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Payroll Assistant

Permanent  for Bishopsgate in Hooking Green, Harrow

The CompanyBishopsgate specialise in the processing of payments to self-employed operatives and short term contract employees within multiple industry sectors. Bishopsgate is a UK based company managed by Directors with more than 30 years of experience in accounting and tax planning across a wide range of industrial sectors.

Bishopsgate offer a comprehensive range of payment methods to suit a multitude of contract requirements. Two of our stand-out methods are Bishopsgate Construction and Bishopsgate Umbrella.

Bishopsgate Construction offers government approved strategies to help companies, contractors and subcontractors within the Construction industry become more efficient, more compliant and more profitable.

Bishopsgate Umbrella offers a fully compliant and tax efficient alternative to traditional PAYE, helping companies greatly reduce their payroll costs, covering the administration burden and increasing employees take home pay.

All our payment methods offer easy to use service to our clients; freeing up your time to concentrate on your core duties and growing your business.

All Bishopsgate payment methods offer a safe service; We are experts in our field with fully compliant processes and systems, under constant review to ensure future compliance.


Main performance elements to the role:

 i) Weekly timesheet processing for over 500 employees

ii) Processing new starters


Weekly timesheet processing for over 500 employees.Hourly reconciliations to identify operatives not processedProcessing new starter and holiday forms weeklyBeing responsible for weekly/monthly payroll processing including statutory payments and completing Year End procedures for allocated payrolls.Processing occupational and statutory sickness, maternity and paternity leave and administering pension schemesProcessing in line with HMRC regulations, PAYE and NI deductions.Accurately maintaining the HR system, including leavers and starters.Effectively resolving enquiries from clients, either face to face, by telephone, written or electronic communication.


·Accurate processing of weekly timesheets and new starters

·Maintaining the HR system and keeping it up to date with new starter information

Essential Requirements 

·Good knowledge of Excel

·Attention to detail

·Ability to process accurate, high quality work under process

Desirable Requirements 

·Payroll qualification

·The ability to communicate clearly both verbally and in writing

·A high level of computer literacy with good keyboard skills

·Knowledge of weekly payroll processing and year end payroll processing

Job added on 17-11-2014