Role details

Payroll & Benefits Manager

Cardiff   •   £27,000 - £29,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Varied Role with excellent exposure
  • Great benefits

About Our Client

Page Personnel is a market leading financial recruitment specialist, part of the Page Group. Our client based in Cardiff and is looking to appoint a Payroll & Benefits on a permanent basis to join their growing finance team.

Job Description

  • Full responsibility of payroll processing and reconciliation, dealing with all aspects of payroll from start to finish i.e calculating overtime, issuing tax forms, managing special situations eg maternity/sickness, ensuring payment is made on time and distribution of payslips
  • Responsibility for ensuring all statutory and voluntary payroll reporting is adhered to and all deductions are paid to appropriate bodies within required timeframes
  • First point of contact for outsourced payroll service provider
  • Payroll year end processing i.e P35s, P60s and P11Ds
  • Benefits management i.e. maintaining the pension schemes, private medical insurance, life cover, company cars and subsequent P11D entries and taxation payments/adjustments required
  • Review company benefits administration and propose improvements, including the tender of car leases to optimize value for money.
  • Work closely with the HR department on Group reward and benefits portfolio.
  • Ad hoc payroll duties and reporting
  • Expenses administration
  • Company credit card administration
  • Maintenance of staff payroll and tax records
  • Manage pension auto enrolment and Real Time Reporting Information (RTI)
  • Calculation of monthly payroll recharges to statutory entities
  • Ensuring compliance with internal controls
  • Liaison with HMRC, statutory auditors and other external agencies on any payroll related enquires/requests
  • Dealing with all pay related queries eg staff queries, correction of errors, costing errors etc.
  • Input into the salaries budget process.
  • Capturing and reporting information for employee related insurance.
  • Keeping abreast of all developments and legislation surrounding payroll, pensions and benefits

The Successful Applicant

  • Previous experience of payroll processing is essential. Ideally multi-site payroll experience would be preferred
  • Payroll processing knowledge should cover from initiation of payroll to ultimate payment and recording
  • Experience of project management/payroll integrations would be preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong numeracy skills
  • Strong IT knowledge
  • Highly self-motivated individual able to operate under own initiative

What's on Offer

£27000 plus benefits

Apply for this job

Click the Apply or LinkedIn button below or contact Ben Minton quoting job reference 13764442
As you are using an Apple iOS device we are unable to offer you the CV upload function. Please apply with your Linkedin profile below or contact Ben Minton quoting job reference 13764442