Senior Payroll Specialist

Bond Search and Selection are working with our client who is seeking to add a Senior Payroll Specialist to their finance team.

This is a fantastic opportunity to add the experience of working with a Global organisation who are rapidly expanding their operations in N Ireland to your CV.

The successful applicant will be responsible for the processing of the weekly, fortnightly and monthly payroll across a number of locations and posting of payroll related costs to the accounting system. You will be able to demonstrate problem solving and resolution skills and a focus on continuous process improvement.

Key responsibilities:

  • Processing payroll from the point of receiving payroll data to final payroll payment.
  • Compile appropriate supporting documents for all payroll transactions.
  • Experience processing company share schemes.
  • Ensure all third party payroll payments are made on time.
  • Deal with correspondence from HMRC.
  • Prepare and upload payroll nominal journals for posting to the accounting systems Oracle/SAP/Sage on a monthly basis, with support for all journal entries made.
  • Prepare and upload payroll related accrual journals for posting to the accounting systems on a monthly basis.
  • Prepare reconciliation of all payroll control accounts.
  • Provide explanation of monthly movement in payroll control accounts.
  • Provide both Internal & External audit support specific to payroll.
  • Reconcile and complete year-end returns and submit to HMRC.
  • From time to time, you will be required to undertake other responsibilities / activities of a similar nature that fall within your capabilities, including assisting other teams in busy periods.

Essential criteria:

  • Experience within a payroll position processing multiple payrolls.
  • Ideally applicants should be Part Qualified Accountant or Qualified Accounting Technician.
  • Working knowledge of ADP Freedom or similar payroll package.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite.

Applicants with exposure to SAP/Oracale/Sage or Fourthshift and those that have worked in a shared service centre will be at an advantage.

The role is based in Lurgan and a salary of £25k-£28k with other benefits is on offer.

Please use the link to apply or contact Robbie Jess at Bond for more information.

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02890 339968
Craigavon - Lurgan BT66

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