Payroll Assistant, 12 month FTC, Education Sector
Your new company
Your new company is an iconic education institution basted in the heart of Edinburgh. An innovative, learner-centric environment, with a 21st century outlook, this employer is ambitious, inclusive in its way of thinking and applied in its approach. The institution is committed to delivering a bespoke learning experience for students, set against a backdrop of inclusiveness, employability and sustainable growth.
Your new role
You will work as part of a busy Payroll division within the HR department. You will provide advice and guidance to internal and external stakeholders on all pay and reward related matters. This includes statutory provisions, real time information (RTI), auto enrolment and pensions matters. You will assist the Payroll Manager in the running of the monthly payrolls and associated BACS transfers. You will ensure the payroll system is updated and maintained in a timely and accurate manner as well as producing standard reports ensuring all auditing and statutory requirements are met.
What you'll need to succeed
You will be skilled in operating in a proactive generalist payroll department including answering queries from employees and managers on pay related matters. You will have experience of inputting data and transactional processes, running reports on an integrated HR/Payroll system. You will have excellent knowledge of PAYE, NI and other statutory issues. You will possess excellent customer service skills and be an effective communicator. You will be highly numerate with accurate data input skills, with an ability to work on your own initiative and to tight deadlines.
What you'll get in return
In return you will receive a competitive salary and the opportunity to work as part of a broader HR team on a FTC. In addition you will have access to a generous range of other benefits.
What you need to do now
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