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Job role: Payroll Officer (Junior)

Location: North Killingholme, North Lincolnshire

C.RO Ports wish to recruit a Payroll Officer to work within the HR and Payroll department of our busy and expanding Ro-Ro Terminal and group of companies. The ideal candidate either has relevant experience in a similar role or is a starter with a relevant qualification. Candidates must have a flexible, professional and pro-active approach to work.

The main requirements of this role will be to prepare and process together with the Senior Payroll Officer the monthly payrolls across 8 UK companies (including an Irish payroll) in line with their various terms and conditions ensuring all payments are accurate and made on time. Additionally, the role involves administration of pension arrangements and making monthly third party payments linked to payroll/pensions. Reports to all levels of management is also an element of the role as well as liaison/communication with employees in dealing with queries or providing information.

The successful post-holder will have:

  • Previous relevant payroll experience, or a relevant academic qualification
  • Working knowledge of payroll processes, procedures and systems, or willingness to acquire these skills through on-the-job and external payroll training
  • Up to date knowledge of HMRC PAYE requirements/statutory payments/reporting deadlines
  • A high attention to detail to ensure accuracy
  • Excellent IT (excel), communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and use initiative
  • Ability to work with discretion

In return we offer a competitive salary, and benefits including potential for hybrid / remote working arrangements. On-the-job training will be provided and external training opportunities are available.

If you wish to apply, please submit an up to date/comprehensive CV, and covering letter, to HR Department, C.RO Ports Killingholme Ltd, Haven House, Clough Lane, North Killingholme, DN40 3JS or by email to

Closing date for applications is 7th January 2022.

We are an equal opportunities employer.