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Payroll / Accounts Officer

Job Description

Brook Street Recruitment is working with our client in Derry/ Londonderry to recruit a new permanent Payroll / Accounts Officer.

This position is within the finance team, comprising of Payroll, General Ledger, Accounts Payable, Account Receivable, and Trade Compliance. You will report to the Finance Manager

The Payroll Officers role will oversee and direct payroll processing and procedures, ensuring compliance with applicable laws.


  • Processing the Bi-Weekly & Monthly payrolls for employees within allocated time frame.
  • Calculation and processing of Overtime and Bonus payments
  • Updating information on the Time & Attendance Management Syste
  • Process New starts, leavers, student loans
  • Administer auto enrolment and pension schemes
  • Liaison with HR function
  • Expense Payments
  • Credit card reconciliatio
  • Prepare and submit HMRC Returns and Payments
  • Keep up to date on HMRC and legislative requirements
  • Assist in maintaining financial information and systems

Essential Criteria:

  • Previous experience of processing payroll
  • Have a knowledge of PAYE, NIC and Government returns
  • Excellent IT Skills, especially in Microsoft Excel and Sage Payroll or similar system
  • General accounts experience
  • Excellent organisational skill
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work to deadlines while maintaining highest standard of work

Desirable Criteria:

  • Graduate of Accounting/Finance or related qualification
  • Experience of ROI Payroll

Company benefits are Life Insurance, 33 holidays (34 after 2 year's service), Health shield Health Cash Plan, Annual Bonus, Private Health-care & Inspire Mental Health support service.

The salary will range from 25-30k, depending on experience.

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