Apprentice Payroll Assistant ENGENDA GROUP LIMITED

This role will be integral to the smooth running of our payroll function which looks after workers and employees across our group and its various divisions. You will be at the forefront of our head office functions with a great team around you and multiple opportunities to progress and develop quickly within the business.

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Closing date: 06 Jun 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    This salary is based on an hourly rate of £7.49 per hour. Includes 25 days holiday per year. Working hours are Monday to Friday.

  • Working week

    This is an 18 month qualification, however this role will be permanent for the right candidate.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    19 Jun 2023

  • Date posted

    16 May 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The key responsibilities of role are:

  • Support the maintenance of control checklists
  • Maintain excel documents/reports
  • Collect timekeeping data
  • Support the audit & review of information received according to internal procedures
  • Achieve set business deadlines
  • Data processing/inputting for multiple payrolls ensuring accuracy and compliance for payroll and job costing
  • Assist in producing reports for Agencies and PSC’s
  • Assist in producing payroll, finance and commercial reports
  • Escalating queries and data requests appropriately
  • A range of ad-hoc tasks and duties as required
  • Occasional travel to/work from other sites    

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Business Administration Level 3.

Fortnightly attendance at Riverside College.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Permanent role with the company.

Future prospects include Commercial, Payroll or Finance. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Confidentiality, Excel knowledge, Flexible, Willing to travel, Confident


GCSE or equivalent 4 GCSE’s including Maths and English (Grade Grade A*-C (9-4)) Essential

Things to consider

Training will also be provided by the employer on Payroll, SAGE systems and internal processes.

About the employer

Engenda Group provide a full end-to-end suite of services for project delivery to meet client goals and expectations. These include; Engineering & Design, Project Management, Site Services, Manufacturing and Training. Engenda group has formed through careful and selective acquisition, which combined with our impressive organic growth, puts Engenda Group on target to become a market leader in the delivery of outsourced engineering services to multiple market sectors across the UK and Europe. Thanks to a continually increasing workload through our partnership with industry leading clients across the business, we are looking to appoint a trainee payroll assistant to our head office in Runcorn.




Dee House Hampton Court

Manor Park



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Training provider



Joanna Smith

0151 257 2800

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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