Payroll Officer (Home Based)

  • Job Reference: 6964830
  • Date Posted: 8 June 2020
  • Recruiter: South West
  • Location: Bristol, England
  • Salary: £14.00 to £18.00 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: via umbrella company
  • Sector: Finance & Accounting
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

                         NHS Payroll Officer (home based)


Where: South West (various locations)

Contract Length: 3 months +

Hourly rate: £14 – £18 via Umbrella

Vacancy: 6964830

Venn Group is currently recruiting multiple Payroll Officers for our highly esteemed NHS clients across the South-West for a number of temporary opportunities.

Duties will include:

  • Manage the end to end monthly, bi-weekly and weekly payroll for very large complex organisations 
  • Compiling and entering varied payroll data onto the system (ESR)
  • Reconciling errors, maintaining accurate and updated payroll records, using ESR
  • Validating information entered into ESR and on E-Rostering
  • Compiling payroll data, such as hours worked, taxes, insurance, union dues, SSP, SMP, SPP
  • Carrying out administrative duties as required including writing letters and emails to be sent to employees
  • Accurate inputting of sensitive and personal employee information including starter and leavers in line with statutory regulations on the system within required deadlines
  • To analyse, verify and apply data prepared by the team, and ensure amended records are correct
  • To deal with difficult and complex queries and complaints arising from employees and managers relating to payroll issues in a professional and timely manner

Essential Requirements:

  • ESR experience
  • Knowledge of NHS terms and conditions
  • Payroll implementations experience


Desirable Requirements:

  • Sage experience


To apply for this role or to find out about other finance vacancies, please contact Cameron O’Donnell or Riley Garnett on the South West Finance recruitment team on 0117 930 8760 0117 930 8760 or alternatively email

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