Accounts & Payroll Assistant

Full-time – Part Time, Accounts & Payroll Assistant

New Opportunity

Hills Salvage & Recycling Ltd are the UK’s leading Vehicle Recycling Company, based in Skelmersdale, Lancashire. Due to continued expansion of the business, we are looking to recruit a professional and trustworthy Accounts/Payroll Assistant to join our Head Office team, based at our Headquarters in Skelmersdale, Lancashire.

The key responsibilities for payroll assistant would include the following:

  • Essential experience in Sage 50 Payroll
  • Processing payroll weekly & fortnightly using Sage 50 Payroll
  • Payroll Correspondence and administration
  • Payroll queries
  • Assisting with Recruitment & Inductions
  • Manage HR training Portal
  • Assist and support departmental Managers
  • Previous HR Experience

The key responsibilities for accounts assistant would include the following:

  • Manage key customer accounts
  • Credit Control
  • Purchase ledger
  • Purchase Order / Purchasing assistant
  • Bank Reconciliation and bank payments
  • Reports on debtors and creditors
  • Working with third party software packages. Training provided

Essential Skills Required:

  • Proficient in using Sage 50 Accounting and Sage 50 Payroll
  • Windows Microsoft knowledge essential, proficient in Excel
  • Excellent people management skills with the ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Attention to detail and accuracy essential.
  • Prepared to work in a fast-paced office environment
  • Friendly and reliable individual with a positive, enthusiastic and ‘can-do’ attitude to work

This role will suit someone with high levels of energy and ambition, who is extremely reliable and self-motivated, can demonstrate flexibility and is capable of working with a degree of autonomy, able to communicate with customers and colleagues at all times and in a professional manner.

Type of Position:

Job Hours:  40 Hours per week -Working Days:  Monday – Friday Hours of Work:  08:45 – 17:15.

Rate of Pay:  Competitive – Negotiable / Dependant on Experience

Flexibility can be offered on the payroll element of the role. Applicants suitable only for the payroll element of the role please enquire. Flexible hours would be considered.