Payroll Officer

Job Title: Payroll Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lancaster
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-04-28
Contact Name: Carl Angilly
Contact Email:
Job Published: 10 days ago

Job Description

Company details and job overview:

Kenton Black Finance have partnered with a long standing and established Company in the Lancaster area. This business are proud of their heritage having operated for over 60 years. They are looking for an experienced Payroll Officer to join their finance team and carry out the end to end payroll function. This is the perfect opportunity for a Payroller looking to join a secure company with staff at the heart of everything they do.

Your new role as the Payroll Officer:

As the Payroll Officer, you will manage all aspects of several weekly and monthly payrolls on Sage Payroll. You will enter hours, expenses, mileage claims and ensure all payrolls are completed accurately and on-time. You will also complete relevant HMRC paperwork returns, maintain nominal coding from Sage Payroll into Sage 200, prepare and post monthly journals to accrue/prepay wages for management account reporting and handle the monthly reconciliation of all payroll control accounts in line with Management Accounts. In addition, you will ensure all deductions from wages are paid across to relevant bodies on time such as Pension, Court Orders, CSA, Unions, Charities Trust etc.

Experience & Qualifications required to apply:

To be considered, you MUST possess at least 2 years experience in a similar role. You will have high attention to detail skills, be organised and methodical. You will be analytical, interpersonal and have a good knowledge of policies, systems, and financial structures of a company. Lastly, you will be able to learn quickly, pick up new systems with appropriate training and have good Excel skills.

Salary and reward on offer:

This is a diverse role which provides the successful candidate with a great platform to extend their knowledge and further their finance specific expertise. Progressive career opportunities will be available and you will receive valuable support from an engaging and experienced Finance Manager. You will receive a competitive starting salary depending on your experience, which will be reviewed on an annual basis.

Please submit your CV for immediate consideration.

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.