UK Payroll Specialist
Current Vacancies

Paycheck Plus is Ireland’s award-winning payroll outsource provider.  Headquartered in Drogheda, Co Louth, we are enhancing our UK payroll service offering and seeking a Payroll Specialist to head up our UK payroll team based in Manchester, UK.

At Paycheck Plus we believe in offering our global clients a first class service focusing on their specific needs with our specially tailored services and expert knowledge in payroll calculations and employment law.  We are looking for additional expertise from enthusiastic team-players to assist us in our growing business.  

UK Payroll Specialist: CIPP (or equivalent) Accreditation is essential for this UK Payroll Specialist role as is proven experience in a bureau or large volume payroll environment.Answerable to the Directors and Senior Management Team, the ideal candidate will have 4+ years management experience within a Bureau / Shared Service Environment or handling multiple high volume payrolls.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Processing multiple payrolls on behalf of clients accurately, on time and efficiently.
  • Regular auditing of documentation to ensure compliance with regulations.
  • Provide friendly support to clients and their employees for all payroll related matters.
  • Be enthusiastic and passionate about providing clients with the highest level of service.
  • Maintaining and further developing the relationship with the existing customer base throughout Ireland, the UK and internationally.
  • Identifying opportunities and implementing solutions with both the existing and new client set

The Ideal candidates will have the following skills, experience, and qualifications:

  • Proficiency in UK employment law and payroll related tax matters.
  • Proven experience with Star payroll software, HMRC submission, Auto-Enrolment, Payroll Journals, BAC’s etc.
  • Proficient user of Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel & Outlook
  • Time management, administration skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent organisational skills with a commercial focus.
  • Lead and participate in payroll process improvement projects, efficiencies, automation and systems enhancements.
  • Maintenance of effective controls and business continuity plans with sensitivity to data security.
  • Communicate and support cross-functional goals and objectives.
  • Be enthusiastic and passionate about providing clients with the highest level of service.
  • Flexibility to meet changes in working requirements is essential.
  • While some training will be provided, we expect a suitable candidate to be a self-starter.

Location in Northern Ireland to be finalised and consideration will be given to the candidates preferred location.  Some travel may be required to the Head Office.

Compensation and Benefits

  • Attractive salary package based on relevant experience
  • Education Bursary is available to employees on a case by case basis.
  • Additional benefits after one year service include Private Health scheme, Life Assurance.

We are looking for people with proven payroll experience in a high volume, multi payroll or similar environment.  If you are passionate about payroll, take pride in a job well done, and want to be part of a progressive customer focused team, send a cover letter stating why you are suited to the position and your salary expectations with your CV to amccabe@paycheckplus.ie.