Payroll Assistant

Historic Royal Palaces is the independent charity that looks after the Tower of London, Hampton Court Palace, Kensington Palace, the Banqueting House, Kew Palace and Hillsborough Castle & Gardens.

Financial Accounting
Hampton Court Palace
Per Annum
Full time - 36 hours per week

We are looking for a Payroll Administrator who will work with our Payroll Manager to provide a professional service to all staff in the areas of payroll, employee benefits and employee taxes, enabling Historic Royal Palaces to have the highest standards of compliance in these areas.

General payroll duties will include calculating and issuing pay, deducting tax and NI, processing holiday, sick and maternity pay and expenses, setting up rotas, plus calculating overtime, shift payments and pay changes.

Closing date Sunday 25th October 2020

The successful candidate will have a positive approach to work, be a great team player and ensure that customer service is always at the forefront of their decision-making process. The ability and desire to ‘get it right first time’ is crucial to this role as is the ability to follow processes and work to deadlines so a systematic and structured approach is essential.

Solid knowledge of MS software packages (Outlook, Word, Excel, Teams) and competence with spreadsheets - ideally V-look Up and Pivot Tables – are required. You will be comfortable working with numbers and be able to apply logic to complex calculations, so some financial knowledge and interest is needed to be successful. Previous experience of payroll systems is essential, with knowledge of iTrent (Midland HR) ideal.

Closing date Sunday 25th October 2020

Historic Royal Palaces is an equal opportunities employer and truly values a diverse workforce.  Applications are welcome from candidates regardless of their background.

This vacancy is closed to applications.