Current Vacancies

HR & Payroll Assistant (P/HPA)



£20,000 - £22,000/annum

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- North West England -- Lancashire -- Preston

Job Type

20 May 2022

This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of a small team within our family owned, award winning, manufacturing company based in Preston! This position could be part time or full time depending on experience. There are lots of benefits working at Plumbs including;

  • 24 days holiday + bank holidays (pro rata if part-time)
  • Early finish on Friday
  • Secure onsite free parking
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Company Sick Pay Scheme
  • Onsite subsidised canteen
  • Organised social activities
  • Life assurance
  • Annual bonus for First Aiders
  • Long service awards
  • Free eye tests for VDU users

This role is office based and the hours are negotiable to suit the right candidate.

Plumbs has been designing and producing quality made-to-measure furniture covers and curtains for over 60 years and with the continued development of our furniture re-upholstery service, we are now firmly established as the UK’s leading re-upholsterer.

Due to the business diversification and growth, we are recruiting for a HR & Payroll Assistant reporting directly to the HR & Payroll Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for assisting across a wide range of administration duties.

You HR & Payroll Assistant role will include assistance and/or responsibility with the following tasks:

  • Recruitment process
  • Inductions
  • End to end processing of employees - new starters through to leavers
  • Organising Company events
  • Collating information for board reports
  • Processing weekly payroll
  • Resolving payroll queries
  • Knowledge of SAGE 50 Payroll is desirable but not essential
  • Other ad hoc duties as required

Experience & qualities required for the HR & Payroll Assistant Role

  • Bags of initiative and 'can do' attitude!
  • 1+ years working in a busy HR or Payroll department
  • Integrity and confidentiality essential
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal & written
  • Experience working to deadlines
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel

If you feel you are suitable for the HR & Payroll Assistant position, please apply now.

Contact information

Plumbs have been established for over 50 years and specialise in producing quality Made-to-Measure Loose Furniture Covers, Curtains and Reupholstery.
Brookhouse Mill, Old Lancaster Ln, Preston PR1 7PZ
Tel: 01772 838 301

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