Robert Half

Payroll Clerk

Robert Half
England, Bristol
£24000 - £26000 per annum
18 Mar 2019
15 Apr 2019
Tom Morgan
Contract Type

Robert Half Finance and Accounting are currently looking to recruit a Payroll Clerk to join a well established FMCG business based in Avonmouth (Bristol). For the right person the client is offering a very competitive:

£24,000 - £26,000 plus excellent benefits

Role responsibilities will include but not limited to:
  • Processing all incoming payroll impacting information and transactions e.g. new starters, leavers, absence, statutory leave and pay, tax codes & NI category changes
  • Processing all weekly and / or monthly variable pay instructions from sites e.g. bonuses, shift allowances, overtime etc
  • Producing and submitting all BACS any other external or 3rd party payment files
  • Producing and submitting all HMRC RTI and auto enrolment pension files
  • Producing and delivering high quality payroll output files to customers that comprise payslips, reports KPI's etc. relating to their respective payrolls
  • Dealing with correspondence to employees, sites and external parties e.g. overpayment recovery letters, Benefits Agency / Child support requests for information, financial references etc
  • Ensuring all required controls are correctly operated and all required evidence is produced and retained, resulting in a robust and secure payroll process
  • Proactively recommending improvements to existing processes based on the identification of recurring issues or possible future risks

Person specification:
  • A minimum of 12 months payroll experience
  • Experience of balancing the needs and priorities of both weekly and monthly payrolls
  • Experience of running payrolls for multiple sites across multiple geographical locations (within the UK at least)
  • A strong understanding of, and passion for, delivering excellent customer service
  • Excellent attention to detail is essential, but must be accompanied by an appreciation of the bigger picture
  • Experience of Microsoft office (Outlook, Excel, word etc)
  • Analytical thinking and problem-solving skills will be required
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential

For the right person the client is offering a very competitive:

£24,000 - £26,000 plus excellent benefits

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