As a leading independent firm of Chartered Accountants & Business Advisers, we offer a wide range of career opportunities across various services.

With our offices in Preston and Blackpool easily accessible from the M55, we attract finance professionals from across the North West.

We are committed to investing in professional training and as such are an AAT Accredited Employer and an ACCA Approved Employer.

We are always on the lookout for talented individuals to join the team here, so if you would like to leave your CV to consider for future roles then please email

Payroll Clerk vacancy – Preston office

We would like to invite experienced and enthusiastic payroll clerks and managers to apply to join our in-house payroll bureau, Winckley Payroll Services. This is a very deadline driven job with the successful candidate being required to work closely with the other team members to ensure a high service is given to clients. An organised, ‘team player’ will find this role very rewarding. There is a considerable amount of client contact and a good working relationship can be built up.

You will be working in a team of three to complete weekly, four-weekly and monthly payrolls. You will be completing a full payroll process from client submission through to BACS payments and pension uploads. The payroll team completes their own typing and secretarial work.


  • Dealing with all variety of payroll queries – SMP, SSP, SPP, Holiday Pay
  • Ability to manually calculate payroll
  • Excellent knowledge of workplace pension schemes
  • Working as part of a team
  • Organised and professional working manner
  • Good Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word) skills.


  • Payroll bureau experience
  • Sage Payroll Experience
  • Working with a variety of pension providerse

The role would be based at our Preston office, with occasional travel to local clients required where necessary.


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