Payroll Specialist

40000 - 55000 per year Permanent Cork City
07/09/2019 Ref: 2231
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One of Ireland’s fastest growing professional services firms have engaged Barden to identify a Payroll Specialist to join their team of high-calibre professionals. You will have the opportunity to build and develop new client relationships where you will use your in-depth payroll knowledge to advise on domestic and international payroll.


  • Utilising payroll knowledge to support clients in project engagements on domestic and international payroll e.g. payroll provider transitions, payroll process reviews, audits and short-term staff shortages;
  • Supporting clients in assignments to design tailor made solutions;
  • Maintain and develop existing and new client relationships to ensure our partnership is real;
  • Onsite and offsite client support with delivery of their domestic and international payrolls;
  • Dealing with day to day client employee queries on domestic and international payrolls;
  • Administrative responsibility, management and accurate record keeping of client queries; and
  • Other such duties in connection with payroll processing, issue resolution and client relations as may arise from time to time.


  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a payroll processing role;
  • A detailed knowledge of payroll processing including benefits administration and statutory payroll regulations;
  • Detailed understanding of all payroll stakeholders and their needs;
  • Excellent computer skills (MS Office) including a very high level of excel skills;
  • High level of attention to detail and strong initiative;
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines consistently, and to take ownership of role;
  • Strong communication skills with excellent report writing skills.
  • Experience managing/leading a team; and
  • Experience in delivery of payrolls for clients.

Working across all business types, but exclusively within the accounting, finance & tax community, Barden exists to share bespoke advice, guidance and support to professionals along each step of their career journey.


In Barden we’re the experts in accounting and tax recruitment; the people finance professionals speak with before they start looking for a job. Make sure you get expert advice from Barden first – your future is just too important to leave to chance.

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