Senior Payroll Administrator

Reference: VAC-1710
Sector(s): Payroll
Salary: £ 25,000 Per Annum
Town/City: Bedford
Contract Type: Contract

Senior Payroll Administrator 
12 Month Fixed Term Contract
Up to £25,000 + benefits 
Bedford

Our Client, a global organisation within the technology and consultancy sector is currently seeking a Senior Payroll Administrator to join their dynamic team on a full time, contract basis in Bedford. The suitable candidate will be responsible for managing escalated Payroll requests and enquiries requiring a significant level of subject matter expertise in an efficient and effective way, in line with the agreed service levels.  

Duties and Responsibilities include:
•Acting as the first point of contact, handling and tracking incoming calls, e-mails, faxes and tickets
•Categorising and prioritising Payroll queries, requests and issues; responding to information or enquiry requests
•Providing support on Payroll Applications and System Changes
•Participating in functional analysis
•Producing regular and on-demand payroll reports and statistical information 
•Undertaking Personnel Administration data validation and monitoring the payroll process
•Running Time Data Evaluation and corrects/reports errors
•Processing Bank Files
•Tax reporting
•Ensuring SAP Payroll Calendar implementation 
•Reconciliations and legislative reporting 
•Monitoring interfaces
•Identifying and communicating systems errors

Skills and experience:
•Proven in depth knowledge of processes, policies and regulations within the area of Payroll and Benefits Administration
•Knowledge of Service Centre processes, policies and procedures ideal (e.g. escalation procedures, service level agreements, client service standards)
•Knowledge of MS Office, SAP HR, HR IS/IT systems and SC technology (tools for documentation/tracking, service delivery channels etc.)
•HR expertise (Personnel Administration/Payroll) ideal
•Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
•Excellent communication skills
•Strong organisational and time management skills
•Good teamwork skills
•Able to work well under pressure

This is an exciting opportunity to join an interactive and dynamic team within a market leading, global organisation working Monday-Friday. Our client offer competitive benefits, modern and open plan working environments and structured training to support personal development. If you feel this could the right opportunity for you, email your CV to us directly, or call for more information.