CO051 – Payroll Officer

Location: Gateshead Status: Full Time Hours Per Week: 37 hours per week Salary: £21,750 per annum Closing Date: 25th February 2019 Interview Date: TBC

About you

Do you hold a minimum 2 years’ experience in a payroll role?

Do you have knowledge of the payroll function end to end and of completing statutory returns? Do you have the ability to work to deadlines and prioritise work appropriately?

Do you have excellent analytical and numerical skills? Do you have the ability to use MS Excel to a high level?

Do you have commitment to detail, ensuring all work is accurate, concise and understandable? Do you have commitment to the values of Changing Lives and willingness to work in cooperation with team members?

If so, the Payroll Officer role may be the role for you.

About us

Changing Lives is a national charity that supports over 17,500 people each year. We are a well-respected, growing organisation dedicated to supporting the most vulnerable people across the UK.

We began as a soup run supporting people who were homeless in the North East over 45 years ago, and are proud to still have our main base and central office in the North East. Since 1970, our services have grown and developed to support people experiencing a wide range of personal challenges, including addiction and recovery programmes, employment guidance, help for people in prison or on probation, and support for people experiencing sexual exploitation or domestic abuse.

We’re looking for committed and compassionate professionals who share our enthusiasm for changing lives.

About the job

Reporting to the Assistant Finance Manager, to support in the delivery of effective and robust payroll services to Changing Lives.

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We are passionate about creating a diverse workforce and positively encourage applications from under-represented communities.

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