Payroll Accountant - 4 days for week - using Sage Payroll

Job Title: Payroll Accountant - 4 days for week - using Sage Payroll
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: South West London
Salary: £13.50-£20.00 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
REF: Payroll-Accountant
Contact Name: Sean Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 3 years ago

Job Description

Established, stable and highly sought hospitality company have an immediate requirement for a Payroll accountant or payroll officer using Sage Payroll to join their finance department working 4 days a week. The company has a professional yet laid back working culture. They offer a fantastic working environment, amazing benefits including pension, bonuses and career progression. This role is initially for 3 to 6 months.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Sole responsibility for managing and running monthly payrolls efficiently and accurately using Sage Payroll
  • Correctly calculate bonuses
  • Send RTI (Real Time Information) to HMRC on monthly basis
  • Ensure payment of taxes to HMRC is accurate and timely
  • Deal with general employee tax and payroll queries
  • Reconcile monthly & year-end reports
  • Produce employee & business year-end documentation (P11d, P60s)
  • Process auto enrolment pension reports for pension provider
  • Ensure contribution payments to pension providers are accurate and timely
  • Process and deduct employee contributions from private healthcare scheme and other benefits
  • Management of employee season ticket travel loans / cash advances/cycling to work scheme
  • Manage childcare voucher process
  • Produce headcount and employee reports

Preferred Skills:

  • Previous experience managing the full payroll cycle for a medium to large business
  • Sage Payroll experience beneficial
  • Good PC skills, excel proficiency essential
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong organisation and time management skills
  • Ability to work on their own

Personal Attributes:

Flexible and adaptable to changing working requirements

Ability to work independently or as part of a team

Hourly rate £13.50 p/h to £20.00 p/h