Senior Payroll Accountant - Manchester

Senior Payroll Accountant


Salary up to £33,600

A global financial services organisation are recruiting a Senior Payroll Accountant to sit in their UK team. Working closely with payroll colleagues from the UK, USA and across EMEA and reporting into the UK Payroll Manager, you will take responsibility for all payroll related Balance Sheet accounts.

We are looking for a subject expert who can advise senior managers across the business and act as a mentor to junior staff in addition to the following responsibilities:

  • Addresses control and cash management issues and completes complex balance sheet accounting, including reconciling benefits, equity and tax payroll fees with payments out to tax and regulatory agencies.

  • Prepare and post monthly journals

  • Reconcile accounts

  • Calculate tax liabilities and manage tax rebates/payments including expat

  • Prepare payroll input and maintain control over funds

  • Ensure correct cost allocation and inform Global Mobility of monthly receipts/payments.

  • Employee Tax received from US

  • Debt Control

  • Maintain spreadsheets for recording and monitoring purposes

  • Investigation & Issue Resolution for relevant queries

Based in central Manchester a short walk from major train lines, this is an opportunity to establish yourself within a global leader.

We are looking for:

  • A background in payroll administration and accounting

  • A track record in similar roles

  • Experience in large, complex organisations with significant headcount

  • An expert technical skillset

  • Problem solving aptitude

  • Experience managing stocks and shares

  • Ideally, experience using the Oracle platform

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