Payroll and Pensions Accountant - Rutland

Location Uppingham
Discipline: Ex Forces / Military, Accountancy & Finance, Blue Light Recruitment
Job type: Permanent - Full Time
Salary: £36k to £40k - 35 hours per week with an exceptional benefits package including 30 days holiday + public holidays, a defined pension scheme up to 10%, private health insurance, free gym membership and free lunches, amongst others.
Contact name: Ed Jepson

Contact email: ed@recruitmeuk.com
Job ref: EJp&pacc
Published: 1 day ago
​​Uppingham – Circa £36k to £40k (35 hours per week)

Job Title: Payroll and Pensions Accountant

Location: Uppingham

Salary: Circa £36,000 to £40,000

Benefits: 35 hours per week with an exceptional benefits package including 30 days holiday + public holidays, a defined pension scheme up to 10%, private health insurance, free gym membership and free lunches, amongst others.

I have a rare opportunity for an ambitious payroll professional to take on a newly created Payroll Accountant role in Rutland.

This Payroll and Pensions role is at a well-known, prestigious and very well-established organisation.

It is a fantastic opportunity to join a great organisation who will provide you with great work and opportunities to work on in a very collegiate environment.

Key aspects of the payroll and pensions role include:

  • Payroll operations

  • Budgetary management

  • Pension scheme management

  • Management of property income

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee payroll operations to ensure accuracy and efficiency.

  • Manage payroll budgets effectively to optimize financial resources.

  • Handle all aspects of pension scheme management, including Auto Enrolment and Defined Benefit.

  • Manage property income streams to maximize returns.

  • Lead and inspire a team of payroll and pensions professionals to achieve departmental goals.

 We are looking for a pensions and payroll professional with in-depth payroll knowledge at a supervisory level, pension knowledge including Auto Enrolment, Defined Benefit, Defined Contribution and Salary Sacrifice.

 Excellent IT skills, particularly Excel and strong numeracy and analytical skills are of course a must.

 The Payroll and Pensions Accountant should Ideally you should have a CIPP qualification and previous experience of iTrent or other integrated HR/Payroll systems.

This role is 35 hours per week with an exceptional benefits package including 30 days holiday + public holidays, a defined pension scheme up to 10%, private health insurance, free gym membership and free lunches, amongst others.