Payroll Controller

  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - Payroll
  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
    28 £ - 35 £ / Hour
  • External Reference

Payroll Controller

A fantastic job opportunity has arisen for a Payroll Controller to join one of our largest Local Authority clients in a temporary assignment for 6 months initially (with every possibility of an extension should the successful candidate perform well).

Based in West London, this is a full time role (36 hours per week, Monday to Friday).

Purpose of the role:

Based within the Finance & HR Service Centre and reporting directly to the Payroll Manager, you will be part of a team processing a monthly payroll of approximately 3500 employees using Oracle EBS and provide a professional and efficient service to internal and external customers.

You will be responsible for processing starters, leavers, permanent and temporary changes, overpayments, statutory payments and court orders for a defined group of employees; ensuring remuneration is recorded accurately and in accordance with statutory legislation. The role will also involve the checking of exception reports and daily audit checks. In addition, you will deal with and resolve queries from all levels of employees and information requests from third parties.

The ideal candidate will have comprehensive knowledge of UK payroll legislation, good communication and interpersonal skills to provide excellent customer service, able to quickly absorb and interpret complex information, be flexible in their approach and work under pressure whilst maintaining a high degree of accuracy and meeting tight deadlines. Previous experience of manual calculations is essential as well as working within a high volume payroll department and using computerised payroll systems.

If you have the required experience and skill set apply now for immediate consideration.
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