Payroll Technician

Are you looking for a new challenge? Would you like to be part of a professional team, responsible for the payroll and pension functions of two police Forces? If so, Dorset Police and Devon & Cornwall Police are seeking to recruit a temporary Payroll Technician.

Starting salary is £23,331 rising to £24,156 per annum within 6 months of appointment, subject to satisfactorily completion of probation period (pro rata for part time working).

A pay award is pending.

The role involves:

Interpreting data, performing calculations, coding, and updating the payroll system.
Dealing with all payroll and pension queries from police officers and members of staff.
Dealing with external requests for payroll information.

such as mortgage requests, CSA queries

What you get if you join us.

A completive salary with an increment after 6 months of being appointed.
24 days a year leave entitlement, with an increase to 29 days after 5 years continuous employment, plus bank holidays.
Company sick pay.
Competitive local government pension scheme.
Hybrid working, with the ability to work remotely at times throughout the working week (once signed off the training plan).
Flexitime, with the ability to undertake your hours flexibly and in line with business need.
Free onsite parking.
Access to subsidised gym membership at our headquarters at Middlemoor in Exeter or Winfrith in Dorset.
Access to the Blue Light Card Scheme for discounts and services.
Access to Group insurance scheme (via salary sacrifice scheme).
Support networks, free Employees Assistance Programme, Occupational Health and wellbeing services.
Development and training opportunities available.
Access to permanent vacancies

What we are looking for from applicants.

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
A commitment to customer service.
Good administrative skills together with high standards of accuracy in a financial environment.
Good planning and organising skills.
Ability to work on own and as part of a team.
Good computer skills, and experience in using software packages including spreadsheets and word processing

If you would like to apply please contact Lewis on 01772 208962.


  • Location: Dorset, England
  • Salary: £12.05 - £12.18 per hour
  • Type: Contract
  • Recruiter: Service Care Solutions Ltd
  • Posted: 18-Nov-2022
  • Posted on: careers4a.com