NC Associates

Senior Payroll Clerk/ Team Leadership and Supervision/ CIPP Study Support/ On- Site Parking/ Job Security/ February Interviews and Start Dates

I am looking for a Senior Payroller to join my South Manchester based client on a permanent basis. This role will be ideal for somebody who has experience of processing a high volume payroll (of both temporary and permanent employees), is up to date with all current payroll legislation (and aware of future legislation changes – IR35) and can support a team (identifying training needs and ensuring accuracy of processing)

CIPP qualifications are highly advantageous although not essential.

The role will include, although not be limited to;

  • Overseeing the processing of a high value/ volume payroll for weekly paid workers
  • Identifying training needs within the team and providing necessary training
  • Supporting and overseeing time sheet processing
  • Overseeing and checking of payroll calculations and deductions
  • Creating reports for Payroll Manager
  • Ensuring that the team are up to date with all current and future payroll legislation
  • Processing and overseeing accurate billing for clients
  • Assessing and ensuring accuracy of National Insurance and PAYE on payslips
  • Ensuring multiple payroll deadlines are met
  • Ensuring new starters are added to the payroll system accurately
  • Ensure P45/ P46 information is correctly input
  • Management of any escalated queries


  • Previous experience in a senior payroll position (end to end processing for a high volume payroll)
  • Ability to oversee and lead a large team of payroll processers (leadership experience is highly advantageous)
  • Understanding of all payroll and HMRC legislation
  • Understanding of IR35 changes and legislation
  • CIPP qualifications or a desire to begin study is highly advantageous
  • Excellent communication skills

This role will be training from the office (in a covid compliant environment) and then will offer WFH options around current government guidelines. Applicants must be South Manchester based as ultimately the role will return to being office based (in line with government guidelines)

If you match the profile above and would like further information, please submit your CV for immediate consideration or call Rosie on 07384462669 to discuss.

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