Payroll Officer

  • Job Reference: SFB2018
  • Date Posted: 6 December 2018
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: Wigan
  • Salary: £20,000 to £24,000 Per Week
  • Sector: Finance & Accounting
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Venn Group are recruiting for a Payroll officer for an established Wigan based company. The role will be temporary with the possibility of going permanent.

Duties include:

Payroll:

  • Working within an established payroll team running weekly and monthly payroll, and assisting with input, reconciliation and payment
  • End-to-end processing of payroll from data entry timesheets to preparing and sending BACS and FPS
  • Reconciliation of payroll data for third parties and sending payments (i.e. Courts)
  • Reconciliation of weekly and monthly pensions and reporting
  • E-mail inbox management
  • Distribution of payslips, P45s and other documentation
  • Providing copy documentation in response to requests from employees and third parties
  • Supporting members of the payroll team with ad-hoc tasks
  • Ability to perform manual calculations for SSP, salaries, etc.

The successful candidate will possess the following skills:

Qualifications:

  • nGCSE maths and English (grade C or above)
  • Excellent numeracy and literacy skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Basic computer skills in Word and Excel, with experience of using spreadsheets and databases
  • Experience of OpenPeople and/or OpenHr will be a considerable advantage
  • Organised and methodical approach to work
  • Good timekeeping and an ability to meet strict deadlines
  • A keen eye for detail and accuracy
  • Ability to work well within a team
  • Discretion – you will handle confidential and highly sensitive information
  • Eligibility to work in the UK

If you are interested in the role send your CV to sburns@venngroup.com or contact Sam Burns on 0161 830 1830.

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