Payroll Officer

  • Job Reference: MS11668
  • Date Posted: 26 April 2018
  • Recruiter: Castlefield Recruitment
  • Location: York, North Yorkshire
  • Salary: £20,000 to £23,000
  • Sector: Commerce and Industry Finance, Payroll, HR and Reward
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Matthew Swindell
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 0113 212 4610

Job Description

Payroll Officer / Payroll Clerk  - York - £20,000 - £23,000


Castlefield Recruitment are currently working with a dynamic York business who have enjoyed a very successful period of growth and expansion. They are looking to identify a high calibre Payroll Officer / Payroll Clerk to join the business, with progression opportunities available with continuous business growth for the right candidate.


The Payroll Officer / Payroll Clerk  position is a key role within the organisation and represents an exceptional career opportunity for a motivated Payroll professional.

Duties for the Payroll Officer / Payroll Clerk position will include;

  • Managing the payroll, pension and other employee benefits effectively
  • Deliver accurate payroll and benefit cost data for management reporting
  • Maintain key relationships with the Finance Department
  • Process SSP, SMP, SPP and SAP
  • Advise staff on pay and benefits, as well as sickness and holidays
  • Assist in payroll year end process
  • Advise on maternity and paternity benefits
  • Oversee company pension and benefits schemes
  • Ensure compliance with HMRC
  • Maintain and process employee information on bespoke payroll software


The successful candidate will be:

  • Experienced payroll professional
  • Systems focussed with the ability to pick up new systems quickly
  • Understanding of auto-enrolment
  • Personable and strong communication skills, with the ability to resolve a range of payroll queries


To apply for the Payroll Officer / Payroll Clerk position please use the link provided, visit the Castlefield website, or contact Matthew Swindell via LinkedIn.