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Payroll Accountant

Location County Armagh, Northern Ireland
Sector
Job Type Permanent
Salary £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Published 3 months ago
Contact Justin Friend
Job Ref JF201_1496325689

Job Description

PAYROLL ACCOUNTANT

Grafton is working with a global leader in search for a Qualified Accountant with strong experience of Payroll Accounting. The successful candidate will be responsible for the audit of payroll reports, posting payroll related costs to the accounting system, completing payroll reconciliations and the Profit & Loss review of payroll related costs.

Main Duties:

  • Prepare payroll nominal journals and accrual journals for posting to the accounting system on a monthly basis, with support for all journal entries made
  • Prepare reconciliation of general ledger accounts
  • Provide audit support specific to payroll
  • Processing company share schemes via payroll
  • Assisting with ExPatriate programmes
  • Reconcile and complete year-end returns and submit to HMRC
  • Deal with correspondence from HMRC
  • From time to time, you will be required to undertake other responsibilities / activities of a similar nature that fall within your capabilities, including assisting other teams in busy periods

Key Skills:

  • Prior experience within a payroll processing & payroll accounting position
  • Experience in accounting and financial systems - knowledge of ERP systems an advantage
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite
  • Working knowledge of Payroll Packages
  • Qualified Accountant
  • Previous experience within a Shared Service environment would be a distinct advantage