Job Description

  • Job Reference:46252JT_1702312874

  • Job Type: Permanent

  • Job Industry: Chartered Accountants

  • Contact Name: Jessica Townsend

  • Job Location: Cheshire

  • Job Title: Assistant Payroll Manager

  • Job Salary: £29,000 - £369,000 Per Annum

Job Start Date: ASAP

My client is a well-established Accountancy firm. Based in a friendly and supportive team in Chester you will be supervising a team and  working on a portfolio of clients. Our client is looking for an experienced Payroll Senior/Assistant Manager to join them on a permanent basis.

Job Description

Reporting directly to Head of services, you will be responsible for the teams workload and timely and accurate processing of varied weekly, bi weekly & monthly payroll.

Responsibilities and requirements

* Team management
* Client Payroll in a bureau
* High volume/multiple payrolls
* 500 clients split across team of 5
* Varying payrolls and frequencies
* Sage 50 experience desirable
* Must be able to hit the ground running Auto enrolment
* RTI Submissions
* Processing statutory payments
* Handling client payroll queries and collaborating with clients
* Year end procedures

Desirable skills and attributes:

* Bureau experience
* Supervisory experience
* Looking for 2 years’ experience minimum
* Pensions & Autoenrolment
* NEST — ideal
* A keen eye for detail
* Strong initiative
* Enjoy working within a team but autonomy to work alone
* Excellent Excel
* Must have exceptional payroll knowledge answering queries


* Flexi time available
* 36 days hol inc bank — pro rata
* Buy and sell hols
* 4% pension
* Life assurance 2 x salary
* Bonus (Targeted)



Personal Details


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