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Assistant Payroll Manager

Payroll Elite Ltd
London, United Kingdom
Competitive Salary
Closing date
May 26, 2024

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Job Role
Accounts Assistant
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client who is based in Central London, is looking to recruit an experienced Assistant Payroll Manager with a minimum of 7 years in Payroll, to work on a hybrid basis, to assist in managing and supervising a payroll team.


Reporting to the Payroll Manager, you will oversee the Payroll team to provide a first class payroll service. You will be responsible for day to day support and supervision of the team along with managing a small portfolio of client payrolls.

  • Assist with supervision of the payroll team, ensuring an accurate quality service is delivered to clients
  • Review of team processing
  • First point of contact for the team’s technical queries
  • Run a small portfolio of clients, including managing new client set-ups
  • Identify areas where improvements can be made and put forward suitable recommendations towards changing the payroll procedure and team’s operation
  • Develop and maintain relationships with internal and key client contacts
  • Assists with monitoring, supervising, and training new and existing team members
  • Weekly meetings with the Payroll Manager, raising any points for discussion or action, service issues and provide solutions to appease situations and clients
  • Support the Payroll Manager on project work
  • Keep up to date with new payroll legislation and compliance, and ensure changes are introduced to team and client payrolls
  • Be a point of contact for the payroll team across the firm in dealing with questions and queries both from clients and internally within the fir

  • You must have a minimum of 7 years experience
  • Experience of Managing multiple payrolls
  • Some knowledge of Paycircle software
  • Must have good applied knowledge of payroll legislations and compliances
  • Proficient at intermediate level or above in Excel
  • Highly organised
  • Experience in leading a team and dealing with related issues
  • Actively seeks to enhance expertise and knowledge through self-development
  • Excellent communication skills across all channels with both clients and across all levels within the firm

  • Minimum of 2 years proven experience at Assistant Payroll Manager level, preferably within practice
  • Working knowledge of auto-enrolment legislations (essential)
  • Ability to calculate PAYE and NIC manually (essential)
  • Experience using Paycircle is desirable but not essential
  • Previous experience with end of year updates submission via HMRC PAYE tools (desirable)
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent, preferably a finance, accounting and/or business related degree (desirable)
  • Working towards CIPP qualification or relevant experience (desirable)
  • Excellent Excel skills

  • Fantastic private medical insurance
  • 24 days annual leave plus bank holidays and 3 additional days over the December holidays
  • 3% Pension contribution
  • Cashback scheme for medical expenses
  • Group Life Insurance
  • Mental and Physical Health Support
  • Regular social events and activities - including pizza, breakfast and/or drinks on the rooftop terrace, office, or local venues
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Season ticket loans
  • Workplace nursery scheme
  • Excellent office space in Fitzrovia

  • 9.30am-5.30pm, Monday to Friday

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