Apply for this job now

Payroll Administrator

Northampton, Northamptonshire
£22,000 to £24,000
Job Type
1 Jan 2022

My client is a large and very successful commercial business based in Northampton.

They have a requirement to strengthen their payroll team by hiring a number of Payroll Administrators on a permanent basis, as soon as possible

Client Details

My client is a large and very successful commercial business that operates within a variety of industries, including Facilities Management, Real estate and property.

They have a large centralised office function based in the Northampton area and are continuing to grow from strength to strength as a company, offering stability, security and long-term career progression

They have a requirement to strengthen their payroll team by hiring into a number of Payroll Administrator positions on a permanent basis.


The Payroll Administrator role includes a variety of duties including:

  • Weekly and monthly payroll preparation for the company workforce
  • Investigating and resolving payroll queries effectively
  • Statutory calculations such as SSP, SMP, SPP etc.
  • P11ds, P45s, P46s
  • Payment runs
  • Maintaining starter and leaver records accurately
  • Communicating with staff relating to payroll queries in a confidential and sensitive manner
  • Ad hoc payroll administration and time sheet processing
  • Working in a fast paced environment to deadlines and targets


The successful candidate for the Payroll Administrator role will ideally possess the following key skills and attributes:

  • A proven track record in payroll preparation and administration
  • Candidates with excellent numeracy skills and finance administration experience will also be considered
  • You must also have excellent communication skills in order to effectively liaise with colleagues and staff, to resolve their payroll queries in an effective, but sensitive manner.
  • Able to work effectively as part of a team
  • Target and deadline orientated, able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Brilliant IT and systems skills, twinned with accuracy and attention to detail when working with high volumes of sensitive payroll information

Job Offer

Excellent career opportunity and stability, competitive salary, car parking, flexibility and hybrid working patterns

Apply for this job now


  • Job Reference: 460884495-2
  • Date Posted: 1 January 2022
  • Recruiter: Page Personnel Finance
    Page Personnel Finance
  • Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire
  • Salary: £22,000 to £24,000
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent