Payroll Manager

Job Ref: 
HSX1901-7
Location: 
Chester
Salary: 
£20,000 - £25,000 (negotiable)
Type: 
Permanent

A reputable firm of chartered accountants are currently looking to appoint an experienced Payroll Manager to their thriving team based in Chester city centre. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the function of the payroll bureau, along with managing 4 members of staff.

This is an excellent opportunity for you to join a high-performing and dynamic team. In return for your hard work, you will receive a competitive salary and benefits package with a holiday entitlement of up to 25 days after a period of service.

The Payroll Manager will be responsible for:

  • Managing a team of 4 payroll bureau staff
  • Hands-on and overall management of over 350 client payrolls for between 2-80 employees - mostly monthly and some weekly
  • Liaising with clients regarding new starters, leavers and payroll amendments
  • Working with a variety of spreadsheets
  • Processing both BACS payments and analysis for clients
  • Producing payslips
  • Using a variety of payroll systems - mainly Superpay plus SAGE, TAS and IRIS

Essential Requirements are:

  • Previous payroll bureau practice experience
  • Working knowledge of operating a variety of payroll systems on behalf of clients
  • Previous daily liaison with clients
  • Previous staff management experience and an excellent team player
  • Highly organised, accurate and used to working to and meeting deadlines without fuss
  • Professional with a friendly nature
  • Excellent customer service

If this role is of interest, please apply using the link below. If it's not be the right fit for you but you know someone who would be ideal for it, make sure you recommend them to us and if we place them you will earn high street vouchers up to the value of £250!


The above vacancy is only one of many that we are handling.  Marshall Moore Practice division specialises in recruiting all types of practice vacancies for both temporary and permanent assignments including:

  • Audit Senior/Accounts Senior/Tax Senior and Semi-Senior
  • Audit Manager
  • Corporate Finance Specialist
  • Transactional Service Analyst
  • Partner and Practice Manager

Marshall Moore is a leading specialist recruitment consultancy. If you would like a confidential discussion about your requirements, please don’t hesitate to call Marshall Moore at our Liverpool office. Alternatively submit your CV for immediate consideration and you will be contacted by one of our specialist consultants.

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