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Payroll Administrator - Remote

  • Location: Cavan, County Cavan, Ulster, Ireland
  • Job Type:Temporary

Our client, a leading Global Healthcare company in Cavan, is seeking a Payroll Administrator on a six-month contract. This is a remote working opportunity.

Primary Function

  • Perform daily payroll operations and manage workflow to ensure all payroll transactions are processed accurately and timely

  • The Payroll Administrator is responsible for consulting any SOP’s for any job task he/she may carry out and ensure they fully understand and adhere to the SOP.

  • Extract base hours and overtime hours per employee.

  • Process accurate and timely monthly, year-end and adhoc reporting for payroll related transactions as required.

  • Input data to computer and pay employees on a weekly basis in line with Abbott Policies and Procedures.

  • Maintain attendance and sickness records for employees and report as required.

  • Pay all payroll deductions monthly (P.A.Y.E., P.R.S.I., B.I.K., Social Club) and pay P.A.Y.E./P.R.S.I. within relevant deadline.

  • Complete relevant revenue returns on a monthly and annual basis.

  • Maintain deduction lists, annual leave balances, service leave days and reduced working week listing on a monthly basis.

  • Maintain good relations with management of all levels within the Plant. 

Major Responsibilities

  • Assist with the plant on any required information.

  • Prepare weekly payroll for all direct and indirect hourly employees.

  • Submit monthly P.A.Y.E. / P.R.S.I. returns.

  • Prepare overtime report (weekly/monthly).

Education Required

  • Leaving Certificate or equivalent.

  • Payroll qualification e.g. IPASS desirable

  • Accounting Qualification desirable


  • 5 years of experience as Payroll Administrator. 

  • Good aptitude with figures.

  • Good computer skills.

  • Proven ability to adapt to changing demands and meet deadlines in a fast paced work environment.

For a confidential discussion and more information on this Payroll Administrator role, please contact Colin Byrne.