Payroll Controller (Accounts background)

Cordant Group
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Payroll Controller

Location: Northampton

Type: Full time, Permanent (40 hours)

Salary: Competitive

Contact: Alex Fitzgerald - LinkedIn


The role encompasses, but is not limited to:
- reconciliations of payroll advance, stopped cheques repayments, rejected BACS, cheque
advance recovery
- verifying supporting documentation for VAT paid via payroll
- checking payslips against online calculator to ensure cumulative PAYE, NI and other
amounts are correct
- checking PAYE documentation is loaded on front-end systems correctly
- checking tax codes and NI number changes from HMRC have been applied correctly
- audit of statutory payments such as SMP/SSP
- reports management and production, including:

  • weekly payroll summary by worker and payroll elements
  • new starter
  • live workers
  • statutory payments i.e. SMP/SSP/SPP
  • holiday entitlements taken/remaining
  • HR reports, including gender pay gap and any other statutory or ad hoc reporting
  • leavers P45s & types (average length of service)
  • data for National Statistics Office
  • KPI's/statistics for the payroll function including number of workers paid, advances, repayments, and helpdesk query types

Any other duties deemed reasonable and in line with departmental and company-wide objectives

Skills & Attributes

? Enquiring mind with drive and energy
? Good attention to detail
? Strong customer orientation and comfortable liaising with non-financial colleagues
? Ability to manage numerous conflicting priorities, work under pressure and to deadlines
? Experience and payroll/accounting technical ability
? Excellent IT and systems skills (Microsoft Excel & word, Google)

About us

The Cordant Group is a £800+ million business and is recognised nationally as the UK's largest social enterprise. Operating with transparency, integrity, passion and innovation across all industry sectors.

What next?

If this opportunity grabs your interest then you can apply via the button below . If you would like further information about this role or a confidential conversation in the first instance you can find my contact details on LinkedIn - Alex Fitzgerald.

Cordant is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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