Payroll Specialist - Permanent

Posted 18 May 2021
Salary€45000 - €50000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
LocationCork, Republic of Ireland
Job type Permanent
DisciplineFinancial Leaders & Executives
ContactClair Schindler

Job description

My client, a well-known global food manufacturer and distributor are seeking a Payroll Specialist to support their weekly payroll processing.

The company use a third-party processer for the payroll on a weekly basis, however, it is a complex payroll, and they require someone with exceptional knowledge to support this organisation.


  • Ensure that employees are paid correctly and on time.
  • Ensure all payroll payments are paid in accordance with Irish Revenue's legislation.
  • Ensure all activities are completed to the deadlines set.
  • Ability to function in a fast-paced environment, managing quality with quantity, meeting tight deadlines & ability to quickly adjust to changes is essential.
  • Is a Subject Matter Expert (SME) for payroll systems and liaises with internal parties and external suppliers.
  • Trains other employees regarding payroll system and processes, as required.
  • Participates and leads on continuous improvement projects to optimise and harmonise practices, policies and processes.

To be considered:

  • IPASS qualification.
  • Strong Irish payroll knowledge - including manual calculations.
  • Previous experience with CORE.
  • Problem solver.
  • Highly organised.
  • Excellent Excel knowledge - Advanced level.

Salary: up to €50,000 5% bonus and 5% company pension.

**Please note, if you are a very experienced payroll specialist and you are seeking a 3- or 4-day week, this organisation is very open to part time** therefore, please apply.

Candidates with payroll bureau experience would be highly regarded.

To discover more about this opportunity, apply now or contact Clair Schindler on 0862150442 for a confidential discussion.