Payroll Clerk

McColl's Retail Group
Pilgrims Hatch
12 Jan 2018
13 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Payroll Clerk- up to 1 year maternity cover

Salary - £17K pa dependant on experience

McColl’s Retail Group are the second largest multiple convenience operator in the UK, comprising of approximately 1600 stores including over 1,200 convenience stores, over 580 post offices and 18 Subway units offering freshly made products daily .

We pride ourselves on being at the forefront of neighbourhood retailing and in our stores you will find a wide range of products and services available. With an exciting acquisition program and the recent announcement of our new partnership with Morrison's which will see the relaunch of the much loved and trusted Safeway brand in 2018 ,this really is an exciting time to join us.

You’ll be given responsibility for your own group of Retail Stores/ Management Teams and will be required to build up good relationships by liaising and resolving any payroll queries. Our stores will rely totally on your knowledge, excellent numerical skills and understanding of payroll to make things work efficiently.

Key Responsibilities

  • Actioning starters and leavers information on to the computerised payroll system
  • Processing all new starter and leaver paperwork
  • Actioning all changes to NI rates and changes for employees who reach state pension age
  • Entering sickness and ensuring employees are paid in accordance with company policy
  • Calculation of advances, and updating individuals payroll figures
  • Setting up attachment of earnings in line with government legislation with regard to court orders

Suitable candidates must have previous experience of a computerised payroll system as well as a full understanding of PAYE, N.I and possess full working knowledge of all statutory payments and deductions.

This role requires working within a small team and building good working relationships is imperative along with the ability to work collaboratively with many stakeholders.

A professional and confident telephone manner along with the ability to communicate internally and externally are also very important.

As well as the salary we offer benefits associated with a large retailing group, including free parking, staff restaurant, pleasant working surroundings and a generous staff discount scheme along with the opportunity to develop your career through our internal Onward and Upward Development Programme.

Please note only suitable applicants will be contacted.