Payroll Administrator

Payroll Administrator
Posted 5 years ago
  • Exeter, UKPermanent
  • GBP 16,000.00 to GBP 20,000.00
  • Junior
  • Human Resources & Recruitment role within the Accounting industry

Job Description:

Position: Payroll Administrator.

This is a temporary or full time position.

This role is being offered to cover Maternity Leave beginning with immediate effect for up to 12 months with the possibility of extension.

Responsible for:

Maintaining clients’ payrolls and assisting the Payroll Services team to ensure the smooth and efficient running of the department.

The person:

The successful applicant would work in our Exeter Payroll Services department, which act for many businesses such as those who do not have, or do not want, expensive, labour intensive and highly specialised payroll facilities of their own.

Our team provide a seamless and efficient service to an expanding client base across Devon and the South West.

This is an ideal opportunity for an adaptable, organised, highly efficient and numerate person to join our expanding payroll team.

You will be part of the practical day-to-day running of clients’ payrolls working as part of a busy and committed team.

This will include, processing tax and allowances and delivering regular management updates.

Experience within payroll and familiarity of Sage Payroll software is essential.

More important is that you are cheerful, adaptable and enthusiastic and able to thrive in a busy office environment.

You will also be used to meeting tight deadlines, motivated and have an extremely high attention to detail with excellent keyboard and IT skills, especially a good knowledge of Excel.


This will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.

The benefits:

• Competitive salary.

• 22 days annual leave (plus public holidays).

• Hours 37.5 per week with flexible working (part-time may be available for the right candidate).

• Pension with employer contributions and life assurance.

• Private health insurance (after qualifying period).

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £16,000.00 to £20,000.00 /year

Application Questions

  • How many years of excellent keyboard and IT skills, especially excel experience do you have?
  • How many years of Payroll experience do you have?
  • How many years of payroll and familiarity of Sage Payroll software experience do you have?
  • How many years of similar role in an accountancy firm experience do you have?
  • Are you in Exeter, Devon?
  • Do you have the following licence or certification: legal to work in the UK?
  • Do you speak Proficient English (Must)?

Job Features

Job CategoryFull-Time

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