Greater Manchester
£21,717 - £24,096 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Creative Support is a national, fast growing not-for-profit organisation providing support to individuals with a wide range of care needs. We are committed to providing responsive, person-centred care which promotes the independence, wellbeing and social inclusion of the people we support.


Due to continued growth, we are now recruiting an experienced Payroll Officer to join our fast-paced Payroll team based in our friendly, busy office in the town centre of Stockport, a 5-minute walk from the train station. This would be a great opportunity for someone who has a passion or interest in working in Payroll for a not-for-profit organisation and is looking for a long-term role where they can be part of a team. You will be supported in your role by colleagues and a hands on senior management team.


Your main responsibilities as a Payroll Officer will include:


  • Processing paperwork for starters, leavers and changes
  • Processing payroll each week/month to tight deadlines
  • Receiving and verifying timesheets, inputting and calculating gross pay
  • Processing of all statutory payments, alongside company payments where applicable
  • Inputting all third party and additional payments and deductions
  • Recording holidays in line with terms and conditions


The ideal candidate will have a strong background working as a Payroll Officer.  Experience working with timesheets would be desirable. You must be comfortable with confidential information and data protection as applicable to payroll, be familiar with HMRC and Auto-Enrolment legislation, and be able to process the payroll in accordance with this. You must have excellent IT skills, especially within MS Word, MS Excel, MS Office, and Payroll and Pension modules. You must be dedicated, hardworking and comfortable working to tight timescales.


Why you should work for us:

  • You will receive ongoing training to further your personal and professional development
  • You will always work in a covid-secure environment
  • 28 days annual leave, with a holiday bonus after two years of service
  • Free access to Health Assured
  • A pension with company a contribution
  • Company paid enhanced DBS for all staff


Creative Support is a passionate, inclusive, and anti-racist organisation. We are a Stonewall Diversity Champion, Disability Confident Employer who have recently received Investors in People Silver award. We actively encourage applications from candidates from all backgrounds and cultures.

Please note: As part of the interview process you will be asked to complete a short payroll exercise.


We expect all applicants to Creative Support to have had at least their first Covid 19 vaccination prior to starting employment with us and to be committed to having the second vaccination within a 3 month period.

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Creative Support

Creative Support is a national, high quality provider of person centred social care services for people with learning disabilities, mental heal... Read more

Posted on: 19 October 2021
Closed date: 12 November 2021
Job ref: 41981
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