Payroll Assistant

Aston Tate Ltd
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Payroll Assistant - North London

  • Amazing opportunity to work in a rapidly growing accountancy practice based in North London.
  • A great chance to broaden your career in Payroll.
  • Fantastic opportunity to work in an established 3 partner practice!

Our Client

My client is an established chartered accountancy firm which is based in the North London area and are looking for a Payroll Assistant to strengthen their team.

Roles and Responsibilities for the Payroll Assistant

  • Maintains payroll information by collecting, calculating, and entering data.
  • Updates payroll records by entering changes in exemptions, insurance coverage, savings deductions, and job title and department/division transfers.
  • Prepares reports by compiling summaries of earnings, taxes, deductions, leave, disability, and non-taxable wages.
  • Determines payroll liabilities by calculating employee federal and state income and social security taxes and employer's social security, unemployment, and workers compensation payments.
  • Resolves payroll discrepancies by collecting and analysing information.
  • Provides payroll information by answering questions and requests.
  • Maintains payroll operations by following policies and procedures; reporting needed changes.
  • Maintains employee confidence and protects payroll operations by keeping information confidential.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

The ideal candidate for the Semi Senior/Senior accountant will be

  • Have a desire to learn with an attention to detail and thoroughness.
  • At least 1 year experience in Practice.
  • Passionate about learning and eager to take on responsibilities.
  • Dynamic, with excellent communication skills.

What's on offer?

£16,000 - £23,000.