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Payroll Analyst - Fixed Term Contract (to Sept 2019)

Job Location: London

Regional Description: United Kingdom

Job Number: 00594685


- Job description

Role: Payroll Assistant - Fixed Term Contract (to Sept 2019)
Location: London
Career Level : 11, Analyst
Salary : Up to £30,000 plus excellent benefits
Join Accenture and help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.
Join Corporate Functions and you will become part of a diverse team which offers the essential expertise that enables all of our employees to deliver high performance to our clients. Our Corporate Functions professionals work in areas such as Human Resources, Finance, Legal, Marketing and Communications, CIO, Information Security, and Geographic Services.
Whether you work directly with clients or manage important internal initiatives and efforts, you’ll find amazing opportunities to make a measurable difference.
Assisting the UK & Ireland Payroll Operations team with the production of the UK & Ireland monthly payroll.  Being responsible for a section of the UK payroll and all aspects involved in this.  Whilst the role is mainly UK payroll there will also be some Ireland Payroll support.

What Responsibilities will you have

  • Input manual changes to payroll on a monthly basis
  • Validate accuracy of monthly data input of colleagues
  • Ensure that any absence payments comply with the Terms and Conditions relating to the
  • individual.
  • Weekly emergency payments
  • Manually calculate overpayments from gross to net
  • Maintain internal relationships (HR/ESC/Pensions/Finance)
  • Support end to end query resolution process
  • Statutory and contractual compliance
  • Internal financial control (ensure that all costings and WBS codes are handled correctly under the guidance of the senior members of the team
What Skills and Experiences are we Looking for ?
  • Experience of working in Payroll is essential
  • Solid knowledge of UK payroll related legislation
  • Ability to manually calculate a payslip from gross to net is essential
  • Experience in busy payrolls
  • Communication and presentation
  • Customer service skills
  • Team working skills


What’s in it for you?

All of our Corporate Functions professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.
On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 30 days’ vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!
What are the next steps?
If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply.
About Accenture
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialised skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at
Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law.
Closing Date for Applications 13/07/2018
Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found

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