Payroll Trainee

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1285766437-2
  • Date Posted: 3 April 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: CMA Recruitment Group
  • Location: Newbury, Berkshire
  • Apprentice Pay: £23,000 to £25,000
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Accounting, Accountancy
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent

About this Apprenticeship

CMA are delighted to be working with a growing organisation based in Newbury, Berkshire who have a fantastic opportunity to join their Payroll on a trainee basis to kickstart your career in Payroll. You will be assisting in the monthly running of the payroll for just under 1,850 employees whilst learning within a supportive team

What will the Payroll Trainee role involve?

  • Assisting the payroll team with data entry
  • Helping to collate information and distribute reports to managers and other third parties.
  • Supporting with payroll queries and the payroll mailbox
  • Maintaining accurate payroll records
  • Pension administration and queries
  • Gathering and sharing data for internal and external auditors
  • Providing general office administration duties to ensure that the payroll operations are ran smoothly.

Moving on to

  • Processing monthly payroll function (end-to-end) in an accurate and timely manner ensuring all deadlines are adhered to.
  • Responsible for ensuring all payroll actions are compliant and delivered in accordance with relevant legislation and contractual obligations.
  • Provide advice to employees and managers with regards to payroll queries and company policies.
  • Support the Finance Team with payroll reporting requirements.
  • Calculating benefits and producing P11d s & PSAs and submitting to HMRC
  • Dealing with all Auto Enrolment enquiries / setting up Auto Enrolment pension schemes
  • Performing manual calculations

Suitable Candidate for the Payroll Trainee vacancy:

  • Strong communication skills for effective interaction with employees and managers
  • Ability to work within set deadlines.
  • Ensuring attention to detail and a high level of accuracy
  • Be part of a friendly, supportive, and inclusive team

Additional benefits and information for the role of Payroll Trainee :

  • A Salary range up to £25,000
  • Free onsite parking
  • Study support after an initial probationary period
  • 25 days holiday
  • Profit bonus scheme

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