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    Annette Rowland

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    01284 765700

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    26 days ago

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    Annette Rowland

Payroll Assistant/Senior
Ipswich, Bury St Edmunds or Saxmundham
£ Extremely competitive

My client is seeking an experienced Payroll Assistant or Senior (depending on the level of experience) to join their expanding team. In this varied role you will be working within a small, busy team, running multiple payrolls for a wide range of clients who operate in sectors such as retail, the professions, charities and education.

The successful candidate:

Must have significant payroll administration experience and knowledge of payroll processing. Up to date knowledge of payroll legislation, including HMRC regulations, is essential, as is a working knowledge of SSP, SMP, SPP and NI calculations.
Should be ICT literate and proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel and Word).
Must have previous experience of payroll systems. Specific experience of any or all of the following would be helpful: Star payroll, Sage payroll, HMRC Basic Tools, BACS processing.
Should have a proven track record of working to deadlines, with a positive approach to problem-solving and working in a small team. The ability to work competently under pressure, to multi-task, and to maintain a flexible approach is essential.
Must possess excellent communication and organisational skills and a keen eye for detail.
Will be self-motivated, able to work without supervision. Capable of exercising complete confidentiality and discretion regarding work.
Previous payroll experience within an accountancy or professional services practice would be helpful, but is not essential.
The role offers a great opportunity to gain experience within a prestigious team that has gained significant recognition.

There is an attractive salary on offer along with many benefits as well a working in a friendly environment. There is an extensive in-house training programme for all staff.

If you are interested in the above role, please apply today!