Payroll Administrator

  • Job Reference: 247
  • Date Posted: 31 August 2021
  • Recruiter: ProTalent Limited
  • Location: Horsham
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting, All Accountancy Jobs, Payroll, Tax
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Lydia Sinclair

Job Description

ProTalent are currently working with a well established, multi sited, accountancy practice to recruit a Payroll Administrator for their Horsham office.

The firm:

  • Well established, well known and well respected accountancy firm
  • Offer a full compliment of accountancy and business advisory services
  • Happy, fun and expert team in a great working environment
  • Wide range of loyal clients
  • Fastest growing accountancy firm in Sussex

The role:

  • Preparation of weekly / fortnightly / four-weekly / monthly and annual payrolls, within tight deadlines
  • Must have a full understanding of all aspects of payroll including:
  • Tax and NI Calculations
  • Statutory Maternity/Paternity/Adoption payments
  • Statutory sickness payments
  • Student loans and statutory recoveries
  • Understanding of taxable benefits and expenses
  • HMRC requirements for RTI processing
  • Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook skills
  • Holiday Pay Calculations
  • Basic understanding of Auto Enrolment
  • Prepare payments by BACS for salaries and PAYE
  • Submission of FPS and EPS for all clients each pay period
  • Deal with a variety of client and internal queries
  • Liaising with HM Revenue & Customs with client queries
  • Other ad-hoc tasks as required

The person:

  • Will have a sound background in payroll.
  • CIPP qualification or membership would be advantageous.
  • Must have bureau experience, either in an accountancy firm or a payroll bureau
  • Comprehensive knowledge of payroll processing from start to finish preferably on Sage Payroll for payrolls of all sizes, being director schemes up to 100 employees.
  • Be up to date with automatic enrolment
  • Be competent with Microsoft Office to include Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Be able to work independently reporting to their line manager
  • Have good interpersonal skills and experience liaising with clients
  • Work well under pressure and to deadlines

Thank you for your interest.