Payroll Officer - High Growth Business - East Leeds

Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 pa
Reference: SAC / 15290
Type: Permanent
Sector: Accountancy Support, Accountancy & Finance
Deadline: 20/12/2021

The company

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a high growth, forward thinking industry leader that has experienced unprecedented expansion over the last 12 months!

With brand new offices based in East Leeds, this company are now hiring a standalone Payroll Officer to take end to end responsibility for their monthly payroll processing (500 staff). The role will be based in office 3 days a week, with the option to work from home 2 days!

Working on Sage 50, the role is responsible for end to end, high volume monthly payroll, reporting directly to the Financial Controller. 

The job

 The role of Payroll Assistant will include the following key duties

  • Produce an accurate payroll in line with company requirements (500 staff, monthly payroll)
  • Maintain up to date payroll records in both payroll & time & attendance system
  • Set up and process new starters and leavers, issuing of P45
  • Responsible for any amendments in a timely manner, change of rates/locations
  • Continually review processes and develop the payroll function to ensure meets current legislation, business needs and delivers an effective payroll service
  • Respond and resolve payroll queries promptly
  • Liaison with third party agencies i.e. HMRC, NEST, Attachment of Earnings
  • All HMRC processes including RTI, FPS
  • Ad hoc reporting as required
  • Month end and End of Year processing of P60

The person

 The successful candidate will:

  • Have previous experience of Sage Line 50 - Essential
  • Have previous experience of end to end high volume payroll processing - Essential
  • Have a good knowledge of MS Excel - Essential
  • Have excellent communication skills and enjoy working in a fast paced and busy team - Essential

The benefits

  • Hybrid working
  • Free on site parking
  • 25 days holidays plus bank holidays
  • Contributory pension
  • Staff discounts including gym memberships
  • Healthcare scheme


Sara Clark
Office Managing Partner – Leeds
Brewster Partners Recruitment Group


To apply for this job, please send your CV to the email above or to quoting "Vacancy: Payroll Officer - High Growth Business - East Leeds, Reference: SAC / 15290". Thank you for your interest.