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Date Added: Fri 07/06/2024


Chard, TA20, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, Full Time

Salary: £26000 - £35000/annum

Payroll Specialist for local Accountants

up to £30,000 per annum dependent on experience

Excellent benefits

Hybrid possible after probation

37.5 hours per week

Our well-established accounting firm on the outskirts of Yeovil is looking for a dedicated and experienced Payroll Specialist to join their team. This role is responsible for processing payroll for a diverse range of clients, ensuring all payroll cycles are completed accurately and efficiently. As a Payroll Specialist, you will work closely with our team of accountants to provide exceptional services to our clients.

Key Responsibilities:

* Processing payroll for a range of clients with all payroll cycles, including weekly, fortnightly, 4 weekly, monthly and annual pay runs

* Manual calculation of tax and National Insurance contributions

* Calculating pay increases, overtime, and bonuses for employees

* Administering Statutory Maternity Pay (SMP) and Statutory Sick Pay (SSP)

* Reporting to HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) on a monthly and annual basis, ensuring timely and accurate submissions

* Carrying out pension assessments and auto-enrolment for eligible employees

* Responding to client queries in a professional and timely manner, providing exceptional customer service


* Proven experience in processing payroll for a variety of clients

* Sound knowledge of tax and National Insurance legislation

* Familiarity with calculating pay increases, overtime, and bonuses

* Experience in administering SMP and SSP

* Excellent communication and customer service skills

* Proficient in using payroll software

* Ability to work independently and as part of a team

* Committed to meeting deadlines and managing a high volume workload

* A professional attitude, with a strong work ethic and a commitment to confidentiality


* 21 days plus bank holidays

* Opportunities for career development and advancement within the company

* Free on site parking

* Free eye tests / private medical cover

* Comprehensive training and support provided

If you are a highly organised and detail-oriented individual with proven experience in payroll processing and a passion for working in an accounting firm, this could be the perfect career opportunity for you. We are looking for a dedicated, reliable, and professional individual who can work independently and collaboratively with our team.

If you are interested in joining our team, please submit your CV

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