Payroll Officer -Southampton

Job Reference – 468

  • Hours: Up to full time (37.5) – flexible working will be considered
  • Salary: Band G, Levels 1-4: £22,617 – £26,774 per annum
  • Closing date: 23rd September 2018
  • Interview dates: W/C 24thSeptember 2018

Are you a fun and vibrant character with the ability to be resilient when faced with a challenge?

Do you want to work for an organisation that was voted the 3rd best not-for-profit organisation in the UK by the Sunday Times?!

Have you got experience in running Payroll and also supervisory experience?!

If you have answered yes to all three questions, this is the perfect opportunity for you.

About the Role

We are looking for an experienced, reliable Payroll Officer to join our well respected HR team. As a Payroll Officer, you will be responsible for accurately running the monthly payroll, whilst meeting company deadlines for approximately 300 staff.
The successful candidate will be required to resolve day to day pay related queries, carry out pension administration tasks, and check and approve various pay related calculations.
The Payroll Officer will be responsible for three employees and will be required to carry out supervision and support as and when necessary.

What we want from you

We are looking for someone who has proven experience of running payroll and operating payroll software. It is essential that candidates have proven knowledge of HMRC processes and have great attention to detail and a solid grasp of mathematics, with excellent interpersonal and communication skills; verbal, non-verbal and written. Applicants will be required to demonstrate experience of pension administration, including auto-enrolment.
All candidates must have a full driving license and have access to use of a car.

Why work for Fair Ways?

At Fair Ways we aim to make a difference through passionate care, support and education. We have worked hard to create a culture where we say what we say we will do, when we said we would do it; we are inclusive, open minded and treat each other with respect; we focus on learning, not blaming; and we are open, honest and have integrity.

As well as having this commitment, we also offer the following company benefits:

  • We provide in house Induction training prior to starting in your role. Our training department also offers a wide range of accredited courses
  • Offer access to legal, financial and personal advice.
  • After a year’s employment, staff can benefit from a health scheme including discounts for restaurants, optical/dental discount and childcare vouchers.
  • Offer discounted gym memberships.

Working for Fair Ways will provide you with an opportunity to seek discount on products and local services and well as auto-enrolment into our Pension scheme.

Next Step

This may be a total change of career for you but don’t let that put you off if it is something you would like to explore. We encourage a diverse workforce and welcome applications from all communities.

Download the Job Description and an Application Form here or please phone Head Office (02380 230400)

and ask for the Recruitment Team or email