Payroll Assistant - Accountancy Bureau

  • Location

    Sheffield, South Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £20000 - £22000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Kayley Haythornthwaite

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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We are currently supporting a long standing firm of Accountants based in Sheffield with their recruitment of a Payroll Officer. This is a great opportunity for a proficient Payroll Assistant who has previous experience working within a payroll bureau of a firm of accountants.

This is a busy role, managing a portfolio of client payrolls, we are therefore looking to speak to candidates who has excellent organisational skills, who are able to prioritise their workload under strict deadlines and targets. In return you will work for a great firm with a brilliant reputation whose employees are rewarded for their hard work and commitment.

The Role: Process weekly and monthly payrolls on behalf of clients, transactions and reporting activities, Assist in payroll calculations and statutory deductions, Ensure that all employee and payroll records are up to date and accurate, Prepare support in tax calculation, Resolve payroll related queries and requests from both clients and internally, Build and foster strong relationships with clients, Review and recommend improvements to existing payroll procedures, Calculate Statutory payments such as maternity, paternity and minimum wage calculations, Assist in registrations including set up of new PAYE and Pension Scheme

Suitable candidates will have payroll experience from a firm of accountants, you'll work well under pressure and to strict deadlines and will have excellent communication skills over phone and email. You'll have strong systems skills and in particular will be fully trained on sage payroll.

On offer is a salary of £20,000 - £22,000, private medical insurance, pension and free parking. Their offices are easily commutable from Rotherham, Barnsley, Doncaster and Chesterfield.

For more information please contact Kayley Haythornthwaite

To apply please send your CV, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications please accept that if we have not responded to your application within seven days, your application has not been successful.

Sewell Wallis is a specialist recruitment company with a vast amount of experience in our industry we offer permanent, temporary and interim recruitment support for accounting and finance, human resources and business support positions. We recruit at all levels within finance from Purchase Ledger Administrator and Credit Controller level through to Financial Controller and Director positions. With offices in Sheffield and Leeds, we are well situated to cover all of South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire and Manchester. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy and finance jobs and human resources or business support positions www.sewellwallis.co.uk