Junior Payroll Clerk

Recruiter
Gi Group
Location
Sheffield
Salary
£14000 - £17000/annum
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Junior Payroll Clerk

I'm happy to be working with this Sheffield based accountancy firm to recruit a junior payroll clerk to assist in the management and administration of the payroll requirements for a portfolio of roughly 80 small to medium businesses.

The role involves assisting the payroll department with:

* Maintaining payroll information by collecting, calculating and entering data
* Updating payroll records by entering changes in employment status and legislation
* Preparing reports by compiling summaries of earnings, taxes, deductions, leave and non-taxable wages
* Determining payroll liabilities by calculating employee income and national insurance taxes, employer national insurance, unemployment and worker compensation payments
* Resolving payroll discrepancies by collecting and analysing information
* Providing payroll information by answering questions and requests
* Maintaining payroll operations by following policies and procedures; reporting needed changes
* Maintaining employee confidence and protects payroll operations by keeping information confidential
* Contributing to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
* Full time - Monday to Friday

Previous knowledge and experience is desirable but not essential, however the ideal candidate will:

* Have an understanding of automatic enrolment, RTI and troncs.
* Have previous experience using Sage 50 Payroll.
* Have data entry skills
* Be excellent at analysing information
* Have great attention to details
* Be thorough in all work
* Have general maths skills and reporting skills
* Have experience using financial software
* Treat all information professionally and confidentially
* Have excellent communication skills
* Be organised and able to prioritise

The rewards:

* £14,000-£17,000 salary p/a based on experience and knowledge.

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