Payroll Officer

Job Overview

  • Job Title: Payroll Officer
  • Location: Hull
  • Date Posted: Posted
  • Closing Date: 22 August, 2021
  • Salary: £24,000 - £28,000
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Divison: Payroll Officer
  • Job Reference: GWJUN1

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A Payroll Officer is currently required to join a local well-established organisation who work closely with many local people and organisations to provide a quality service in the local community. Our client is currently seeking a Payroll Officer to join the team as soon as possible. The ideal Payroll Officer will have knowledge and experience of a busy payroll environment and be keen to develop their skills and knowledge.

As the Payroll Officer you will report directly to the Finance Manager who works closely with the senior Management team. You will work closely with all departments within the organisation and must be confident at dealing with complex payroll.


As the Payroll Officer you will be responsible for:

  • Management of a complex monthly payroll for multiple companies for over 400 staff
  • Preparation and submission of real time information to HMRC
  • Start to finish complex payroll including zero hours contracts and salaried employees
  • Processing monthly employee expenses
  • Dealing with employee pay queries
  • Producing & submitting of payroll files to the bank in a timely & efficient manner
  • Administration & knowledge of the Auto Enrolment Pension Scheme
  • Shared maintenance (with HR) of employee files & sickness records
  • Supply information to support HR
  • Effectively deal with an annual payroll audit
  • Ensure all data and records are maintained in accordance with GDPR


  • Strong Sage Payroll and excel experience
  • Accurate with an ability to prioritise/multitask
  • Strong communication skills
  • At least 2 years working within a payroll position
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Have good attention to detail and confidence to present details to management team
  • Experience working within a small finance team
  • Be commercially driven and aware, dynamic, forward-thinking, and aware of other departments within the business

This is a great opportunity for a confident and organised individual who has a number of years’ experience within payroll and is seeking a challenge.

Please apply by following the directions on the website, alternatively for more information and a full outline of the role, call Georgia Would on 01482 975960


EK Financial Recruitment recruit for Finance roles at all levels throughout the region. If this role is not suitable for you, we would be happy to have an informal chat regarding any future opportunities.

All direct and third-party applications will be forwarded to Emmerson Kitney Financial Recruitment.

Emmerson Kitney Financial Recruitment is committed to a policy of equal opportunities in relation to job applications. A copy of our Policy is available upon request.

Emmerson Kitney Financial Recruitment is acting in the capacity of an Employment Agency for permanent appointments and an Employment Business for temporary assignments.

For more information contact us on 01482 975960

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