Vacancy Details

Payroll Officer

Barrow in Furness
up to £20,365 pro rata of £25,457
Expiry date:

Job Description and Person Specification.pdf


Located on the edge of the Lake District, Furness College is the largest FE College in Cumbria offering an extensive range of courses with a particular emphasis on technical learning, apprenticeships and Higher Education, in addition to the broadest A’ level offer in Cumbria. We are a community of staff dedicated to creating a positive and inclusive environment for all.

We offer:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Generous annual leave
  • Flexi scheme
  • Family friendly policies
  • Fantastic facilities and resources
  • Training opportunities
  • Free onsite parking
  • Onsite gym
  • Funded Flu vaccinations
  • Funded eye tests
  • A great working environment!

Payroll Officer

We are looking for a highly organised individual who can work to strict deadlines with accuracy to carry out the processing of the college’s monthly payroll.The post holder will be responsible for the day to day coordination of Payroll processes and procedures, and will need to be up to date with relevant legislation (pensions, HMRC etc).

It is essential that the Payroll Officer has excellent IT skills, with the ability to input and manage information on various computer systems.This role requires great attention to detail and the ability to communicate internally and externally with a number of different stakeholders.Assisting the finance team with other ad hoc tasks will also form part of the

Salary: up to £20,365 pro rata of £25,457
Hours: 28 hours per week (flexible work pattern available)
Tenure:  Permanent
Annual Leave: 30 days, plus bank holidays and Christmas closure period (pro rata)
Closing Date: Wednesday 24th July, 12 noon
Interview Date: Tuesday 6th August

For a full list of tasks and responsibilities please access the full Job Description and Person Specification on our recruitment site