Payroll Officer
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 03/08/2020

Job Description

Ref ID:  06470-0011495976


Robert Half are supporting an asset management company based in Edinburgh with the recruitment of a newly created Payroll Officer role on a permanent basis. We are looking for an experienced payrroller who is looking for a fresh new challenge in an established organisation. This role will involve ownership over the payroll function, you will work closely with the senior managers and will be tasked with building strong relationships to ensure delivery of timely and accurate payroll services.


  • Ensuring the timely and accurate delivery of the monthly and quarterly payroll for a large number of employees
  • Generating and distributing P45s and P60s
  • Be responsible for all specialise queries relating to pensions and payroll, e.g. Auto-enrolment, PAYE, NICs, P11Ds etc
  • Liaising with Senior Leadership Team continuously in regards to payroll queries, issues and deadlines and keep them the team updated with new developments in payroll
  • Completing year end payroll reconciliations
  • Pension submissions and auto-enrolment
  • Payslip calculations
  • Resolving payroll queries
  • Assist in the streamlining of all associated payroll processes
  • Supporting the wider accounting department


  • At least 3 years experience in a busy payroll function
  • Strong knowledge of various payroll systems
  • Excellent communication skills and problem solving skills
  • You will hold yourself to a high standard and quality of work

Salary and Benefits
  • £28,000 - £33,000 per annum
  • Generous annual leave and flexible working
  • Opportunity to undertake new training and qualifications

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