Temp Payroll Officer

  • Location
    Sutton, Greater London
  • Category
    Accountancy - Payroll
  • Contract Type
    Temporary contract
  • Salary
    £ 16.1 - £ 18.34 / Hourly
  • OrganizationType

Temp Payroll Officer

Sutton, Office Based

£16.10 - £18.34 per hour PLUS OA Benefits, Training opportunities and skill development

Required: Mon - Friday 09:00AM - 5:00PM (36 hours per week)


An amazing opportunity to join our client in Sutton on a contract until May 2023! Our client are looking for an enthusiastic, hard-working Payroll Officer to provide a high quality payroll service, accurately inputting data into the Payroll system (Select Pay), liaising with HR colleagues, schools and departmental managers and calculating payments.

Daily Duties include:

  • Accurately input data into the Payroll system to ensure that appropriate employee details are correctly set up and calculated in accordance with statutory and contractual requirements

  • Regularly input ad-hoc payroll adjustments (e.g. union deductions, season ticket loans, pay claims) by required deadlines

  • Complete month end processing including posting journal into finance system and balance sheet reconciliation

  • Accurately calculate Statutory and Occupational Sickness and Parental Pay.

  • Processing PAYE Deductions and sending payroll information to HM Revenue and Customs.

  • Complete any required statutory forms within the required timeframe in accordance with HMRC Guidelines.

  • Distributing forms such as P45, P60 and P11d.

  • Calculate Gross and Net overpayments and recover/notify HR as necessary.

Sound interesting?...you must have:

  • Understanding of payroll legislation and experienced in running payrolls (In-House preferred but not essential)

  • Experience in payroll, and the use of a computerised payroll system (preferably SelectPay)

  • Basic knowledge of pay and conditions of service for Local Government staff and teachers

  • Computer literate especially confidence in using Excel (Intermediate or Advance Level in Excel desirable)

  • The ability to work to tight deadlines and multi-tasking

  • Proven ability to work effectively either as an individual or a member of a team and relate effectively with staff on all levels.

  • Good customer service ethos and ability to communicate in a clear and concise manner.

  • Strong verbal communication, including active listening for accurately answering employees questions and written communication for report writing.

If this is for you then you should apply today! If you know someone else who may be suitable, please pass on their details or ask them to apply!

Click on the apply button or call me, Steph Webb for more information on the role on steph.webb@office-angels.com

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