Payroll Officer Permanent

An independently owned and successful accountancy practice located in Newport, that offers a range of services to their customers, are recruiting for an experienced Payroll Officer to join them on a permanent basis.

As well as the traditional accounting services they also offer their clients business mentoring and guidance. The Payroll Officer will work in a busy and friendly team.

The successful Payroll Officer will be responsible for the many aspects of payroll across a wide range of clients.

Payroll Officer duties:

  • Inputting new starters onto payroll system.
  • Processing HMRC notifications.
  • Processing weekly/fortnightly/monthly payroll runs.
  • Managing Auto Enrolment requirements including uploading pension reports to relevant pension providers.
  • Checking payroll for accuracy.
  • Distributing relevant reports/payslips as per individual client’s needs.
  • Submitting information to HMRC in a timely manner including FPS and EPS.
  • Completing year end and distributing P60’s.
  • Acting as a point of contact for clients.
  • Liaising with HMRC for any relevant queries/disputes.
  • Processing client’s CIS returns each month and submitting to HMRC.


Payroll Assistant person specification:

  • Have experience within the payroll bureau or working with a multitude of payrolls.
  • Have at least a working knowledge of Auto Enrolment.
  • Have experience of Sage Payroll and Sage 50 accounts.


Working Hours: Monday-Friday 35 hours per week (some flexibility will be considered if you are desiring less hours).

Flexi working available between 8:00am and 6:00pm


If this role is not quite right for you but would like to refer a suitable candidate, be sure to make the most of our £250 ‘Candidate Referral Scheme‘.

Bowen Eldridge Recruitment is acting as an Accountancy Recruitment Agency to appoint this vacancy on behalf of a client.

Tagged as: accountancy firm, payroll, Sage Payroll


Job Overview

  • Date Posted: Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Expiration date: 28th December 2019
  • Location: Newport
  • Job Title: Payroll Officer
  • Salary: £18000 - £22000
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