Posted 1 year ago

£23,000 to £25,000


Due to continued growth, our client, a large firm of Chartered Accountants based in Manchester City Centre have a new requirement for an experienced Payroll and Accounts Administrator to join their team on a full-time, permanent basis.

Working as part of a team, you will manage a portfolio of clients and be responsible for the timely and accurate processing of payroll and bookkeeping.




  • Setting up new starters and processing leavers
  • Ensuring employee information is kept up to day and accurate
  • Calculating statutory payments and deductions manually for queries
  • Acting as first line support for any payroll related qureries
  • Reconciliation, maintenance and uploading pension scheme information
  • Issuing of payslips


  • Completing reconciliations and adjustments to produce accurate information
  • Preparing and submitting VAT returns under various VAT schemes and advising clients of the liabilities
  • Posting and scanning invoices
  • Completing accounts to trial balance
  • Other ad hoc duties as required


Experience Required

  • Previous experience processing payroll
  • Experience preparing accounts to trial balance
  • A background within practice/bureau is beneficial but not essential
  • Strong knowledge of current payroll legislation
  • High level of accuracy
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Previous use of Sage and Xero is beneficial


Employee Benefits

  • Flexible working hours
  • Continued working from home (3 days office based)
  • 23 days holiday, increasing with service
  • Enhanced employer pension contribution
  • Salary Sacrifice

Job Features

Job CategoryPayroll

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