Heyland Recruitment
Chester: 01244 335115
Warrington: 01925 425952

Payroll Manager


Reference: DJ0101

Type: Permanent

Minimum Salary: £24,000.00

Maximum Salary: £30,000.00

I am currently recruiting for a Payroll Manager to join an established and successful business in Chester. Duties will include:

  • Hands-on processing and supporting the weekly and monthly payroll of 100+ companies through Sage Payroll
  • Day to day management of payroll assistant
  • Ensure statutory payroll submissions are processed on time in relation to RTI, P32, P60s
  • Preparing clients payrolls both weekly and monthly including data input, reconciliation, payslip generation and providing reports directly to clients
  • Resolving payroll issues and queries with both clients and HMRC
  • Processing CIS returns for contractors and subcontractors
  • Processing RTI and auto-enrolment
  • Calculating and inputting overtime, mileage claims, expenses and bonuses
  • Updating records for starters and leavers, attachments of earnings and other notifications
  • Sending payslips and associated documents to clients for payment processing


Qualifications & Experience:

  • Demonstrable experience in a previous similar role – processing multiple payrolls with excellent working knowledge of payroll legislation.
  • Experience of Sage 50 Payroll
  • Auto-enrolment experience
  • Systems-savvy with strong Excel skills
  • Excellent accuracy and attention to detail
  • Strong organisational skills with the ability to meet deadlines and work autonomously



  • Negotiable salary Dependent on Experience
  • 22 days’ annual leave plus statutory
  • Monday to Friday 9am – 5.30pm
  • Free parking