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Payroll Officer

Reigate, England
£27000.0 - £32000.0 per annum + £27000 to £32000
Closing date
27 Apr 2024

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Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
HR Jobs Level
Specialist Area
CIPD Membership
Non CIPD member

Job Details

* Provide advice, support and assistance to managers and staff to ensure consistent application and understanding of payroll policies and processes
* To administer the processes and tasks connected to the organisation's payroll and pensions function
* Accurate input of high volume, complex employee/payroll data within agreed timelines
* To be the first point of contact for payroll enquiries - providing support and advice where appropriate or signposting enquiries to the appropriate point
* To provide metrics and analytics relating to payroll and pensions matters for reporting and compliance purposes
* Populate and maintain on-line payroll and pensions systems to meet statutory and local reporting requirements
* Act as payroll representative, during local consultations for organisational change
* Liaise with HR Officers to ensure an integrated and efficient HR/Payroll process and to support the HR team with ad hoc projects as appropriate

What you'll need to succeed

* Experience of payroll processes and pensions administration (E)
* The ability to effectively organise your own workload and priorities (E)
* Experience of a range of ICT Systems including previous experience of payroll systems (E) ITrent (D)
* Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to build good working relations and communicate verbally and in writing at all levels across the organisation (E)
* A customer focused approach (E)
* Detailed knowledge of tax, national insurance and other statutory deductions (D)
* High level of numeracy and accuracy (E)
* Ability to communicate with outside bodies such as inland revenue and department of work and pensions (E)
* Ability to keep calm and focused under pressure (E)
* Able to challenge the norm and find ways to improve (E)
* Evidence of continuous learning (E)
* Qualified or keen to study for a Payroll qualification (D)

What you'll get in return
This organisation is committed to supporting, developing and retaining our people. In return for your expertise and enthusiasm, they offer flexible/ hybrid working (circa 2 days in the office/onsite with client services), free parking and competitive benefits including: generous annual leave, an excellent pension scheme, high street discounts, cycle salary sacrifice scheme and gym membership.

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