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Senior Payroll Administrator

Ref: 76972

  • 36,000-38,000
  • 25 Apr 2022
  • Dublin (Central)
  • Permanent

Senior Payroll Administrator

About the Company

Our client is a well-established and specialist business service organisation who employs over 1000 members of staff to work across hundreds of locations daily to provide their service to their many big named clients nationally. 
This company has continued to see growth and now their logo and brand span all across the country, with two offices here in Dublin and Cork. 

About the Position

The job as Payroll Administrator will be part of a team of four others, which includes a Payroll Manager, an Assistant Manager, and two junior administration assistants. This is a robust and fast-paced operation where you will be organising, preparing, and processing payroll for over 1000 employees on a fortnightly basis. This is a great opportunity to be part of a good working environment, a growing company, who offers opportunities in the wider finance department and internally within the payroll department as well. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Mentoring other team members on the correct payroll process to ensure consistency of data and meeting timelines.
  • Collating, issuing, and following up on payroll queries, in advance of payroll close.
  • Reconciling and balancing data sets, before input into payroll system.
  • Verifying fixed master data is correctly used in the preparation of weekly payroll input files.
  • Assist the payroll manager in the preparation of the fortnightly payroll input file.
  • Other ad-hoc duties as requested by the payroll manager


  • High Attention to Detail
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills
  • Previous Experience working within a payroll team (Minimum 1-2 years)
  • Excellent Numerical Skills
  • Excellent Verbal and Written English
  • Strong communication, organisational and multi-tasking skills

Remuneration Package

Salary- 36,000-38,000 DOE


For more information on this role or any other Accountancy roles contact Sean Thomas on 01 592 7856 or email me or click on the apply button below

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