Payroll Associate

Payroll Associate

  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

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  • Salary:

    £24500 - £26500 per annum

  • Contact:

    James Wisener

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Payroll Associate - Reading - £26,500 + Exceptional Benefits

My client, a global accountancy firm are seeking an established payroll professional to join their thriving and dynamic team.

The purpose of this role will be to manage a portfolio of differing client payrolls end-to-end. Alongside portfolio management and processing, successful candidates will be responsible for ensuring a high-quality level of client service, whilst working as an integral part of the surrounding team.

Key responsibilities will include, but are not be limited to:

  • Meeting with existing clients

  • Preparing electronic bank payments for clients

  • Building and maintaining excellent working relationships with new and existing clients

  • Liaison with other departments to ensure maximal client satisfaction

  • Assist with Year End processes

  • Payroll preparation from start to finish

Successful candidates should hold the following experience:

  • Experience of complex payrolls

  • Strong understanding of payroll regulation and compliance

  • Sound technical payroll knowledge

  • Calculation of SSP, SMP, SAP, SPP

  • Calculation of pro rata payments for joiners, leavers and salary increases

  • Understanding of Auto Enrolment

  • Understanding of RTI and Pensions

  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office

Further to this, it is desirable that candidates have experience in working within a busy outsourced payroll environment. It is essential that applicants are a team player, with resilience and keen attention to detail.

For any enquiries regarding this exceptional vacancy, or indeed another career move within payroll you may be considering, please do not hesitate to contact James Wisener, Payroll Specialist at Wade Macdonald.

T: 0118 9559 532

E: james.wisener@wademacdonald.com

Payroll Associate - Reading - £26,500 + Exceptional Benefits

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.