Accounts and Payroll Assistant - £20,000-£22,000

2 days left

KCR Solutions
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

KCR Solutions are currently looking for a driven and enthusiastic Accounts/Payroll/Purchase Ledger Administrator to join their client in Gateshead. There is an attractive salary of £20,000-22,000.

The successful applicant will be proficient with Sage payroll and Sage 50 accounts package. Has initiative, is highly numerate and has a high degree of attention to detail. They will be joining a successful and fast-growing business.

Along with payroll you will assist the department by providing support for a range of different finance and administrative tasks, specifically purchase ledger. You will be working closely with the Finance manager and other team members to ensure all tasks are completed to a high standard.


As a Payroll/Purchase Ledger Assistant your duties will include:

Monthly Payroll processing - 200+
Assisting with all payroll related queries
Maintenance of new starters and leavers
Calculations including NI, Holiday, Maternity, Manual Salary etc
Preparation of Salary journals
Processing of HMRC PAYE documentation
Maintenance of the payroll system
Processing of all pension payments
Maintenance of the Clocking in System
Creating internal POs
Matching purchase invoices with delivery notes and POs
Making purchase ledger payments and sending remittances
Any other administrative tasks as required

Person Spec:

Experience in a payroll/finance background is essential (AAT Qualified)
Highly numerate with excellent attention to detail is essential
Good knowledge of Sage payroll software/Sage 50 Accounts
Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office packages (particularly Excel and Outlook)
Excellent interpersonal skills
Must be organised, thorough and diligent