Payroll Finance Officer

  • Job Reference: ANG
  • Date Posted: 9 July 2018
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £25,000
  • Sector: Finance & Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Venn Group is currently working with a small Charity located in Central London who are seeking an experienced Payroll Finance Officer.

Rate: £25k depending on experience

Length: Permanent
Start date: ASAP
Location: Central London

Job responsibilities include:

  • Being the first point of customer contact to provide a professional customer focused payroll service
  • Ensuring the staff are paid accurately and in a timely manner in accordance with the organisations policies and procedures
  • Managing accurately and timely input of payroll expenditure and journals to the accounts system using the system Sage 200
  • Completing cost reconciliation, BACS and checking/secondary checking in accordance with audit requirements
  • Processing and monitoring all new starters, transfers and leavers
  • Meeting with HR colleagues on a regular basis to discuss concerns, trends identified and generate ideas to improve the standards of services delivered

The successful candidate will have:

  • A background working in the Charity Sector and have the knowledge of regulations and legislations relating to payroll within that sector
  • Experience of working in a payroll environment with a payroll of more than 500 employees
  • Strong time management and the ability to work to deadlines and timescales to prioritise conflicting work
  • Demonstrated skills of using accounts software (Sage 200) and a high level of numeracy ability
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills
  • An interest in working for an organisation that supports people with learning disabilities

To apply for this role of Payroll Finance Officer or to find out about other Charity Finance jobs, please contact Abbie Garlick in the London Charity Finance Recruitment team on 020 7557 7677 or email

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.