Payroll Administrator

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  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy, HR

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  • Salary:

    Up to £20000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Imogen Wilson

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  • Published:

    15 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Imogen Wilson

Are you a Payroll professional with experience in manual processing? We are recruiting for a Payroll Administrator to join a leading UK retailer to be based from their Bridgwater offices (currently home based). Salary up to £20k per annum plus excellent benefits working Monday to Friday 8-5 (40 hours).

Reporting to the Payroll Manager, you will support the delivery of monthly payroll for the business and the 4000+ colleagues across the UK, answering any payroll queries, processing new starters, payroll reporting and any other adhoc duties that will assist with the payroll, HR and employee benefits teams.

It is essential that you come from a payroll environment with manual processes across different platforms, data entry and can work independently as the role will be based at home initially, so an appropriate home working set up is very important. Any previous experience with payroll software is beneficial although training will be provided. Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel is crucial as the role will involve heavy reporting (knowledge of Google sheets will be beneficial). You will be joining a small team of 3 so a positive attitude, the ability to work and set yourself deadlines are important along with excellent attention to detail.

This role would suit: Payroll Administrator, Payroll Support, Payroll Assistant, HR Assistant, HR Administrator, Payroll Clerk, Accounts Administrator, Accounts Clerk, Accounts Assistant

Commutable from: Bridgwater, East Bower, Wembdon, Dunball, Chedzoy, Cannington, Knowle, Durleigh, Huntworth, Bawdrip, Glastonbury, Street, Weston-Super-Mare, Cheddar, Wells, Taunton

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.