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Payroll Clerk

  • Location: York
  • Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + On site parking, Canteen, Free Healthcare
  • Job Type:Temporary

Posted 28 days ago

  • Sector: Transactional Finance, Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Accounts
  • Contact Email: leeds@sharpconsultancy.com
  • Expiry Date: 04 December 2021
  • Job Ref: HDO77456_1636024526
Large service provider company based in York are currently recruiting for a payroll administrator to join their ever-growing team on a fixed term 9-month contract.

Based in head office in York you will be working within a team of 3 payroll clerks reporting directly to the Payroll Manager and you will have responsibility for:

*Collecting and processing timesheets - chasing late timesheets to ensure staff are paid on time.
*Entering employee information into the system.
*Preparation of VAT returns for review.
*Managing HMRC communications.
*Ensuring compliance with pension auto-enrolment laws for everyone within the company.
*Liaising with external stakeholders to make sure all information is correct and up to date.
*Being point of contact for employee's questions and queries regarding Payroll.
*Preparing reports that summarise earnings, tax deductions, leave etc
*Any other duties that maybe requested of you from your line manager.

This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to develop their payroll experience working within a large organisation.
Ideally you be able to demonstrate:
*Previous experience working with Payroll ideally exposure to both monthly and weekly processes.
*Be IT literate specifically be able to demonstrate having proven experience of using Microsoft Office programmes.
*Excellent communication skills as you will be point of contact for employees and external stakeholders.
*Have a positive can-do attitude towards work.
*Be a team player.
*SAGE systems experience would be advantageous but not essential.
This is an excellent opportunity for those in the York region, a great company to be a part of and grow your experience working within payroll for a large company.


Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 25 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.