Payroll Assistant | up to £150 per day

  • Job Reference: CL-PA
  • Date Posted: 13 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Love Success plc
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £107 to £150 Per Day
  • Sector: Accounts
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 4-8 weeks
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Payroll Assistant | £28,000 - £30,000 per annum
4-8 Weeks | Remote | Full time

Our client, a well-known media company, is looking for a Payroll Assistant to input a high volume of new starters onto the payroll system. The role includes processing payments on the production payrolls and processing a high volume of P45s among other tasks. Previous knowledge of dealing with HMRC, auto-enrolment and PAYE payrolls is an advantage.


  • Setting up of all new starters onto the computer payroll system IRIS (EARNIE IQ)
  • Process all P45/Starter Checklist forms
  • Sending payslips, P60s and P45s for the company
  • Answering Payroll and AE queries
  • Changing Tax and Student Loans accurately
  • Variable pay input
  • Liaising with staff on all PAYE and SCHD matters
  • Complete the payroll run monthly for the production Staff - 4 Payrolls
  • Pensions Auto-enrolment experience an advantage
  • Creating Journals and uploading them to PMI account system
  • General Admin
  • Ad-hoc duties as directed by the Payroll Manager
  • Administering the auto-enrolment function
  • Be proactive in search of work


  • Must have excellent Microsoft skills, in particular, Excel with spreadsheets and formulas
  • Able to use Microsoft Outlook
  • Good telephone manner and excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Able to work under pressure with accuracy and focus
  • Good attention to detail and ability to meet strict deadlines
  • IRIS (EARNIE IQ) payroll knowledge would be an advantage
  • Able to work both independently and within a team
  • Proactive
  • Able to maintain strict confidentiality.