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Payroll Officer

  • Location: Barnsley
  • Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + 42 days holiday + stat, Christmas shutdown
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 12 months ago

  • Sector: Transactional Finance, Finance
  • Contact: Clerical Perm
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 02 June 2023
  • Job Ref: LEK39079_1683104731
Sharp Consultancy are pleased to be working in partnership with a well-established organisation based in Barnsley who are looking to make an addition of a Payroll Officer to their welcoming Payroll team.
You will be reporting to the Payroll Manager, alongside 2 other Payroll Officers.

The starting salary will be £22,638, rising to £23,967 after a years' service, plus excellent benefits including a generous holiday entitlement of 42 days + statutory entitlement!

Key responsibilities of this role include, but not exclusive to:
* End-to-end payroll for 3 payrolls - with a combination of monthly and weekly paid employees.
* Completing reconciliations and statutory payments.
* Helping, advising, and providing specific payroll information to internal and external customers regarding a range of matters including maternity, tax, NIC, redundancy etc.
* Administering the relevant pension schemes, including the collation of information, providing advice to employees, and ensuring compliance with the statutory regulations.
* Reconciliations of monthly deductions and provision of Year End Returns.

The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:
* A minimum of two years' experience working in a role that incorporates payroll processing and/or administering.
* Working knowledge of statutory legislations and regulations
* Excellent communication skills
* Good IT skills - particularly the ability to use spreadsheets and formulas on Microsoft Excel

This is a brilliant opportunity for someone who is looking to advance their payroll career, or someone who has experience of administering/processing payroll, who is looking to specialise in payroll in their next move. If you would be interested in finding out more about this opportunity please call Leah on 0114 261 1700 or email Alternatively, please apply at your earliest convenience.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 30 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.