Payroll Administrator (Part Time)

Posted 5 months ago by Meridian Business Support
Location Wellington, Somerset Job Type
Salary Up to £10.40 per hour Sector Admin/Secretarial

The Company:

A lovely part time job opportunity for an experienced Payroll Administrator, working with 3 other team members who run weekly payrolls within this large manufacturing group of companies.

Job Responsibilities:

  • accurately calculate hours to be paid from the Time Management System and other documents, ensuring all payroll exception reports are pre-authorised before payment
  • understand and apply different pay rates and supplements to appropriate departments
  • assist with inputting employees holiday requests onto the Time Management System and refer any queries to Departmental Manager or HR Department as appropriate
  • utilise the Time Management System to produce weekly and monthly reports as requested
  • assist with pension enrolment and contribution submissions via pension provider website
  • assist with correct completion of tax year-end procedures and dealing with queries
  • regularly update the payroll manual
  • maintain complete confidentiality of all records and payroll information, disclosing information to authorised staff only

Preferred Skills:

  • Good working knowledge of MS software packages at intermediate level (Word, Outlook, Excel)
  • Previous experience of working in a payroll office
  • Experience of handing employee or sensitive data
  • Experience of using a computerised time and attendance system.

Ideally, you will have experience gained within a manufacturing environment preferably with 250 plus employees, but candidates without this specific background will still be considered.

Personal Attributes:

  • Ability to problem solve directly and with others
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Confident and competent telephone skills
  • Ability to learn to new software packages quickly

Associated Benefits:

  • Company Pension
  • Life Assurance

Working Hours: 24 hours per week (ideally Mon - Weds although negotiable for the right candidate)

To apply, or to find out more information, please click on one of the "apply" buttons

Please note that due to a high level of applications, we can only respond immediately to applicants whose skills & qualifications are suitable for this position.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.

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