Payroll Administrator recruitment agency listing

Payroll administrators perform an important job in most organisations, as they ensure the rest of the staff are paid correctly and on time, as well as completing all the related paperwork.Most people who choose to make a career in payroll begin in administration or book keeping and then opt to specialise.It is possible to work in the field without any specific qualifications, as some employers favour hands-on experience over educational achievements, although most require at least a grade C in GCSE maths. You can read more about what Payroll administrators do by clicking here.However, staff looking for their first job in payroll or who aspire towards management roles will benefit from studying towards certificates from the Institute of Payroll Professionals or Association of Accounting Technicians, as well as taking courses covering the use of specialist software, such as Sage.There are lots of employment opportunities for payroll administrators, as most large companies and public sector organisations need them.Smaller businesses often outsource their payroll to specialist firms or accountants, which also require experienced staff, while there are usually short-term jobs in the field available via recruitment agencies.Salaries for full-time payroll administrator positions range from £15,000 to £20,000, although the figure can rise to £25,000 in London. Some companies offer higher pay to workers who combine payroll duties with other responsibilities, such as purchase ledger or HR administration.

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  • Finance 24 is a boutique specialist recruiter of Finance, Office Support, Secretarial and Administrative professionals into commercial, not for profit and private practice businesses. We're Consultative, Flexible and have huge amount of recruitment expertise. Our approach means we keep things simple, ensuring that the recruitment cycle flows smoothly.
    Coverage London, the home Counties and the south east
    • Devonshire House, Manor Way, Borehamwood, Hertfordshire, WD6 1QQ
  • We recruit for any employee who works within a Accountancy practice or within the Finance sector. We offer a tailor made service to clients across the Midlands.
    Coverage Midlands
    • 2A Smile House, East Union Street, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV22 6AJ
  • An ambitious recruitment practice with two divisions: Accountancy and Finance and Executive Search. We are focused on delivering exemplary service to SMEs, entrepreneurial and not-for-profit organisations across the central belt of Scotland.
    Coverage Central Belt of Scotland
    • 7 Buchanan Street, Glasgow, G1 3HL
    • Hopetoun Gate, 8B McDonald Road, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH7 4LZ
  • Recruiter tip provided by Agency Central Ltd

    Due to much of the job being computerised, employers should ensure that candidates are IT literate. As well as using Microsoft Word and Excel, Payroll Administrators will also likely be required to use specialist Payroll software such as Sage or QuickBooks.

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  • Payroll - Management Accountant - Assistant - Financial Controller - Payables - Credit Control and more...Many successful placements made over the last 5 years+ Become one of our happy, long term clients wherever you are based in the UK! To work with an agency with a lot of pride and belief contact us now.
    Coverage UK wide
    • Churchill House, 12 Mosley Street, Newcastle, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & wear, NE1 1DE
    • Suite 82, Lang Drive, Manchester, Lancashire, M30 7NJ
  • Accounting & Finance Recruitment Specialists who access the UK's widest network of talent. Quickly understanding your requirements and matching you to a credible and relevant shortlist. Our success rate speaks for itself - 92% of all jobs we work on are filled within 4 weeks which is why our customer retention level is always over 90%.
    Coverage UK Wide
    • First Floor, Block D, Parkway Business Centre, Deeside Industrial Estate, Chester, Deeside, Flintshire, CH5 2LE
  • Supported by a team of dedicated HR recruiters, Bluefire Human Resources is an award winning UK agency that specialises in placing CIPD / HR professionals into personnel / HR vacancies nationwide. Typically recruiting HR Officers, Managers and Business Partners, Training Managers, Administrators and Advisors, our industry expert consultants can provide bespoke solutions for all HR staffing demands. Headhunting services are also available.
    Coverage UK Wide
    23 Offices Nationwide
  • Jobseeker tip provided by Agency Central Ltd

    Before applying for a Payroll Administration vacancy, job seekers may benefit from taking an introductory Payroll course. Although this isn't mandatory, employers will favour candidates who have undertaken learning with the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAI) or the International Association of Bookkeepers (IAB).

  • Westray Recruitment Consultants are a team of knowledgeable and experienced recruitment specialists based in Gateshead. We offer our full consultancy services across the North East in the Manufacturing & Industrial, Commercial, Technical & Engineering and Professional sectors.
    Coverage North East
    • Valley House, Kingsway South, Team Valley, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE11 0JW
  • Supplying you with all levels including credit control, part qualified & qualified accounts, tax specialists, auditors.
    Coverage London and Home Counties
    • 23 Hanover Square, London - West End, London, Greater London, W1S 1JB
  • Think Specialist Recruitment specialise in a number of key areas including:- accountancy support, sales ledger, purchase ledger, credit control, payroll, accounts assistant and finance administration. We offer an independent, professional, honest and efficient recruitment service.
    Coverage Hertfordshire, Beds, Bucks and Greater London
    • Atlantic Business Centre, Hamilton House, 111 Marlowes, Hertfordshire, Hemel Hempstead, HP1 1BB
  • Jobseeker tip provided by Agency Central Ltd

    It is usually a basic requirement that a Payroll Administrator has an understanding of PAYE. An acronym of Pay As You Earn, PAYE is the system that HMRC uses to collect tax and one of the duties of a Payroll Administrator will be to pay employees according to this.

  • Covering the entire Accounting & Finance industry, Reiver Recruitment offers recruitment solutions to the Scottish Borders and surrounding areas. Focusing on roles of every level including Treasury Analyst, Cash Manager and Clerical Support, we hold face-to-face interviews with all of our candidates and utilise our assessment centre to ensure the right candidate is matched with the right client.
    Coverage Scottish Borders and surrounding areas
    • Boarding School Yard, 90 Marygate, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, TD15 1BN
    • Ettrick Riverside, Dunsdale Road, Scottish Borders, Selkirk, TD7 5EB
  • From senior director level to more junior within finance, HR, marketing, sales, customer service and administration our Office and Contact Centre service is geared towards matching candidates with opportunities which precisely suit their capabilities. We have an established pedigree within the sector and our specialist teams are well qualified to advise and assist your career development.
    Coverage UK wide
    19 Offices Nationwide
  • LinkPoint Resources is a recruitment solution geared to you. With a dedicated Accounting team covering all accounting skills for both permanent and contract recruitment. By gaining a deep understanding of your business we allow you to capitalise on your time as we take care of your recruitment needs. We recognise each projects unique requirements and work with respect and understanding to deliver beyond expectations.
    Coverage UK Nationwide
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    • 3000 Cathedral Hill, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7YB
    • Wireless House, Fawkham Road, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN15 6JS
    • Suite 13199, 2nd Floor, 20-22 Wenlock Road, London, N1 7GU
    • 49 Lodge Lane, Grays, Essex, RM17 5RZ
    • CB1 Business Centre, Twenty Station Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB1 2JD
    • Prudence Place, Proctor Way, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU2 9PE
  • At Recruit Mint, we understand that hiring the right staff is more important than any business strategy and that's why we speak in detail with employers to gain an insight into their exact candidate needs. Recruiting Accounting personnel such as Finance Directors and Account Administrators, we ensure all candidates are relevantly qualified be they ACCA, FCA or CIMA accredited. We work within the Cambridgeshire and wider South East area.
    Coverage 60 mile radius of Peterborough
    • 118 Culley Court, Orton Southgate, Peterborough, Cambs, PE2 6WA
    • 5 High Street, Huntingdon, Cambs, PE29 3TE
  • AJW Recruitment is an independent privately owned recruitment agency with a fresh and honest approach to recruitment. Getting to know both clients and candidates and what each person is looking for so I can successfully place people in the right jobs to give full job satisfaction and get the client the staff.
    Coverage Wiltshire/Berkshire/Hampshire
    • 42R High Street, York Lodge, Marlborough, Wiltshire, SN8 1HQ
  • Wild Recruitment prides itself on being able to offer staffing solutions for all sub-sectors in the Accounting & Finance industry. Sourcing candidates through job boards, LinkedIn, social media and recommendations, we register suitable candidates who have undergone our in depth face to face interviews. We have an extensive database available to fill roles at all levels including Cash Manager, Finance Manager and Pensions Consultants.
    Coverage Hampshire, Dorset and Buckinghamshire
    • Unit 7, Linford Forum, Rockingham Drive, Linford Wood, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK14 6LY
    • 46-48 Arundel Street, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 1NL
    • 2-4 Wimborne Road, Poole, Dorset, BH15 2BU
  • PB Recruitment Consultants Ltd is a multifaceted company dedicated to service provision. We have many candidates with accounting/finance experience and qualifications looking for temporary and permanent vacancies. We offer a tailor made service according to specific client/job required, using our extensive database of candidates, within each specialised area of practice.
    Coverage Throughout the UK
    • Suite 3a, Chantry House, 8-10 High Street, Essex, Billericay, CM12 9BQ
  • FlexPlus has an enviable reputation within Accounting recruitment and offers instant access to a talent pool of professionals from Credit Controllers to Payroll Administrators. Our 25 years of experience enables us to conduct knowledgeable employment campaigns on behalf of our Accounting clients. Whether it's a Financial Analyst or Trainee Accountant, all candidates are pre-screened to the highest standard and can be supplied in record time.
    Coverage UK wide
    15 Offices Nationwide
  • Lynx Employment Ltd are an independent Sheffield based provider of temporary, contract and permanent staff in Yorkshire, Lincs and Derbyshire. Our consultants are experienced within their respective fields and provide a range of recruitment solutions form executive search and selection services to temporary and contract support staff. Lynx supply clients ranging from national PLC's and local authorities to SME's and local charities.
    Coverage Yorkshire,Derbyshire and Lincs
    • Unit 5, G1 Building, 2 Leeds Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S9 3TY
  • Supported by a wealth of knowledge, we can supply candidates to support all of your financial functions including Payroll, Credit Control, Tax and Accounting. Brightwork has become a valuable extension to Finance Departments throughout Glasgow and Edinburgh, offering an in-depth understanding of the Scottish market to bring a mathematical and analytical skill-set to your business. We deliver chartered staff to both SMEs and Blue Chips.
    Coverage Scotland
    • 209/211 St Vincent Street, Glasgow, Strathclyde, G2 5QY
    • 20 Stafford Street, Edinburgh, Lothian, EH3 7BD
  • With an honest and professional approach to sourcing candidates, Buchan and London Recruitment offers a complete service to the Accounting & Finance sector. From Corporate Treasury to Public Practice, we address all levels of permanent vacancies using internal and external databases to find the quality staff you need. We offer our expertise nationwide, and aim to provide a reliable and cost effective service for our list of esteemed clients.
    Coverage UK WIDE
    • Suite 4, Auction House, Market Place, Essex, Abridge, RM4 1UA
  • Our Finance Division is dedicated to supporting the Accountancy operations of clients throughout the UK. Our highly trained consultants offer an unrivalled knowledge of the skills, qualifications and legislation that needs to be considered before making an exceptional hire. Whether it's Payroll, Credit or Corporate Treasury, Interaction offer 100% coverage of the sector and are proud to have relationships with a number of Blue Chip organisations.
    Coverage UK wide
    26 Offices Nationwide

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Payroll Administrator Salary Rates
Low Pay:£16,500
Medium Pay:£20,000
High Pay:£25,500
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