Payroll specialist

1107058
  • Job type

    Permanent
  • Location

    Galway
  • Specialism

    Payroll
  • Industry

    Energy, Utilities & Mining
  • Pay

    32,000-37,000

Payroll specialist

Responsibilities
  • Gather information on hours worked
  • Calculate the correct amount incorporating overtime, deductions, bonuses etc. with assistance of a computer system
  • Receive approval from upper management for payments when needed
  • Prepare and execute payroll (Micropay)
  • Administer statements of payment to personnel
  • Process taxes and payment of employee benefits
  • Keep track of hour rates, wages, compensation benefit rates, new hire information etc.
  • Address issues and questions regarding payroll from employees and superiors
  • Prepare reports for upper management, finance department etc.

Requirements and skills
  • Proven experience as payroll specialist
  • Solid understanding of accounting fundamentals and payroll best practices
  • Very good knowledge of legislation and regulations of the field
  • Proficient in MS Office and good knowledge of relevant software (Micropay) and databases
  • Trustworthy with attention to confidentiality
  • Outstanding organisational ability with great attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Payroll qualification or qualified through experience
  • Must have a drivers licence (travel on-site)

What you need to do now
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Talk to Saidhbh Goonan, the specialist consultant managing this position

Located in Hays Recruitment, Galway, 3a Commerce House, Flood StreetTelephone:091 416 920
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