HR & Payroll Administrator

 Location: Edinburgh
 Salary: £12.00 per hour + holiday pay
 Job type: Temporary
 Closes: closed

Meraki Talent is currently recruiting for a skilled HR & Payroll Administrator on a temporary basis for an initial period of 8 months, on behalf of our client, a prestigious global investment house based in the city centre.  This role sits within HR and provides support on all pay and benefits related queries across the entire UK & International workforce.  Our client is looking for a candidate who is able to demonstrate strong analytical skills, a strong focus on customer service, the ability to communicate with senior stakeholders and a keen interest in pursuing a career within HR.

Responsibilities of the HR & Payroll Administrator:

  • Collating, inputting and submitting information to payroll relating to; starters, leavers, changes, benefits etc. for monthly and weekly payroll
  • Producing management information and reporting
  • Processing P45 requests
  • Processing payslips
  • Coordinating diaries and booking meetings using MS Outlook
  • Providing administration support to the wider HR team
  • Ensuring CRM systems are kept updated

Background of the HR & Payroll Administrator:

  • Prior HR & Payroll Administration experience
  • Prior experience of working within a shared services environment
  • MS Excel, Outlook, Word and Oracle experience
  • Team player
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly organised

To be considered for this vacancy you must meet the full criteria above.  Due to the high numbers of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Is this job for you? Sarah wants: Administration, Payroll, MS Excel, MS Outlook, Oracle, HR, Financial Services, Investments. Fast Paced, Deadline Driven

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Meraki Talent values diversity in our own workforce and we actively support our clients to build diverse and inclusive workplaces. For all our roles, both internal and those on behalf of our clients, we welcome enquiries from everyone

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Associate Director - Business Support

Sarah Galley


Sarah is one of the founding members of Meraki Talent and specialises in business support recruitment, covering a range of temporary, contract and permanent roles for office support, HR support and customer operations. Sarah really enjoys delivering a fully consultative approach to her candidates/ clients; providing career guidance, advice on CV layout/content, conducting interview preparation coaching, drafting job descriptions and providing market intel/salary bench marking. With 17 years’ experience recruiting throughout Edinburgh and central Scotland, she is known as the “go to” person for executive PA and EA hiring.