Payroll Manager/Bookkeeper

Job Title: Payroll Manager/Bookkeeper
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Skipton
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Start Date: 2021-06-01
Contact Name: Vanessa Mathew
Contact Email:
Job Published: 17 days ago

Job Description

Kenton Black Finance are delighted to represent this successful and busy practice business in the Skipton area, who due to continued business success, are now seeking to appoint a capable, confident Payroll Bureau Manager/Bookkeeper. This is an autonomous 50/50 split role offering variety for someone with both payroll and bookkeeping experience to join this progressive and friendly company environment.

Key Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

- Management of the payroll processing function end to end for all clients on a weekly, fortnightly & monthly payroll basis for small to medium numbers of employees
- Undertaking BACS payments
- Auto enrolment pension processing (i.e. Nest, Now etc)
- RTI end of year filing duties
- Client liaison, dealing with queries and providing services advice
- Furlough payment processing, SMP, SSP , P45/P46's processing
- Bookkeeping accounts experience (inc Sales/Purchase ledger, VAT processing etc)
- Software knowledge of SAGE 50

Person Specification

Payroll processing end to end (ideally both monthly & weekly payrolls)
Previous Bookkeeping experience is essential
Flexible approach to work
Proactive approach to resolving queries
Confident and friendly telephone manner & communication skills
Previous payroll experience (ideally within a bureau) or similar role
Able to work as unsupervised in mainly an stand alone role, with one direct report

The successful candidate will possess strong Payroll Bureau expertise running and managing both weekly and monthly payrolls from end to end. In addition, will possess a friendly and confident telephone manner, able to deal with client enquiries/queries effectively creating a positive lasting first impression.

Package: £25K - £34K Negotiable dependent on experience with excellent benefits!

If you meet the above criteria and would like to find out more we'd be delighted to receive your application.

Kenton Black Finance operate across the UK as a marker leading recruitment partner, specialising in the attraction of finance talent across both permanent and interim requirements. With a team of dedicated experts, each with longevity operating in the finance arena, we maintain a proven track record and have established partnerships with businesses both large, small and those in their infancy. Market leaders, we provide recruitment solutions from entry level finance to directorship professionals. Operating from local offices in Preston, Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool, Birmingham and Glasgow, Kenton Black Finance remain a dynamic and effective recruitment partner who represent and attract only the finest finance talent in the local area and across the UK.