Payroll Specialist

Payroll Specialist

  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

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  • Salary:

    £32000 - £34000 per annum

  • Contact:

    James Adey

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  • Published:

    13 days ago

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New and exclusive Payroll job with a fantastic US Owned Manufacturing company based in Central Reading, with excellent career prospects and a competitive salary package.

The company

An established and growing market leading business with multiple sites across the UK and EU. Supportive team and inclusive working environment.

The role

A fantastic opportunity to work in a busy Finance function, the purpose of this role is to accurately record and process payroll, expenses and HMRC submission for multiple, group entities.

  • Calculating payroll amendments, adding starters and processing leavers before the payroll deadline. Liaising with HR.
  • Checking to ensure amendments/additions are reflected correctly.
  • After approval, run post commit reports and produce separate independent reconciliation and salary/pension journals.
  • Processing Pension amendments
  • Ensure reports are approved for SOX compliance and audit trail.
  • Maintenance of payroll system including benefit records.
  • The necessary administration required concerning Work & Pensions, HMRC, ONS
  • Timely conclusion to the payroll year end reporting.
  • Processing of employee expenses using Concur
  • Ad-hoc projects in relation to Payroll.

What you'll need to be successful

  • Previous proven payroll experience managing a similar process
  • Experience of various payroll packages including Concur and ADP
  • HR admin experience advantageous
  • Strong Microsoft office knowledge (Excel, Word & Outlook)

What you'll receive in return

If successful, in return you will receive:

  • Office in central Reading with parking
  • Local and regular public transport links
  • Excellent benefits package

How to proceed

If this role is of interest, please click apply or contact me on james.adey@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.