Payroll Administrator

  • Location

    Bridgwater

  • Sector:

    Human Resources

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Salary:

    £9 - £10 per hour

  • Contact:

    Samantha Beale

  • Contact email:

    sbeale@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01823 334799

  • Job ref:

    SB-42

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-07-30

  • Startdate:

    2021-06-29

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

Are you a meticulous and accurate person who is passionate about paying people correctly? We are recruiting for a Payroll Administrator to support the busy and fast paced payroll function for a large, multisite organisation based in Bridgwater. The role will be part home based and part office based at the Head Office located in Bridgwater, Somerset.

As a Payroll Administrator you will be providing support to the Payroll team and the wider organisation with any Payroll related queries.

The main elements of the role will be dealing with incoming Payroll queries to the department by phone and email and resolving where possible or escalating where needed.

Main Payroll Administration Responsibilities will include:
  • Responding to Internal helpline queries 
  • Responding to incoming emails to the department 
  • Escalating issues to other members of the team as required
  • Processing correspondence by email and phone
  • Updating internal Payroll systems
  • Payroll administration duties such as investigating pay queries, checking timesheets and payslips are correct
Successful candidates will need previous experience supporting a Payroll team with an understanding of payroll policies and procedures. As well as strong organisational skills and be used to working in a fast paced environment and dealing with issues of a sensitive nature. Experience in using Excel and updating database systems will be essential for this role. 

If you have previously worked within a payroll, finance, HR or accounts department and have strong organisational skills then get in touch with us today to find out more about this great opportunity to join a fast growing company. 

The position is on a temporary basis for up to 3 months.
This is a full time position and the hours of work are 8.30am - 5pm, 40 hours per week.

Rate of pay is dependant on level of experience, up to £10.50 per hour.