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Apprentice Payroll Administrator at Azets GARBUTT & ELLIOTT LLP

Please note the company's name is name AZETS. We have an exciting opportunity for a payroll apprentice to join our growing payroll bureau team. Full support will be provided towards the completion of the Payroll Administrator apprenticeship, together with on-the-job training, guidance, and mentoring.

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Closing date: 28 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, flexi-time. Typically starting 08:30/09:00 and finishing at 17:00/17:30, with a 1-hour lunch break.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    17 Jan 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Main duties will include:

  • Assisting Payroll Executives with weekly, monthly, and fortnightly payroll processing
  • Shadowing members of the team to gain an understanding of the payroll process and legislation requirements
  • Assisting team members with payroll duties

The successful candidate will complete the apprenticeship programme and will gain:

  • The Payroll Standard Qualification
  • Increased payroll knowledge and skillset
  • An understanding of values within the role
  • Ability to implement payroll duties within the payroll team 
  • In-depth knowledge of various software applications

Excellent attention to detail is essential, as is the ability to organise and prioritise your workload so that deadlines are met. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Attention to detail
  • Communication skills
  • IT skills
  • Organisation skills
  • Customer care skills
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Administrative skills
  • Number skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Logical thinking skills

Personal qualities

Team worker.

Desired qualifications

A Level at grade C/4 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English are essential.

Future prospects

Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, we would expect the employee to move into a Payroll Executive role and manage a small portfolio of payroll clients, with ongoing support and assistance from senior members of the team.

Things to consider

The company is now called AZETS.

About the employer

As a Firm of Chartered Accountants & Business Advisors, G+E are passionate, forward thinking, and different in our approach of delivering exceptional client service and support. At the heart of everything we do is our team who make G+E the company it is.

We offer our apprentices support every step of the way with their studies and development, and we're very proud that the majority of our manager level team completed their training with us and have seen their careers flourish at G+E.




Triune Court

Monks Cross Drive


YO32 9GZ

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Mbkb Ltd


Nicki Bevan 07494596865

Level 3 Payroll Administrator apprenticeship standard.

A 100% tailored training and assessment program will be delivered to support you throughout your Apprenticeship, topics covered include:

  • Business and customer awareness
  • Payroll core
  • Pensions
  • Technical payroll
  • Regulations and compliance
  • Systems and processes
  • Planning and prioritisation
  • Analysis skills
  • Using systems and processes
  • Producing quality and accurate information and reports
  • Team working/collaboration

Apprenticeship standard

Payroll administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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