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Council Job Vacancies

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Job title:
Payroll & Pensions Officer
Job reference:
Corporate Services
Scp 05 06
From: 18,795 per annum To: 19,171.00 per annum
37 hours per week
Closing date:


An opportunity exists to join the Corporate Payroll team based within the Human Resources Service of the Council.

The postholder will assist the Payroll Manager in delivering a professional Payroll/Pension service to the Council, who employ approximately 6000 people.

Your role will involve the provision of administrative and operational duties as part of a small team, in relation to the Local Government Pension Scheme, Teachers Pension Scheme and payroll functions within the Council.

You must be prepared to work in a busy and demanding environment and possess excellent written, mathematical and verbal communication skills. Previous experience within Financial, HR/Payroll or pensions enrolment would be an advantage.

Council employees are required to abide by the ethical standards embodied by the 7 NOLAN principles of conduct in public life. These include selflessness, integrity, objectivity, accountability, openness, honesty and leadership

For an informal discussion please contact Jakobb Yates, Senior Payroll & Pensions Officer on 01744 673269 or Sarah Myers, Corporate Payroll Manager on 01744 673266.

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