Payroll Controller


MA / PC 857036


Finance & Accountancy, Payroll


£30,000 Per Annum


+ Excellent Bens work from Home 3 days


Hammersmith, London

Contract Type:


We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the Accountancy sector. We have an excellent opportunity for a Payroll Controller to work for a global hotel group, based in Hammersmith London.

Hybrid: 3 days from home 2 days from London Office

As part of the Payroll and Benefits team you will be part of a team of 5 people. The successful candidate will be expected to fulfil the role as a team member assisting in the production of the UK payrolls for 3000 employees. The role is a key supporting function to the Payroll Team Leader, Benefits Controller and Payroll and Benefits Manager.

Payroll Controller’s Core Duties

  • Inputting of starters, leavers, transfers and salary updates
  • Importing of monthly timesheets
  • Updating of employee’s personnel information
  • Distributing hotels P45’s
  • Raising manual payments of employee wages or advances
  • Ensuring accurate payroll records are always maintained
  • Processing HMRC, Department of working Pension, Council and Child Maintenance deduction of earnings orders.
  • Dealing with all statutory payments (SSP, SMP, SAP, SPP, and SHPL)
  • Producing and preparing monthly court order payments for the Treasury Department to pay over
  • Dealing with HMRC PAYE & NI enquires and other ad-hoc third-party enquiries.

Payroll Controller’s Skills Required

  • Ideally have a Certificate or Diploma in Payroll with CIPP or Payroll Alliance
  • 3 years’ experience carrying out large volume payroll
  • Ideally with knowledge of ADP Freedom
  • Strong up to date knowledge of current HMRC and Payroll legislation
  • Advanced Excel Skills
  • Proven experience in the payroll area, ideally with knowledge of ADP Freedom
  • An understanding of current payroll legislation and statutory requirements
  • Good organisation skills
  • Willing to take on new challenges and learn new skills
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Good communication and interpersonal relationships skills
  • Computer literate in MS Office Windows 2016 or 10

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