Position: Payroll Administrator (Expenses & Overtime)
Salary: GBP21584 - GBP28506 per annum
Ref: 523213_1579617931
Job Type: Contract
Published On: 21/01/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Payroll Administrator (Expenses & Overtime Team)

Base Location: Perth

Salary: £21,584 - £28,506 depending on skills and experience

Working Pattern: 12 month Secondment/Fixed Term Contract | Full Time, 37 hours per week

About the Department

SSE Human Resources is made up of several operational and specialist teams who strive to help the business to design, develop and deliver their people strategies. We partner with the business to provide expert advice on all people matters, enabling them to get the best out of their teams and equip them to meet the changing demands of our business now, and in the future.

What is the Role?

As a Payroll Administrator, you will work within the Expenses and Overtime team which forms part of the Payroll Department. You will be responsible for the accurate processing of a high volume of transactions on a weekly and monthly basis and will be committed to providing a customer focused service to your SSE colleagues.

Your role will involve ensuring that employee expense claims are claimed correctly in line with the Expense Reimbursement Procedure and that Overtime, Standby and Incentive submissions are processed in a timely manner.

You will be required to support on the other administration tasks relating to employee record maintenance and bank account administration and will embrace a culture of cross-skilling.

We are committed to continuously improving the way we work and as part of your role you'll be expected to actively seek out opportunities to work more efficiently and to improve the service provision of the team as well as contributing to the production of robust procedures.

What do I need?

You will be organised and methodical with the ability to work to tight weekly and monthly deadlines.

You will have experience of working with numbers and across multiple computer systems.

Experience of working in a payroll or expenses function is essential.

You should have previous experience of using a Payroll and Expenses system and Oracle payroll experience would be advantageous.

You should have strong Microsoft Excel skills as this is crucial to this role and have a good working knowledge of Office 365.

Additionally, you should have a proven track record of providing great customer service.

Please be aware if you are successful, you'll be required to complete our pre-employment screening process before joining SSE.

Our Benefits

Were committed to ensuring we offer our people a great place to work, with competitive salary, contributory pension plan and benefits package. Why not watch our short employee benefits video to see what else is on offer?

Next Steps

For more information about this role, or to discuss any adjustments you require to submit your application please get in touch with sse.

About SSE

We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if its not safe, we don't do it'.

SSE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.