Job Reference 15625
Job type Permanent
Location Naas, Co. Kildare
Salary € 0-40,000

The Role

Payroll Specialist

Naas - Permanent

Salary: €40,000

Start Date: February 2021


My client is seeking to appoint an experienced Payroll Specialist on a permanent basis.

The successful candidate will need to have experience processing a high volume payroll from a large company background.

Experience processing an hourly payroll would be a distinct advantage


Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintains all payroll data on the payroll system (starters, leavers, changes of personal and salary data).
  • Inputs salary adjustments, hours, holiday and sickness to be paid and checks bonus payments.
  • Maintains payroll files with the data required and the list of missing data.
  • Provides payroll information to Accounts on a monthly and annual basis, raises PAYE and PRSI payments.
  • Checks payroll costs and balances with the relevant internal accounts.
  • Ensures that all employees in the area of responsibility are paid timely and accurately according to the information on the timesheet.
  • Transmits and receives data to/ from the ROS service and checks the information.
  • Maintains employment contracts and distributes them when required.
  • Produces and distributes statistics and reports.
  • Distributes payslips.
  • Calculates manual payslips and ensures payment is made.
  • Raises contract termination letters to employees and issues P45s.
  • Administers and reconciles pension and stakeholder pension schemes, liaising with the Company’s Pension Advisor when necessary.
  • Maintains and distributes starter and training information.
  • Deals with any issues regarding employee references in the area of responsibility.
  • Keeps a record of holidays taken.
  • Processes tax year end documentation and produce the relevant documentation for the Revenue Commissioners.
  • Distributes P60 forms to employees.
  • Types and sends applicants’ rejection letters as required.
  • Ensures the security of any documentation and electronic data in the area of responsibility.
  • Maintains appropriate backups and logs for data in the area of responsibility.
  • Checks invoices for services and equipment in the area of responsibility following Company procedures.
  • Maintains an efficient and well organised filing system for the department.
  • Ensures that all documentation in the area of responsibility is archived orderly for the correct period and arranges its disposal at the end of the archive period.

The Person

Key Skills

  • Minimum of 4-5 years Payroll experience
  • Experience processing an hourly payroll
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Experience processing high volume payroll
  • Strong systems and Excel skills


For more information on this role, please contact Damian Ryan

Tel: 045-988500 / 085-8749410

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