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Payroll Officer – Maternity Cover - based at Preston Campus (1)

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Finance Team as a Finance Officer.

As a Payroll Officer you will be responsible for processing the monthly payroll, inputting and updating all payroll data including starters, leavers, overtime, sickness, absence, SSP, SMP, SPP, pension, other statutory/non-statutory deductions and processing month/year end reports and returns whilst ensuring robust audit records are maintained.  You will ensure compliance with applicable laws and payroll tax obligations.

The successful candidate will have 5 GCSEs to include English and Maths at Grade C/4 or equivalent with at least 5 years’ experience of payroll, and desirably a recognised payroll qualification and experience of working in a busy payroll section within the educational sector.

If you are interested in the role – please apply.

For more information please see the job description.

Here at Myerscough College, we offer a fantastic working environment, an attractive benefit package - including access to the Local Government Pension Scheme and a wealth of professional development opportunities.

The role is 37 hours per week fixed term Maternity Cover

The salary is £18,758 – £26,674 per annum, pro rata, relating to qualifications and experience

The closing date is Sunday 18 April 2021

 It is anticipated the interviews will be held virtually.

 Please visit the College website at www.myerscough.ac.uk to download an application pack.  If you are unable to download an application pack, please contact the HR team on recruitment@myerscough.ac.uk


We are an equal opportunity employer; we want all our candidates to have a fair and equal opportunity to secure employment with us. We encourage applications from all underrepresented groups: BAME applicants, disabled applicants, and LGBTQIA applicants.

If you require any adjustments to the recruitment process, due to a disability, then please speak with a member of the HR team.

As a disability confident employer, we commit to guaranteeing an interview for any disabled applicant who meets all of the essential criteria.

37 hours per week fixed term Maternity Cover
Myerscough College (Preston)
£18,758 – £26,674 per annum, pro rata, relating to qualifications and experience
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Closing Date
Sunday 18 April 2021
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