Senior Payroll Administrator (Maternity Cover)

Posted 5 April by Orka Financial Easy Apply

Orka Financial is currently working with a client based in Reading on an exciting new opportunity suitable for an experienced Payroll Administrator on a 12-month maternity cover basis.

The working hours are:

  • Mon-Fri, 09:00 - 17:00

Payroll Duties:

  • Supporting the running of the monthly in-house payrolls.
  • Ensuring all payroll documentation is processed onto the payroll system in a timely manner.
  • Ensure that all transactions are processed and audited in a timely manner
  • Understanding of all Statutory Payments; NI, Tax, SMP, SSP etc
  • Handling of payroll queries for employees and direct line managers.
  • Support in the completion of requests for information from Government/Statutory bodies as they arise.
  • Supporting Pension administration & submissions - LGPS.

Required Skills and experience:

  • Minimum of 2 years of high volume transactional payroll experiences preferred.
  • Experience of working in a high volume transactional and manual payroll environment.
  • Good knowledge of Payroll Legislation.
  • Understanding of RTI and Pension requirements.
  • Ability to work with a high level of confidentiality.
  • Proactive nature and ability to work on own initiative but recognises the objectives of the whole team.
  • Personable and approachable nature.
  • Ability to adapt to change.
  • Strong communications skills, both written and verbal.
  • Speed and Accuracy.
  • High volume of email and telephone queries daily.
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Email skills.
  • Excellent customer service skills.

The successful candidate should have experience in high volume transactional payroll environment which includes monthly and weekly payrolls.

The ideal candidate should have a minimum of a 2-year’s payroll experience, with a focus on processing payrolls, to meet deadlines and being a direct contact for any payroll queries.

A knowledge of Term Time only contracts would be helpful but not essential.

Required skills

  • NI
  • Payroll
  • Tax

Reference: 34836667

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