Administration and Payroll Advisor

Recruiter
Rullion Managed Solutions
Location
Abingdon
Posted
29 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
The United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority based in the outskirts of Oxfordshire is looking for an Administration and Payroll Advisor to come onboard as soon as possible for a period of 6 months. As an experienced and capable advisor, you will be part of an effective and busy HR team. In return, the Client offers excellent working conditions, supportive team and competitive pay. The overall purpose of this role is to take responsibility for the HR administration function, overseeing the payroll function and ensuring all transactional HR activities are carried out in a timely and efficient manner. Accountabilities: * Responsible for overseeing all pay actions and collaboration with the Payroll provider to address and follow up any pay-related issues, identifying improvements to processes. This is a vital business operation which requires attention to detail, excellent organisational skills and a knowledge of payroll and application of pay rules. Note that UKAEA use a third party payroll provider. This role oversees pay changes entered into Agresso/Unit 4 system and transfer of that data to the third party for external payroll processing. * Full management of two HR Administrators, responsible for ensuring that the HR admin function is carried out accurately and in a timely manner and also developing good/efficient team working. First point of contact for all generalist HR administration issues/queries and advising on interpretation of CEMs to employees * Ensuring that HR user guidance for the ERP system is appropriate and kept up-to-date and that the generalist admin team understand, and can operate, the system. This will involve developing a deep understanding of the ERP system. * Responsible for identifying improvements/simplification to the systems/processes including regular proactive review of HR documentation/administration processes and ensuring that checklists are adhered to. * Responsible for management of sickness absence (ensuring that sickness paperwork is in place and that appropriate pay action is taken). * Responsible for overseeing production of regular metrics to ensure that HR activities are being carried out (ie return to work forms entered, medical certificates entered, working time regulations adhered to) * Secretary to consultation meetings with TU including taking minutes, following up actions etc. * Contribute to HR projects as required. * Liaison with the pension provider with regards to year end data for Employee Pension statements, year-end data validation and general pension queries from employees and the pension provider. Specific Qualifications/Experience: * In-depth knowledge of payroll arrangements/working with an external payroll provider. * Payroll qualification or attendance on payroll specific course (desirable) * Experience of managing others (essential) * Experience of HR/organisation ERP systems ie Unit 4 / SAP / Oracle (essential) * Knowledge of Employment Law (essential) * Familiarity with a claims database system (desirable) * CIPD qualification (desirable) * Advanced skills with Excel, Word and Outlook (essential) If you believe this role is right for you, please send your CV to Jess : or apply directly following the link.
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