Senior Payroll Administrator

Senior Payroll Administrator

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Part-qualified & Transactional Finance

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  • Salary:

    Up to £28000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Luke Blair

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Cedar is currently recruiting a Senior Payroll Administrator for a renowned recruitment company based in the City of London.

The company is a household name within the recruitment industry and enjoys a great reputation across multiple sectors.
This role will suit an experienced recruitment payroller who is looking to take their first step into a senior role, overseeing (but not directly managing) 2 junior payrollers. Alternatively, it will also suit somebody who has already stepped into a senior role and supervised but is simply looking to move companies.

Some of the duties for the role are:

  • Processing contractor timesheets
  • Liaising with HMRC
  • Submitting RTI to HMRC
  • Uploading pension files and maintaining records
  • Processing holiday pay, SSP, SMP & SPP
  • Making necessary deductions for overpayments
  • Ensure payment schedules are sent to Umbrella agencies
  • Issuing P45's to leavers
  • Providing references
  • Dealing with internal and external payroll queries
  • Monitor payroll email and respond/process emails accordingly
  • Assisting other areas of the finance team

Key Skills:

  • Intermediate Excel skills
  • Previous recruitment payroll experience is essential
  • Good organisational & prioritisation skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proactive and enthusiastic approach, with a problem-solving mind-set

This is a great opportunity for somebody who is looking to join a fantastic and exciting company, and enhance, as well as utilise, their existing skills.