Finance Assistant - Payroll, Public Sector, Armagh,
Your new company
This well established and well known public sector organisation is now looking for an Finance Assistant for an initial 6 month contract. You will support the Finance Department in a varied role including payroll.
Your new role
The post holder will be required to maintain a continuous efficient and effective finance service. This post holder will be required to assist in the maintenance of all finance systems however their main duties will focus on core payroll.
You will be responsible for processing of monthly payroll, including correct calculation of sickness benefit, pension, tax, AVC's, SMP, SSP etc. Maintenance of sickness records and responsible for checking information from officers, correct input and calculation of overtime, bonus and other non standard payments.
You will also be accountable for reconciliation of monthly gross cost and preparation of control accounts and other relevant duties within the department.
What you'll need to succeed
Ideally you will have previous experience in a similar role and at least 2 years' relevant experience in all of the following; Payroll; Automatic Enrolment; Pensions; HMRC Regulations; Computerised payroll system. Applicants must have awareness of the technical aspects of payroll administration, best practice and legislation;
Ability to work as part of a team and well-developed customer service skills with the ability to build relationships with officers at all levels. High degree of self-motivation and initiative and competent in the use of Microsoft Office packages.
What you'll get in return
37 hours per week, Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm, plus additional hours as required. A flexible working hour's scheme is in operation. 31 days Holidays, Onsite parking, possible working from home.
What you need to do now
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