Payroll Officer

Great company with very competitive employee benefits.

  • £0 - £25k
  • Belfast (BT15)
  • Permanent Full-Time
  • 8.45 - 5.00

Payroll Officer

Belfast (BT15)

Salary c.£19K – £22K DOE

On behalf of our successful Belfast based client, McKinty Associates are seeking to recruit an experienced payroll professional to join their existing finance team.

The payroll officer will be required to provide administration for all aspects of the payroll function to deliver a payroll service for 200+ employees each month ensuring accuracy and efficiency at all times.

Role overview:

  • Process new starts, leavers and employee transfers.
  • Responsibility for the right to work documents.
  • Sickness and absence records and reporting.
  • Pension administration (including auto enrolment processes and submissions).
  • Process employee monthly expenses.
  • Ensure that all statutory payments are calculated correctly.
  • HMRC reporting.
  • Preparation and submission of payroll BACS run.
  • Reconcile all payroll control accounts.
  • Provide supporting information for annual budget preparation, financial and management. accounts preparation and statistical returns.
  • Ad hoc duties as and when required.


Essential eligibility criteria:

  • Previous experience working in a fast-paced Finance Department.
  • At least 3-5 years’ experience in a Payroll processing role.
  • Experience administering Pensions including auto enrolment.
  • Previous experience using Sage Payroll (or a similar payroll package).
  • Excellent IT skills, especially in Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • Good analytical and numeracy skills.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • An ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Excellent time management skills.


To apply for this role please forward your CV ASAP to Paul Coulter at or Tel on 078 0384 3023 to discuss further.


Applications for this role will be considered immediately with a view to placing the right individual ASAP, so please register your interest early. Please note, the opening may close in advance of advertised closing date – this is a guideline only.

Please fill out the simple form if you would like to apply for this role.

To apply for this role please forward your CV to Paul Coulter at or tel on 07803843023 to discuss further.