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Payroll Assistant

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 28 days ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Melisa Isikman
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: 08/11/2022
  • Expiry Date: 08 December 2022
  • Job Ref: JO0000011845_1667927943

Cedar are currently looking for a Payroll Assistant to join a leading tech company based in Central London on a permanent basis!

Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum

Location: Central London, London

Hybrid working: 3 days in the office

Reporting into: Payroll Manager

About the role:

You will be working closely with the Payroll Team to assist in the preparation and input of the monthly and weekly payroll for over 1,500 employees.

  • Responsibility of the monthly payroll (i.e., Starters, Leavers, Staff Changes, Overtime, Bonus)
  • Maternity/Paternity absence calculations, company and statutory pay
  • Maintaining Statutory Leave spreadsheets and inputting data onto the payroll software
  • Collate and calculate Absences - Sickness, Unpaid leave, dependant & parental leave and input onto payroll software
  • Updating and entering Benefits onto payroll software
  • Collating and checking the interface Files for Pensions Provider - i.e., Joiners, Leavers, Changes and Contributions, then uploading onto their website
  • Weekly Payroll - Running from start to finish (for cover and parallel running)
  • Dealing with employee queries in a professional and timely manner

Skills & Experience:

  • Minimum 2 years of relevant and hands on payroll experience
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Knowledge of Auto-enrolment, Tax codes, Statutory payments and compulsory deductions
  • Excellent communication skills and good attention to detail

If this role is of interest, please apply online ASAP. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.