Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £21,811.00 - £24,919.00 gross per year
  • Shetland Islands


isement DetailsThe Payroll Officer is responsible on behalf of the Senior Payroll Officer, for assisting processing payroll documentation, for monthly paid employees, in a timely and accurate manner to ensure payment. This requires the Payroll Officer to prioritise their work on a monthly basis. The Payroll Officer requires having knowledge of the CHRIS Payroll System along with an understanding of the various Local Authority Terms & Conditions of Service, and also the legislation that pertains to the administrating of SSP/OSP, SMP/OMP, SPP and Pension Legislation.

More detail is provided in the Job Profile, Person Specification and Conditions of Service Summary attached to the bottom of this advert.

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Additional Information The grade of this post is F/GSalary shown in the advert is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £2,157 per annum (pro rata)This post is career graded - your salary and career progression will depend on your experience and qualificationsPermanent Full Time post for 37.0 Hours per Week, 52.18 weeks per year A relocation package does not apply to this postWe will pay interview expenses from within ShetlandWe are happy to talk flexible working During the application process you are required to give the names of two persons not related to you, who we can contact to provide a reference to support your application.

This post is based at 8 North Ness, Lerwick

For further details relating to this post, please contact: Lesley Simpson, Payroll Supervisor on 01595 744656 or email

If youhave a disability which prevents you from applying online, please call 01595 744032.

  • payroll