Trainee Payroll Assistant

  • Job Reference: 74916332-2
  • Date Posted: 9 November 2018
  • Recruiter: RG Consultancy Ltd
  • Location: Helsby, Cheshire
  • Salary: £20,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: 00
  • Sector: Accounting

Job Description

Trainee Payroll Assistant

Full time, 40 hours per week

£17,000 to £19,000, depending on experience


We require a Trainee Payroll Assistant to assist with the following duties in a busy payroll and finance department. Payroll experience is not required as full training will be given. The successful candidate would need to demonstrate good numeracy skills.


Collation of data and processing of monthly payrolls, to include sickness, absence, bonus/overtime payments.

Recording payroll data.

Processing starters and leavers.

Responding to queries from staff/management.

Other ad-hoc duties.

Qualifications and Skills Required

Minimum of 5 GCSE Grades C or 4 or above including Maths and English

Knowledge of computerised systems and experience of an office environment would be an advantage

Good communication and organisational skills

Ability to analyse and interpret

Team player

Can show initiative

Self motivated