Top Job Payroll Specialist

Payroll Specialist

  • Employer - Karbon Homes
  • Reference number -
  • Sector - Public - local government
  • Department - Finance
  • Location: - Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Salary - £26,044 per annum
  • Duration - Contract
  • Hours - Full time | 37 hours per week with flexi time
  • Closing date - Sunday, 30 September 2018

Job Description


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Payroll Specialist, within our newly formed Finance Team.

Come and join our new team

Here at Karbon, we believe housing should be accessible and affordable for all. This is the driving force behind everything we do.

We provide quality homes and continued support for our customers. Working with our partners we make a difference by creating thriving urban and rural communities across the North of England.

The needs of our customers are always at the heart of our work. By listening and responding to what they want to see in their local area we are able to build real communities together.

It is this open and honest approach that defines Karbon to our employees, customers, and partners and within the industry as a whole.

We are looking for a Payroll Specialist – Fixed Term

We are looking to appoint a suitably qualified and experienced individual to undertake the new post of Payroll Specialist within the Finance Team, for a minimum of six months with the possibility of extension.

Here is some key information you’ll want to know right away:

As a Payroll Specialist, you will be responsible for supporting the Payroll Team Leader in the preparation of the payroll and the administration of pensions. You will administer the integrated HR/Payroll system, delivering high quality, cost effective, customer focused services, and submitting statutory and pension returns in a timely and accurate manner.

We are looking for an enthusiastic colleague who is committed to providing the highest possible standard of service to customers and giving guidance, support and direction as appropriate. 

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate:

·        A strong record of demonstrable achievement in service delivery of payroll services

·        Knowledge of payroll and pension legislation

·        Experience of using payroll software packages – I Trent knowledge is desirable

·        The ability to work individually or as part of a team

For further details please refer to the Role Description at the foot of this advert.

To give yourself the best chance of being shortlisted, you need to provide full details and examples in the Supporting Statement based on the criteria in the person specification.

For further information about the role please contact Philippa McIver, Payroll Team Leader, on 0191 223 8388.

Karbon Homes is committed to equality and diversity and is an inclusive employer. We welcome applications from people of all ages, disability/non-disability, ethnicities, genders, religions, sexualities, transgender status, and cultural backgrounds. Any candidate with a disability who meets the essential criteria for the post will be guaranteed an interview.

Contact information

Further details including the application form, job description and person specification are available from the Karbon Homes website – 

Interview information

8th and 9th of October

How to apply

Please see the contact information section above for details about how to apply for this job.

Job related documents

Below is a list of job related documents.

Please Note: The above documents can be opened by using your preferred word/spreadsheet processor and a PDF viewer.

View more jobs Newcastle