HR & Payroll Assistant (Human Resources)

Dorchester, Dorset, England
£10.47 to £11.4/Hour
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June 30, 2022

HR & Payroll Assistant (Human Resources)

Dorchester, Dorset

Temporary contract until 30th September 2022 – Could be extended

£10.47ph increasing to £11.40ph after 12 weeks

Monday to Friday

09:00am to 17:00pm

37 hours per week

Immediate start available

TO APPLY CALL 01305 239239 Mon to Friday 8am to 5pm



Our client Dorset Council is seeking a HR & Payroll Assistant to join them on a temporary basis. You will be based at County Hall, Dorchester. You will be working within the Human Resources department. This team is responsible for ensuring HR matters and payroll are processed accordingly and within a time frame. You must have Level 3 certificate in Personnel or Payroll practice or equivalent.

  • Input a range of HR, payroll, travel/expenses and pensions related information into
  • the HR/Payroll system
  • Work directly with managers to ensure that organisational structures in the council’s
  • HR/Payroll system are up to date
  • Provide advice, guidance and information to managers, employees and other
  • customers, across a wide range of HR related matters as the first point of contact
  • within the service
  • Work collaboratively with HR & OD colleagues to deliver an integrated service for the
  • benefit of customers

Within your CV, you must show evidence of the following skills:

  • Evidence of previous experience in a similar role must be shown within CV.
  • Level 3 certificate in Personnel or Payroll practice or equivalent
  • Administrative processes
  • Use of ICT office systems or similar
  • Understanding of the importance of accurate record keeping in HR Payroll support service delivery
  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to interpret and apply procedures
  • Ability to prioritise workload and work to deadlines
  • Good standard of numeracy


Candidates must hold:

  • Passport or Birth Certificate with proof of National Insurance
  • 2 years previous employment reference history

In line with the requirements of the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. As part of the recruitment process, you will be asked to provide documented evidence of eligibility.

City Centre Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer.

City Centre Recruitment is acting as an employment business in relation to HR & Payroll Assistant (Human Resources)

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