Contract type
Permanent full time
1 FTE 35 Hours Per Week
Grade 6 Starting Salary £18,124 - £20,142
Summary description
WEA Have an exciting opportunity for a Payroll Assistant

Payroll Assistant

Location; Nottingham

Permanent: Full Time – 35 hours per week (1 FTE)

Salary: Grade 6

Workers’ Educational Association

We are looking to recruit a Payroll assistant to support a busy team based in Nottingham, this role is available at an exciting time in the WEA’s development, as we strive to take the WEA on a journey to becoming an excellent provider of education for adults.

You will assist in all aspects of the Association’s payroll, pensions and expenses processing and administration. 

The post-holder will ensure timely and accurate processing of the Payroll and expenses tasks and may be required to assist colleagues with general administrative support within the agreed procedures and with appropriate training.

The successful candidate will need to have previous payroll experience, along with excellent numeracy skills and a first-rate knowledge of payroll processing and legislation. You will have good organisational skills, along with the ability to work flexibly and to tight deadlines.

Experience in working with Open Pay payroll and Open Accounts financial software is desirable.

The Workers’ Educational Association (WEA) is an education charity committed to providing access to education and learning for adults from all backgrounds, in particular those who have previously missed out on education.  Over 100 years old, the WEA is today the UK’s largest voluntary provider of adult learning

We offer generous terms and conditions including 30 days holidays, plus bank holidays (pro-rata for part time staff) and pension scheme – subject to eligibility. 

To apply for this role, you will need to submit a covering letter (maximum of 2 pages) which details how you meet the requirements set out in the Job Description and Person Specification together with a summary CV.

Covering letter and CV’s (with relevant job code in the subject heading) should be emailed to recruitment@wea.org.uk


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