Payroll Officer Job | HT13894 - Howett Thorpe

Payroll Officer
Basingstoke, Hampshire

Salary: £27,000 to £32,000 per annum

Benefits: On-site parking
Reference number HT13894
Added on Jul 03, 2017

About The Role

This position will look after the integrity of the Payroll function and be the first point of contact for any queries. Tasks will include:

  • Processing weekly, monthly and casual payroll of circa 1000 employees (looking to increase)
  • Maintain payroll information and changes
  • Compile Payroll reports for procedural and managerial purposes both monthly and annually
  • Processing P11d’s, P60’s, PAYE and NI returns
  • Ensure pension and HMRC legislations are met
  • Assist the Financial Controller with ad-hoc projects and provide expenses cover where required

About Our Client

This multi-site organisation plans ambitious growth, as such, this is an exciting time to join and a great opportunity to develop within this role.

About You

You will need to hold extensive multiple payroll experience and have strong working knowledge of HMRC legislations and payroll regulations. The holder of this role would need to be organised, able to work to tight deadlines and on their own initiative whilst holding a strong team player ethic. Experience of Sage would be preferable.

Things you should know

This is a full-time role position. The business is able to offer a very friendly, pleasant environment with onsite parking and within close proximity of local amenities.

Commutable from: Aldershot, Alton, Andover, Ascot, Bagshot, Basingstoke, Bordon, Bournemouth, Bracknell, Camberley, Farnborough, Farnham, Fleet, Frimley, Guildford, Hook, London, Petersfield, Portsmouth, Reading, Southampton, 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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