Payroll Assistant

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 678773975-2
  • Date Posted: 5 August 2022
  • Apprentice Employer: Anonymous
  • Location: Barnet, Hertfordshire
  • Apprentice Pay: £18,000 to £22,000
  • Apprenticeship Sector: HR and Recruitment
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent

About this Apprenticeship

A successful firm of accountants in High Barnet, Hertfordshire is looking to recruit a Payroll Assistant as part of a very friendly and supportive payroll team of 3.

Ideal role for a hungry and motivated school leaver set on a career in payroll.

No previous payroll knowledge necessarily required or expected but the successful candidate would have the following attributes:

- Excellent communication skills

- Good numeracy skills

- Good IT skills

- Strong academic record with at least a B in GCSE Maths & English.

The practice has approximately 200 payrolls, which include weekly, fortnightly, 4 weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual.

Full on the job training will be provided to include:

  • Preparation and submission of payrolls at varied frequencies and sizes, from start to finish
  • Pensions auto-enrolment administration, including submission to pension providers etc.
  • Calculation of Statutory Payments, Apprenticeship Levy, Employment Allowance, NMW etc.
  • Answering payroll queries

Benefits include:

- Competitive salary

- Flexible working

- Private healthcare insurance after 1 years' service