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  • Glenrock House,
  • Glenrock Business Park,
  • Ballybane, Galway
  • Job reference number:15443793
  • Client ID:RI/Ex13599
  • Posted on:08-MAY-2019
  • Salary:Range: €15 - €19 per hour.
  • Location:GALWAY
  • Job type:PERMANENT

Payroll Administrator (Galway)

This role reports to the Operations Manager, this role will involve managing weekly and monthly payroll processes for the organisation. The ideal candidate will be detail conscious, professional, organised and methodical. This is a maternity cover position. 39 hours per week.

Ideal Candidate.

A minimum of 5 years experience in a senior high-volume payroll environment.

Proven track record at managing tight turnaround times with ability to meet strict deadlines, without compromise to quality.

Hold a relevant payroll qualification (IPASS preferably).

Possess a detailed knowledge of payroll processing including benefits administration and statutory payroll regulations.

Relevant technical skills including knowledge of the PAYE Modernisation.

Proven organisational skills and track record of attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines.

High degree of numerical accuracy.

Highly organised and efficient with advanced computer skills.

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, highly articulate.


You will be responsible for checking time sheets, checking the accuracy of pay computations, administrating benefit scheme, and making sure all necessary documents are processed on time.

Process weekly and monthly payrolls for employees.

Preparation & reconciliation of statutory returns.

Process starters, leavers and amendments, ensuring accurate employee records are maintained.

Work with the HR team regarding payroll data, employee record maintenance and information requests.

Ensure that compliance requirements (Revenue, Pensions etc.) are dealt with in a timely manner.


This is an attractive opportunity with excellent prospects.

The candidate will be on contract for approx. 12 months, but this may extend.

There is an attractive salary on offer, in the range of €15.00 to €19.00 per hour.

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