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Payroll Senior


£30,000 - £40,000

per year

Job 29126


Katie Delahunty

Talent Acquisition Director


Specialises in clerical finance and part-qualified recruitment | all salaries

Job details

Job description

Job Title: Payroll Senior

Location: Colchester Office


About Us:

We are a Top 75 firm of accountants in the UK, providing Audit, Tax, and Advisory Services across a variety of industries. Our payroll department in Colchester is currently seeking a dedicated and experienced Payroll Senior to join our team.


Role Overview:

As a Payroll Senior, you will be responsible for overseeing the end-to-end payroll processes for our clients, ensuring timely and accurate payroll processing. You will work closely with and support other payroll team members and report directly to the Payroll Manager. Handling client queries and maintaining high standards of communication and accuracy in complex payroll scenarios will be key aspects of your role.


Salary & benefits

£30,000 – £40,000


– 23 days annual leave plus bank holidays

– Holiday Purchase Scheme – Buy up to 3 additional days per year

– Auto-enrolment Pension

– Flexible working hours

– Employee Referral Bonus

– Employee Assistance Programme

– Extensive Learning & Development Opportunities

– Career Coaching

– Full exposure to a diverse client base

– Health Cash Benefit upon successful completion of probation

Role overview

Key Responsibilities:

– Oversee end-to-end payroll processes for a diverse client base

– Ensure timely and accurate payroll processing

– Handle and resolve client queries efficiently

– Support and collaborate with payroll team members

– Report to the Payroll Manager

– Maintain up-to-date knowledge of UK payroll processes, tax regulations, and compliance requirements



About you

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Proven experience in a similar payroll role with a focus on UK payroll
  • In-depth knowledge of UK payroll processes, tax regulations, and compliance requirements
  • Iris Staffology experience would be a great.

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