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Trainee Payroll Assistant

University of East Anglia

Norwich, NR4 7TJ

Job Description

Finance, Planning and Governance Division

Trainee Payroll Assistant
Ref: SC4216

£18,852 to £19,623 per annum (Grade 3 with progression to Grade 4)

We have an exciting opportunity for a Trainee Payroll Assistant to join our busy Payroll team. The role has been introduced to assist with the fast paced, day to day administration of monthly payrolls and to support the team in providing excellent customer service in Payroll delivery.

With full support learn how to:
• Calculate payments to staff including statutory payments
• Enter employee information on the payroll system
• Review and process data received from multiple sources
• Deal with payroll queries

The successful candidate will demonstrate organisational and customer service skills, attention to detail and an aptitude and potential for developing in a fast-paced environment.

What we're looking for:
• Good IT skills (Excel, Word and Outlook)
• The ability to work effectively as part of a team
• Excellent Communication Skills
• Attention to detail

This full-time indefinite post is available immediately. You will be expected to carry out the duties and responsibilities as laid out in job description and have the opportunity of following a development framework which will give you the knowledge and attributes, for which, on successful evaluation against the development framework, the Trainee Payroll Assistant will be a skilled Payroll Assistant and receive the appropriate grade for this role.

For more information about the benefits of working at UEA see:

Closing date: 17 August.2022

To apply for this vacancy, please follow the online instructions at:

The University is committed to diversifying its workforce. As examples, we already hold an Athena SWAN Silver Institutional Award in recognition of our advancement towards gender equality. We also have a Vice-Chancellor led Taskforce on Tackling Racism and a Race Equality Charter Working Group which support our work on race equality. Our aim is to submit to the Race Equality Charter in 2024.


£18,852 to £19,623 per annum


Full-Time, 36.25

How to apply