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Payroll Liaison Officer

Job Reference: 453-20-A-2838665

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust
New Mill, Saltaire
£21,892 - £24,157 pa, pro rata

Bradford District Care Trust is an award-winning Trust that provides a range of innovative services that have been recognised as best practice nationally. As a provider of care for people of all ages who have mental and/or community health needs we are dedicated to providing a high quality service, close to where people live and as much as possible tailored to an individual’s needs.

The Trust’s purpose is to create connected communities and help people to feel as healthy as they can be at every point in their lives and our vision is to connect people to the best quality care, when and where they need it and be a national role model as an employer and provide our staff with the best place to work.

Everything we do is underpinned by our core values:- We Care, We Listen, We Deliver

We Care - We act with respect and empathy, and always value difference

We Listen - We understand people’s views and respond to their individual needs

We Deliver - We develop and provide excellent services and support our partners

This is an exciting opportunity to join our ward winning Payroll team within the HR/OD/Payroll directorate. Bradford NHS Payroll Services are hosted by Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust providing two individual weekly and three individual monthly payrolls to local NHS Organisations.

As a Payroll Liaison officer you will be responsible, along with other team members for providing front line support to managers, employees, clients and third parties on a range of all payroll matters, including the use of in house electronic systems.

The main job focus is to respond to queries by telephone and email and on occasion in person. It is vital you are confident, self-motivated, organised and have excellent communication skills with the ability to deal with sensitive enquiries in an empathetic manner. A robust knowledge of payroll, statutory and regulatory legislation is crucial.

You will actively contribute to the wider payroll and pensions team by working closely together and keeping an in depth and up to date knowledge of departmental practices.

The ability to work to deadlines and prioritise an ad-hoc workload is also key to this role. This is a full-time role initially working Monday to Friday with some home working.

Closing Date: 24th January 2021

Shortlisting date: 25th and 26th January 2021

Interviews: Week commencing 8st February 2021

For further details please contact:

Beverley Kelly, Service Manager, Email address

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Candidates applying for this vacancy are informed that preference will be given to Trust staff who are currently going through the organisational change process within the Trust and the role may be withdrawn from external candidates on this basis. In the event of this happening the Trust will inform candidates via their email address on NHS Jobs.

We would welcome applicants with lived experience of providing unpaid care and/or support to a family member or friend with a disability, health condition, frailty, mental health problem, addiction or other health and care needs.

We welcome people from all backgrounds and in particular Bradford District Care Trust is keen to reflect the population we serve, we are currently under represented in terms of black and minority ethnic staff. Applications are encouraged from these groups but it must be stressed that selection will be solely on merit and in accordance with the Trust recruitment policy.

We will consider a variety of flexible working arrangements to enable staff to balance their work and homes lives and support staff by offering a range of benefits including nursery facilities. We are also proud to pledge our support to the Armed Forces and hold a Bronze Award in the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme.

We want to understand how you demonstrate the values, skills and knowledge that we are looking for. Please ensure that you read the job description and person specification attached below as this will help you complete your application.

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