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Payroll Officer

Job description

Sewell Wallis are currently working with a well-known business within the centre of Harrogate who are looking to hire a Payroll Officer on a permanent basis. The successful candidate will join a supportive and progressive business who really look after their staff.

Reporting to the Payroll Team Leader, the Payroll Officer will be responsible for ensuring weekly and monthly payrolls are processed in accordance with statutory and company rules and within the required timescales.

The main duties of the role will include :-

  • Supporting the administration of colleagues in company pension schemes, including the Master Trust and auto-enrolment schemes.
  • Working with Payroll Lead to ensure that statutory deductions are correctly made and accounted for and that all statutory returns, including those for taxable benefits, are produced within the required deadlines.
  • Ensuring that non-statutory deductions made on behalf of colleagues are accounted for and returns, including payment, are made to the appropriate organisations.
  • Providing excellent customer service, manage and maintain good relationships with internal and external stakeholders to ensure colleagues are paid correctly.


The ideal candidate will:-

  • Have had experience in a similar payroll role.
  • Excel knowledge including VLOOKUP, SUMIF's and Pivot tables preferred
  • Have excellent attention to detail and will be able to work towards multiple deadlines.
  • Be an excellent communicator and will have strong written and spoken communication skills.


Benefits:-

  • Modern, recently refurbished offices.
  • Company pension and 2X salary life assurance.
  • Hybrid working (3 days in the office, 2 from home).


For more information please contact Becky Gibson


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.

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