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Payroll Officer

Posted 8 March by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited Easy Apply Ended

12 month maternity cover working for a reputable Accountancy Practice in Manchester city centre.

Your new company
You will be joining one of the UK's leading independent accountancy practices with offices in Bolton, Manchester and Liverpool. They provide an all-encompassing service to clients and have done so for a number of years. Services include Bookkeeping and Accounts, Audit, Tax and Payroll. They are currently seeking a Payroll Assistant to join their busy payroll team in their head offices in Bolton.

Your new role
As a Payroll Assistant, you will be joining a busy payroll team who are responsible for providing payroll services and CIS services to clients of the practice. You will be responsible for the end-to-end payroll process for your own portfolio of clients with varying employee numbers. Currently the team process the payroll of high number of clients, dealing with all aspects that affect payroll, from the set-up of PAYE schemes with HMRC through to submitting end of year reports and issuing P60s and P45s. You will also be responsible for processing starters and leavers, RTI submissions, auto-enrolment and contacting HMRC in regards to client pay runs.

What you'll need to succeed
To succeed you will possess excellent communication skills, have a proven knowledge of the entire life cycle of payroll production from PAYE schemes and have previous experience working within a Payroll team either within Practice or within a Payroll Bureau. Ideally, you will have experience of Sage Payroll software and be a good user of Microsoft Word and Excel. You will also work well as a part of an efficient team, and be able to build relationships with clients as well as all internal departments. Applicants with experience of CIS will be looked upon favourably. You will also live locally to this Bolton based job.

What you'll get in return
In return, you will be rewarded with a competitive salary of up to £22000. You will also receive 25 days annual leave plus 8 days bank holiday. You will be joining a friendly team within modern offices.

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