Payroll Assistant - Head Office

Payroll Assistant - Head Office
Full time

Salutem Senior Living are looking for a Payroll Assistant to join the company at a period of rapid growth for the organisation. The role will be a hybrid role based from home and working in our Head Office once a week, based in East Croydon. It’s an exciting opportunity to join the organisation during its expansion plans.

Successful candidate must be able to complete a 2 week induction based in Colchester, travel and stay will be provided by the company during the duration of the induction.

About You:

  • Experience within a similar position
  • Previous experience within care homes sector would be advantageous
  • Expertise in end-to-end payroll process
  • Understanding of timekeeping regulations and processes
  • Ability to work within a face paced environment
  • Excellent time- keeping
  • Attention to detail
  • Good sense of urgency and responsiveness to situations
  • Microsoft Excel advanced

What we can offer:

  • Full time, 40 hour contract per week
  • Temporary position that may become permanent
  • Pay rate: £25,000 – £28,000 per annum (Based on experience)
  • Hybrid working
  • 28 Days Annual Leave including bank holidays
  • On-going support with Training and Development

What does the job role involve?

  • Processing of multiple payrolls (in house and external)
  • Ensure an accurate and timely payroll, including but not limited to: basic pay, payroll taxes, statutory and supplemental benefits, etc
  • Own month-end close, quarter-end and year-end processes including reviewing/approving journal entries, account reconciliations and accruals
  • Ensure all payroll regulatory filings are completed timely and accurately
  • Proactively prepare relevant management reports, metrics and statistics as needed
  • Ensure processes and procedures follow current regulations
  • Respond and resolve queries relating to payroll
  • Calculate wages and deductions
  • Understand tax coding and tax code downloads
  • Liaise with HMRC
  • Submit pension data to the relevant pension providers on a monthly basis
  • P11D processing
  • Ad-hoc duties

Why join us?

We are looking for a hardworking and ambitious candidate, if you have the experience we are looking for then we would love to hear from you. 


For more information or to apply, please complete the form below. We will look forward in hearing from you.