Payroll and Finance Clerk

  • Location
    Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
  • Category
    Accountancy (Qualified) - Accountancy Practice
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 32000 - £ 33000 / Year
  • OrganizationType

We are recruiting for an experienced Payroll and Finance person ideally with practice experience and qualified to work in Melton Mowbray in a small team where you will be supported

Job Summary: We are seeking a meticulous and experienced Payroll and Finance person to join our dynamic team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for managing all aspects of payroll processing and assisting with accounting tasks. This role demands a high level of accuracy, confidentiality, and the ability to meet tight deadlines.

Key Responsibilities:

Payroll and Finance person:

  • Process bi-weekly or monthly payrolls accurately and on time.

  • Maintain payroll records and employee information, ensuring all data is current and accurate.

  • Handle payroll-related queries and resolve discrepancies promptly.

  • Ensure compliance with payroll laws and regulations.

  • Calculate and process payroll deductions, including taxes, benefits, and other deductions.

  • Prepare and distribute year-end tax documents.

Accounting Support:

  • Prepare draft accounts

  • Review VAT returns

  • Support month-end and year-end close processes.


  • AAT or ACCA, Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field preferred.

  • Proven experience as a Payroll Administrator, Payroll Clerk, or similar role.

  • Strong understanding of payroll and accounting principles and practices.

  • Proficiency in payroll software and accounting software.

  • Excellent numerical skills and attention to detail.

  • Strong organisational and time-management skills.

  • Ability to handle sensitive information with confidentiality.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Benefits once successful as the Payroll and Finance person

  • Company pension

  • Flexitime

  • Free parking

  • On-site parking

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