Payroll Job Description Template (Example)

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Payroll Job Template

Payroll Officer

We are currently seeking a highly motivated and experienced Payroll Officer to join our team. As a Payroll Officer, you will be responsible for managing the accurate and timely processing of payroll for all employees.


• Compute and process employee salaries, wages, bonuses, and other payments

• Maintain payroll records and ensure data accuracy

• Resolve any discrepancies or issues related to payroll

• Ensure compliance with legal requirements such as tax regulations, national insurance, and pension contributions

• Produce reports and maintain accurate records of payroll transactions

• Handle queries from employees regarding their pay, taxes, and benefits


• Previous experience in payroll administration

• Strong knowledge of payroll processes and system

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

• Attention to detail and high level of accuracy

• Good time management and organizational skills

• Ability to work under pressure and meet strict deadlines

• Experience with UK payroll legislation and compliance

If you are a skilled Payroll Officer looking for an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic team, then we would love to hear from you. Please submit your application along with a cover letter and your CV.

Equal Opportunities Employer.

Why use our Payroll job description example?

This Payroll job description template is generated by Chat GPT for a UK Payroll role. We asked the AI programme to generate a job advert that would be successful in finding the right candidates and optimised to rank above other Payroll jobs in the job board search results. Copy this template or download the Microsoft Word version at the top of this page to get started.

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