Assistant Finance Officer - Payroll Required

Assistant Finance Officer - Payroll

Job Ref: AFO18/36

Due to retirement an exciting opportunity has arisen to help a leading charity to achieve its vision.

Life Path Trust is a charity dedicated to supporting adults with a learning disability to lead independent lives with opportunity and choice where their rights are respected. They provide a range of services in Coventry and Oxford which help people with a learning disability live their life to the full.

Position: Assistant Finance Officer - Payroll

Location: Coventry, West Midlands (Commutable from Birmingham, Nuneaton, Rugby, Royal Leamington Spa and surrounding areas)

Job type: Full Time, Permanent

Hours: 37 hours per week

Salary: £18,677 per annum

Benefits: Competitive rates of pay - with annual increments; Employer Pension Contributions; 28 days annual leave (including bank holiday) with annual increments (up to a total of 33 days); Flexibility; Excellent Accredited Training; Paid DBS; Childcare Vouchers; Paid Sick Leave.

Closing Date: 16 November 2018

Interview dates: 29 & 30 November 2018

About the role:

We are looking for a practiced Administrator for Payroll with at least 3 years' experience; particularly in using / building advanced excel spreadsheets. You will possess excellent communication skills and have the ability to work unsupervised. The role will be as diverse as the organisation itself as we pride ourselves in developing and investing in experiences to enhance individual's lives.

You will be responsible for maintaining the payroll for the Life Path Trust Group and you will report to the Director of Finance & Development.

About you:

The successful candidate will be keen to take on new challenges and will be proactive in their approach with excellent attention to detail. You will be educated to an A Level standard and ideally a CIPP (Chartered Institute of Payroll & Pension Professionals) qualification and or be a part qualified accountant.

You may have experience of the following: Assistant Finance Officer, Payroll Administrator, Finance Assistant, Accounts Administrator, Payroll Assistant, Payroll Officer, Payroll Clerk, Finance Officer, Finance Administrator etc.

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, please visit our website at, contact HR on 02476 650530

or email

Life Path Trust is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Registered Charity 1013242