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Payroll & Pensions Offer

About the role

About the role

NRG are delighted to be working in partnership with Northumbria Police, as they look to add a Payroll & Pensions Officer to join their team on a 9-month fixed-term contract. 

This role would be perfect for a recently qualified graduate looking to gain knowledge and experience of working in a large organisation or someone with previous experience of working in a payroll or pensions section.

The salary offered for this position is £24,360 - £25,353. The role comes with hybrid working, as well as many benefits including:

  • 24 days’ leave, excluding bank holidays, increasing to 28 days for 5 years+ service
  • Enhanced Maternity, Shared Parental and Adoption leave
  • Flexi time! Allowing you to fit your working hours around your individual needs
  • Fantastic market leading public sector pension scheme
  • Corporate Travel schemes – local rail, bus services and metro
  • Access to Private Healthcare and Eye Test Vouchers
  • Discounts on shopping and eating out thanks to the Blue Light Card and Blue Light Tickets
  • Cycle to work scheme


  • Working as part of a busy team you will be required to work methodically to process all authorised payroll and pensions related data.
  • Collation of key data and calculation of comparison of benefits for pension remedy.
  • Configuration of the core payroll system to ensure alignment to the new pay and grading structure.
  • Creation of any new roles formed as part of the project in the payroll system.
  • Calculation and implementation of any salary protections arising as result of the project.


You’ll be the ideal candidate for this position if you’re:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and high personal and professional standards.
  • An ability to take responsibility in an innovative and proactive manner, applying problem solving skills where required.
  • Experience of operating to strict deadlines.
  • Good understanding of Microsoft Office, in particular, Excel


If you are interested in this role, click ‘Apply Now’ and a member of our team will be in touch.

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