Payroll Assistant Job | HT14170 - Howett Thorpe

Payroll Assistant
Godalming, Surrey

Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 per annum

Benefits: Good benefits package
Reference number HT14170
Added on Oct 06, 2017

About The Role

This position will be reporting in to the Accountant where you will be responsible for providing support with the payroll process, entering on starters and leavers on to the payroll system and offering support with running the various payrolls for the organisation.  You will be dealing extensively with employees over the telephone, answering and resolving payroll queries.  This is an exciting position for someone that is looking to commence their career within payroll.

About You

You will have some basic payroll or finance experience.  It is essential that you have fast and accurate data entry speed, ideally within a payroll capacity, a confident and personable disposition as you will be dealing extensively with payroll queries over the telephone and strong attention to detail.

Things you should know

Due to the rural location of this company, you will need your own transport.

Commutable from: Aldershot, Ascot, Bagshot, Bracknell, Camberley, Farnborough, Farnham, Fleet, Frimley, Godalming, Guildford, Hook, Lightwater, Reading, Redhill, Reigate, Slough, Windlesham, Windsor, Wokingham and Yateley.


Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.

Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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