Payroll Officer

We're looking for a Payroll Officer to join our team immediately, working on the outskirts of Chester at Chester Business Park.
Quest Pay Solutions (QPS) is a progressive and exciting business that is growing rapidly. We provide payroll solutions to contractors and recruitment companies.
Getting the team culture right is extremely important to us as we believe a strong culture reflects in the service we provide. It is extremely important that we deliver an honest and accurate service to our customers, so having conscientious people within our business is very important.
  • All aspects of setting up and running a weekly payroll.
  • Processing weekly payments to contractors.
  • You will be managing spreadsheets and assisting with various reporting requirements, therefore a good grasp of Microsoft Excel is desired.
  • You will also need to be calm under pressure, and must be able to work to deadlines.
  • Due to the nature of the work, you should have a strong attention to detail as well as being able to work with precision and accuracy.
Working pattern
We've adopted a hybrid working pattern that allows for a minimum of three days in the office (Wednesday, Thursday and Friday), with the other two days a choice of office or home working.
Working hours are: Monday to Friday, 8.30am - 5.00pm.
Our payroll team typically work on Wednesday for up to two hours after business hours, with time given back on Mondays. The two hours on Wednesdays are worked from home.
We offer an exceptional benefits package to ensure our people are rewarded for the work provided. These benefits include, but aren't limited to the following:
  • Competitive salary
  • Holidays - 24 days annual leave + one day off for your birthday. Holidays increase with service, up to 30 days.
  • Health cash plan - including dental care, optical care, physiotherapy, chiropody, etc.
  • Life insurance - 4x basic salary
  • Charity day - so you can volunteer for a cause important to you
  • Extensive retail discounts
  • The usual company stuff: Company laptop, hybrid working pattern, friendly environment, modern offices, etc.
Cheshire, England, UK