Accountancy Practice

Senior Payroll Assistant Permanent

A regional Accountancy practice located in the Cardiff area, are recruiting for a  Senior Payroll Administrator 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 Administrator will be joining a busy and friendly team.

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

To be considered for this opportunity you need to have gained previous Accountancy practice payroll experience. It would be advantageous if you have worked with Sage Payroll previously.

Senior Payroll Administrator 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.
  • Processing furlough claims.
  • 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.
  • Providing an exceptional customer experience to all clients.


Senior Payroll Administrator 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 processing furlough claims.


Working Hours: Monday-Friday 37.5 hours per week.

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 Practice Recruitment Agency to appoint this vacancy on behalf of a client.

Tagged as: accountancy firm, accountancy practice, Payroll Administrator


Job Overview

  • Date Posted: Posted 1 month ago
  • Expiration date: 28th May 2021
  • Location: Cardiff
  • Job Title: Senior Payroll Assistant
  • Salary: £22000 - £30000
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