Payroll Officer

Posted 6 April by Sense Ending soon

We are currently recruiting for a Payroll Officer to join our established payroll team at our offices in Wakefield; this is a full time role, working 37.5 hours per week.

Payroll Officer
Hours: 37.5 hours per week (Full time)
Location: Wakefield
Contract type: Permanent
Salary: £25,363 - £27,645 per anuum
Sense salary points: 31 - 34

About the role

In this role, you will assist the Payroll Manager in ensuring that all payroll procedures are conducted in a timely and accurate manner. You will handle internal and external queries, and produce and distribute reports to relevant staff.

In the absence of the Payroll Manager, you will assume line management responsibility and monitor the work of our Payroll Assistants.

About you

The ideal candidate will have previous experience of working in a payroll environment and a good working knowledge of the principles of PAYE and National Insurance. You will be comfortable both working in and leading a team, and have strong time management and organisational skills. The successful candidate will have experience using computer based payroll systems, and knowledge of the full Microsoft Office suite.

About us

Sense is a national disability charity that supports people with complex communication needs to be understood, connected and valued.

Sense has a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services.

Working at Sense can be incredibly rewarding; we offer the opportunity to work in a large, diverse and successful charity where people can develop their skills, knowledge and careers in a supportive and flexible environment. In addition we have excellent training and development, the opportunity for you to join our Group Personal Pension scheme and a generous annual leave entitlement.

Closing date: Sunday 22 April 2018
Interview date: To be confirmed
To start: To be discussed at interview


If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the 'Apply' button. You will be directed to our website where you can download the information pack and complete the application form.

Sense is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to ensuring that all staff are motivated, skilled and rewarded by their work. Sense is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment.

No agencies please.

Required skills

  • PAYE
  • Payroll
  • Reporting
  • Team Leadership

Reference: 34846891

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