Payroll Specialist

Payroll Specialist

  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £28000 - £30000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Maximilian Courtnage

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


Payroll Specialist - Outskirts of Reading - 6 month FTC - £28.000

My instantly recognisable client requires a payroll specialist for a period of 6 months. This is a fantastic opportunity that will be directly supporting the payroll team lead.

Key duties:

  • Accurate and timely inputting and checking of payroll data and information including taxable benefits

  • Assist in the completion of monthly and weekly payrolls

  • Produce third payments and reports to Company and legislative deadlines

  • Produce accurate and timely payroll general ledger files and monthly reconciliation of payroll general ledger accounts.

  • Deal with internal and external payroll queries

  • Support and maintain the continuous improvement

  • Assist in producing and meeting SOX compliance controls

  • Assist and/or be Payroll lead in project driven work

The Successful Candidate Will have:

  • Up to date knowledge of HMRC regulations

  • Experience of producing large and or multiple payrolls

  • Experience of Pension Auto Enrolment procedures

  • Be IT Literate, with strong MS Excel skills

  • Strong team member with ability to work as an individual

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Preferably have Oracle Payroll knowledge

How to proceed:

Please email your CV to Max.courtnage@wademacdonald.com

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.