Payroll Technician

  • Location
    Exeter, Devon
  • Salary
    £10.95/Hourly
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Public Sector
  • External Reference
    JN-022021-165087

Payroll Technician - 6 month temporary contract.


An experienced payroll clerk is required to join a large public sector organisation in Exeter on a busy 6 month contract. Working 37 hours/week, we are seeking an accurate and reliable individual with previous payroll processing experience.


The role will include handling a range of payroll and pension functions, specifically providing a payroll service which is accurate and achieved to challenging deadlines.


Excellent interpersonal skills required to liaise with stakeholders on all pay matters.


Duties will include:




  • Interpret data from different providers and perform calculations, coding and input of payroll information, including, for example, permanent and temporary deductions, sickness, maternity, student loans, tax code changes, payment of arrears. Update payroll system accordingly.




  • Deal with all payroll queries from members of staff including those relating to tax, National Insurance and entry level pension queries.



  • Deal with external requests for payroll information such as mortgage requests, CSA queries


  • Deal with internal requests to advise on any potential overpayment given a late notice of a change of circumstances and to provide statements of potential earnings to be used in respect of legal cases.




  • Administer systems for time recording to ensure that payments outside of stated timescales are paid or recovered as required.




  • Administer the salary sacrifice schemes - for example childcare vouchers and cycle to work.



  • Administer police and police staff retirements and resignations and notify pension service providers of relevant material changes, calculations and a statement of particulars


  • Perform routine 'audit' type checks as necessary on self-service claims, liaising with staff as necessary in the event of errors




If you have payroll experience and want to join a stable and well respected public sector body, then apply now!


The successful applicant will be subject to stringent referencing and vetting procedures prior to commencing work.


Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Patricia Vernon