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Payroll Supervisor - Glasgow

£25,000 - £30,000 - Accountancy
Ref: 4939 Date Posted: Monday 13 Jan 2020
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Are you an experienced Payroll Supervisor/Manager looking for your next exciting opportunity?  If so then please get in touch we would love to hear from you.

Lusona are currently recruiting for our client based in the East End of Glasgow for a Payroll Supervisor reporting directly into the Financial Controller, you will pay an integral role with the primary responsibility of the end-to-end payroll process for the organisation. Your key responsibilities will include:


  • Managing the end-to-end weekly, fortnightly & monthly payroll process
  • Legislative knowledge of statutory payment requirements e.g. statutory sick pay
  • Ensuring compliance and up to date knowledge of National Minimum Wage, Living wage and Pension Auto-Enrolment rules
  • Experience in calculating PAYE and NIC when manual adjustments are required
  • Tax “Year End” and “Start of Year” processing including issuing of P60s and P11Ds
  • Investigate and resolve discrepancies in information supplied and produced in the payroll process
  • Review and analysis of payroll prior to Director sign off
  • Perform regular compliance checks to ensure the payroll system, as well as processes, are up to date and meet both legislative and internal audit requirements
  • Ensuring third party payments (eg HMRC taxes) are paid accurately and on time
  • Develop and maintain good relationships with departments/individuals across the business
  • Assist the business accountants/FC/FD with information needed, particularly for budgeting and forecasting
  • Creation of monthly and weekly payroll journals ready for posting to the general ledger


The successful candidate will possess:

• Willingness to be hands on doing end-to-end weekly and monthly payroll

• Excellent system skills and knowledge – using Sage50 Payroll & Sage P11d software & strong MS Excel skills

• Practical and fast at producing payroll – quick turnaround of the weekly payroll


This is an excellent opportunity for candidates with supervisory experience looking for a new challenge or someone looking to step up into a more senior role, In return our client offers a competitive salary, generous holidays and pension as well as parking on site. If you feel you have the relevant skill set and experience then please get in touch for more info.