Payroll Officer

Chester Permanent
  • Payroll Officer
  • Award winning Accountancy Firm in Chester

About Our Client

Our client is a well-known award winning accountancy firm based in the heart of Chester, they offer unrivalled service to their varied clients, ranging from director only to SME businesses. The payroll officer will have the responsibility to manage their own personal clients payroll, which includes building important relationships and high attention to detail. Our client offer development, training and progression prospects to the right candidate. You will be working within a payroll team reporting directly to a supportive Payroll Manager working in the office 2 to 3 days a week.

Job Description

The key responsibilities of the Payroll Officer include:

- Managing your own portfolio of clients payroll, ranging from teams of around 50 staff and director only accounts

- You will create and administer your own payroll accounts from the start for any new business clients

- You will process starter and leavers

- Process Pension uploads and claims

- Maintain and develop your own client relationships, including any payroll queries

- Maintain accurate client records and all relevant information is up to date and compliant at all times

- Run month end and year end payroll procedures

- Adhere to your own personal clients requirements at all times to ensure the highest level of customer service is delivered at all times

The Successful Applicant

The successful Payroll Officer will:

- Have run payroll processes from start to finish

- Have experience using Sage 50 - Essential

- Extensive examples of client relationship building

- Proficient in Excel and able to pick up in-house system with ease

- Work well as part of a wider team and be flexible with holiday cover to look after colleagues accounts

- Work very independently and manage own time effectively

- Knowledgeable on latest legislation and auto-enrolment processes

- Very flexible approach to work with strong ability to work to tight deadlines within a busy department

What's on Offer

What's on offer:

- Attractive salary (DOE)

- Flexible working shifts and hours with hybrid working

- Great holidays that increase with service

- Cycle to work scheme

- Full training

- On site parking

- Very friendly working environment

Regan McPhilbin
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Phone number
+44 151 255 3787

Job summary

Sub Sector
Financial Services
Contract type
Consultant name
Regan McPhilbin
Consultant phone
+44 151 255 3787
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