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Payroll Administrator

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Payroll Administrator Salary: £30,000k Location: Oldham Benefits: Flexible hours, relaxed working environment, free parking, company pension, health care plan.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Payroll Administrator to join a close-knit team within a Transport and Rail company based in Oldham. They are flexible with hours of work and can accommodate for part time working too!


  • Process weekly and monthly payroll.
  • Provide administrative services for pensions.
  • Be responsible for all administration related to the task above including filling.
  • Answer queries from internal and external contacts.
  • Process all new starters, leavers, absence, statutory leave and pay.
  • Process and reconcile all fixed pay instructions e.g. basic salary changes, pay uplifts etc.
  • Prepare journals for submission to finance along with any other information. required to ensure accurate financial statements.
  • Other ad hoc duties to assist the constant improvement of the finance department.

What you'll need to succeed as a payroll administrator:

  • Previous payroll experience.
  • Highly motivated and self-driven individual with excellent communication, research, problem-solving, and time management skills.
  • Proven skills in Microsoft Office, especially in Excel and to be able to manipulate large set of data.
  • Great team player.
  • Have proven experience of working to tight deadlines.

Don't tick every box?

We encourage candidates to push themselves and to go for it! Whilst you might not meet all the criteria we're looking for, there are plenty of opportunities to develop yourself.

We also have additional vacancies like this one at a more junior and senior level, if you're not suitable for this position, we might have others that you'd like to hear about! Nothing ventured is nothing gained.

For immediate consideration please submit an updated CV to this advert, the client is happy to wait if the right person has a notice period.

What's next:

Candidates who are successfully shortlisted will be invited to a registration ahead of submitting your CV to the client. We will have a good chat regarding your career and how we can help.

The interview stage is flexible to your needs and will likely be 1 stage. We're happy to facilitate out of hours too!

Robert Walters Operations Limited is an employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Accountancy & Finance

Focus: Newly-Qualified/Graduate Accountant

Industry: Transport and Rail

Salary: £29,000 - £31,000 per annum + Flexible hours

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Associate

Location: Oldham

Job Reference: D3L5G2-C52C5AD1

Date posted: 05 June 2024

Consultant: Georgie Drinkwater

Phone number:


Georgie Drinkwater

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