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Payroll Officer

  • Location

    Crewe, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £20000 - £22500 per annum + free car parking, flexi time DOE

  • Consultant:

    Alice Cresswell-Hogg

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Due to a period of growth, a well-established public sector organisation based in Crewe is currently looking to appoint a Payroll Officer on an initial contract basis for six months to join their dynamic payroll team.

As Payroll Officer, you will work as part of a larger Payroll team and be responsible for:

  • Ensuring all salaries, allowances and deductions are processed accurately in the given timescales
  • Investigating and responding professionally to direct payroll queries
  • Coordinating all aspects of the end to end payroll function including reporting, reconciliations and BACS payments
  • Overseeing the work of Payroll Assistants
  • Monitoring and assessing expense claims
  • Building relationships with external stakeholders such as pension providers and HMRC

As Payroll Officer you will have the following skill set:

  • Recent experience as a Payroll Officer running the end to end payroll function
  • Strong system skills, knowledge of Oracle would be advantageous
  • Excellent communication skills
  • The ability to work well under pressure and in a fast paced environment
  • CIPP qualified or equivalent

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Payroll Officer to join a forward thinking organisation with a fast-paced culture and unrivalled opportunities, including internal opportunities to help you progress further within your finance career. Our client also offers a flexible working policy and free car parking.

If you believe you have the necessary skills and experience for the Payroll Officer role, please apply now, or contact Alice Cresswell-Hogg at Sellick Partnership.

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