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Senior Payroll Administrator

Leeds Leeds West Yorkshire UK LS11 5BQ Verity House, 6 Canal Wharf | Posted 29th October 2021

Closing date: 26 Nov 2021

Salary banding (dependant on experience)
Full time (35 hours)
Leeds City Centre

TPT Retirement Solutions has 75 years’ experience and is one of the UK’s leading providers of workplace pensions, recognised for its innovation and high quality service. We provide schemes for some of the UK’s leading organisations, including building societies, housing associations and well-known charities. As we have no shareholders, our priority is to achieve our mission – of making membership worthwhile - for over 2,600 employers and 400,000 members.

As an employer, we believe in finding and investing in the right people so that they can grow with us. Our focus is on helping them to succeed by providing them with the right tools, support and career development opportunities – demonstrated by our long-standing Investors in People Gold accreditation. In turn, our business grows and we can achieve our ambitious goals. 

The purpose of this role is to support the wider Payroll Team in the smooth running and delivery of payroll services for TPT, deputising for the Payroll Manager as required to ensure all our pension scheme and staff members are paid accurately and on time. 

Previous experience of working in a similar role, in a payroll environment, is essential along with up to date technical knowledge of end to end payroll legislation and best practices. Along with experience of maintaining key payroll and audit controls, carrying out regular checks to ensure all processes and records are compliant and that all deadlines are met. 

You must be CIPP qualified or hold an equivalent payroll qualification and have experience of payroll financial processes such as journals and balance sheet reconciliations. 

As you will be providing technical advice on payroll queries for our customers as well as liaising with other internal and external customers and providers, you will need to have excellent customer service and communication skills. 

You will need to have good technical systems knowledge, with experience of using different payroll software and be fully competent with Microsoft Office, having intermediate Excel skills and being able to manipulate data to produce required business reports. 

This role will require you to have a keen eye for detail and strong organisation skills, you must be a forward thinker, always looking to improve processes and procedures and taking ownership for issue resolution and improvement ideas through to completion. 

The salary range for this position is competitive and will be dependent on experience (35 hours/week). We can also offer you an excellent reward package that includes: contributory pension, life assurance, 24 days of annual leave + bank holidays. 

We are located in modern city centre offices which are close to the rail station and parking facilities.  

The closing date for receipt of applications is: ​​​Friday 26th November 2021 at 9am - Due to the nature of the role, this position may close earlier than the notified date.    

Applications will be shortlisted on receipt. 

Strictly no agencies please. 

TPT Retirement Solutions is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status or pregnancy and maternity.