Payroll Specialist


£40,000 - £43- 000



Payroll Specialist job description

Collect information on working hours of each employee
Determine the right payroll amount by calculating overtime, bonuses etc.
Prepare payroll payments and ensure payroll funding is in place
Ask for confirmation of suggested payments from senior management
Handle and process and execute payments and paychecks
Prepare and process statements of payment
Prepare and execute taxes and payment of employee benefits
Answer employees' questions about payroll
Compile key operational payroll metrics & dashboards
Prepare periodic payroll reconciliation and submit reports to the payroll manager for review
Payroll Specialist job description: Job requirements and qualifications

Payroll Specialist job description should contain the following requirements and qualifications:

Previous working experience as a Payroll Specialist for (3) year(s)
BSc/BA in accounting/business or similar relevant field
In-depth knowledge of general accounting principles and payroll best practices
Hands on experience with relevant software (e.g. Kronos, Payforce) and databases
Great attention to detail and confidentiality
Computer savvy with working knowledge of relevant software (e.g. Payforce)
Exquisite math and numerical skills
Outstanding organizational and time management skills
Excellent communication abilities
Aptitude in problem-solving