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Payroll Administrator

  • Location

    Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

  • Sector:

    Financial Services

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £19500 per annum

  • Consultant:

    Nyari Breslin

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  • Reference:


  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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  • Start date:


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Sellick Partnership are currently assisting in the recruitment of a Payroll Administrator for a large Pensions consultancy based in Newcastle Upon Tyne.

They will provide a positive working environment within a growing organisation and support the Payroll Administrator with training and development where necessary.

Key responsibilities for the Payroll administrator:

  • Gather basic data and information, and carry out routine data entry and basic analysis activities.
  • Carry out basic calculations and run payrolls according to detailed instructions and under direct supervision and in a timely manner
  • Carry out standard support tasks in a timely manner as requested and track payroll processing
  • Assist more senior colleagues with more complex and advanced payroll tasks and standard reports
  • Deal with email queries and exchange basic information with Pensions Administration team members and other internal and external stakeholders
  • Identifying errors and escalating issues where appropriate
  • Manage and record own time effectively
  • Create letters from draft to final version

Essential Experience:

  • Demonstrate expert knowledge of pension payroll administration activities and apply this knowledge to any scheme payroll
  • Previous pension payroll administration experience of Defined Benefit schemes including running of payrolls on a computerised system, balancing month-end and year-end returns
  • Thorough knowledge of pension payroll legislation framework and demonstrable ability to remain informed of changes to the framework
  • Previous supervisory, leadership and management experience including performance monitoring, appraisals, recruitment etc.
  • IT proficient, in particular Microsoft office

If this position is of interest please apply, or contact Nyari Breslin at Sellick Partnership.

Sellick Partnership is a market-leading professional services recruitment specialist operating across the UK. Over the years we have built up an enviable relationship with employers and our expert team of consultant boast up-to-date market knowledge and a strong reputation making Sellick Partnership best placed to help you.

Please note our advertisements use years' experience and salary levels purely as a guide. We are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.