Payroll Accountant

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Banking Operations

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £25000 - £28000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ben Stark

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


Goodman Masson are looking for a experienced Payroll Accountant to join a growing financial services business based in London.

Key Responsibilities

  • Reviewing and processing on a monthly basis all payroll related accounting entries in the GL
  • including salary, bonuses, partnership distributions, dividends, stock sales and cash breaks.
  • To ensure the integrity of Comp related P&L and Balance Sheet on a timely basis across the EMEA operations of the Group through monthly analytical review and reconciliations.
  • Working closely with HR/Payroll to ensure all relevant information is obtained on a timely basis to help determine correct accounting treatment.
  • Work closely with Senior Compensation Accountant to ensure all Payroll Accounting matters are closed out on a timely basis.
  • Preparation of the RAG reports on a periodic basis.
  • Ensure related FX exposure is managed, controlled and reported on a timely basis.
  • Work closely with counterparts in US/Asia on relevant matters and share best practice.
  • Assist auditors through timely responses to queries.
  • Ensure integrity of confidential name detail information.
  • Being proactive and always keen to champion change by identifying and implementing improvements in the Payroll Accounting process.
  • Support Compensation Accounting Manager on ad-hoc issues.

Skills / Experience Reqired

  • AAT sturdier
  • Payroll background

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