how outstanding their service and advice is. Clients are mainly based in the North West, but their entire client base covers the UK as a whole. Clients are from varied industries, giving their team a greater exposure than most, meaning that they can truly be experts in their field.



What you will do:

You, the new Payroll Administrator, will join this exciting team in the Worsley office. You will spend your time completing regular payroll for all types of businesses, weekly, fortnightly, four weekly and monthly. You’ll also conducting auto-enrolment, mostly through NEST. The Payroll Administrator will also make calculations and payments for sick pay and maternity and paternity leave. The payroll will mainly be completed using Sage 50 Payroll.


Required Skills:


  • Proficient with IT and accounting software packages
  • Highly organised and able to work autonomously and as part of a team

Preferred Skills:


  • Previously worked in an accountancy practice / payroll bureau
  • Payroll qualification
  • Good, quick decision maker

Benefits for you:


  • £20k-£22k
  • Company Contribution Pension
  • Ongoing Training and Career Development
  • Generous Holiday Allowance of 25 days, plus Bank Holidays
  • Group Income Protection and Death in Service
ntants for SME’s and Entrepreneurs providing a range of expert financial and business advice services that enable organisations to grow and create wealth for their owners. Employing 100+ accountants and business experts spread across our network of offices in Manchester, Chester, Preston and Blackpool, we have developed a market-leading reputation for delivering outstanding advice and support. This exceptional level of service sees us work with businesses and their owners throughout the UK, but predominately within the North West, from start up to sale. We are looking to recruit an experienced Payroll Administrator to join our Payroll Bureau Team within our Manchester based Practice in Worsley. You must be able to work independently and to deadlines within a busy team. Using Sage 50 Payroll your duties will include processing payrolls for all types of different companies on a weekly, fortnightly, four weekly and monthly basis. Your duties in this varied and interesting role will include: ? Processing all payroll and submitting RTI reports to HMRC within required timescales ? Processing all new starters and leavers ? Dealing with queries from clients, their employees and the relevant local authorities. ? Calculating and processing of pension contributions including set up and administration of schemes under auto enrolment. ? Liaising with the pension scheme providers on all aspects of the client’s pension arrangements. ? Production of reports for BACS payments ? Maintaining client files Experience and skills required: ? Experience in a payroll bureau environment using SAGE payroll ? Up to date knowledge of PAYE rules ? Good administration, planning, organising and time management skills with excellent attention to detail ? Comfortable working to tight deadlines in a fast pace environment with time/ deadlines awareness ? Excellent communication and customer service skills ? Able to use own initiative with drive and energy to get the job done Details: ? Standard Hours: 35 per week, flexible arrangements could be accommodated ? Location: Champion Consulting Ltd, 1 Worsley Court, Worsley, Manchester. M28 3NJ. Telephone: 0161 703 2500