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Payroll Manager

Location: Sunderland

Salary: £40,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 169248

Are you looking for a new Payroll opportunity?

Our manufacturing client based in Sunderland have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Payroll Manager to join their finance team. 

You will have full responsibility of processing, managing and maintaining the monthly payroll ensuring all documents are processed in compliance with legislation and internal audit requirements.

You will be the face of HR for all pay, reward and benefit queries.



  • To manage and maintain the Company’s Time and Attendance system to ensure accurate processing of all T+A data for payroll and reporting purposes, including the provision of relevant training to all end users

  • To process, manage and maintain monthly payroll input for hourly and salaried employees using the Company’s payroll system

  • To coordinate the successful introduction of a new payroll system for around 300 employees to enable payroll to be processed in-house as opposed to via a third party

  • To coordinate monthly payroll validation and authorisation in accordance with the Company’s Delegation of Authority

  • To manage the payroll year end process in conjunction with finance and relevant internal stakeholders

Essential Skills

  • CIPP or CIPD certification (L4 as a minimum)

  • Demonstrated experience in Payroll processing

  • Demonstrated experience in working with Payroll and HR information systems

  • Confident in dealing with external stakeholders and handling queries

  • Strong organisation and administration skills; meticulous attention to detail and strive for accuracy

  • Excellent communication skills


If you’re interested in this role, send across your CV and a member of our team will be in touch!