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Payroll Officer (6 month contract)

Job Description

Payroll Officer - Part Time

To £30000 (pro rata)

Great benefits including; casual dress, wellness program, flexible working, retailer discounts and much more!

6 month Fixed Term Contract

Part Time; Office Based 15 -20 hours per week

A fantastic opportunity for an experienced Payroll Officer to join the HR team at very successful business service provider in Ashton-under Lyne.

The Payroll Officer will join a busy department and will deal with payroll issues for a growing business of 500-1000 employees including, Warehouse staff, Drivers, Office staff and Regional Sales Teams to name a few.


  • Act as first port of call for any payroll related issues that come through to the department
  • Respond to queries and provide accurate, timely and relevant payroll and benefits information as requested
  • Liaise with line managers ensuring any payroll changes are advised ahead of cut off times
  • Accurately process monthly payroll for all sites within the business ensuring accurate reporting
  • Ensure any adjustments which affect pay are reflected on the HRIS
  • Liaise with outsourced payroll provider resolving any issues in a timely manner
  • Ensure all sickness, absence, holidays and overtime is accurately processed
  • Manage pension and company benefits administration processes
  • Ensure operational compliance with all payroll deadlines


  • Experienced Payroll Officer/Adminstrator
  • Strong working knowledge of Payroll/HRIS systems
  • Experience gained in a large organisation (min 500 employees)
  • Experience in a Manufacturing / Logistics / Warehousing environment - preferred
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office products including Excel
  • Experience of report writing and data manipulation
  • High attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
  • Tact and diplomacy when dealing with difficult situations
  • Positive attitude and self-motivated

Flexible working but must be available on payday and around payroll cut off days.

Fantastic working environment

Apply Now or email CV to to be considered.

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.

Please note that calls to and from the offices of Morgan Ryder Associates Ltd. may be monitored or recorded. This is to ensure compliance with regulatory procedures, record business transactions and for training purposes.