Apprentice Payroll Administrator SELLICK PARTNERSHIP LIMITED

Highly motivated Apprentice Administrator required to join the payroll team of a market-leading professional services recruitment firm. Sellick Partnership is a well-established leading professional services recruitment specialist operating across seven offices nationwide.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 04 Dec 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, between 9.00am - 5.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    16 Months

  • Possible start date

    08 Dec 2023

  • Date posted

    09 Nov 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Reporting to the Head of Finance, you will take on a variety of responsibilities whilst working alongside a strong team who will provide superb on the job training on their internal payroll system. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is looking for a role working in a fast paced, constantly evolving sector.

This role presents a fantastic opportunity for anyone looking to begin a career in payroll. The successful candidate will be joining a great team who provide exceptional accounts and payroll support to their growing specialist professional services recruitment business.

Main Duties:

  • Importing timesheet and spreadsheet data into the payroll system
  • Processing contractor invoices, holiday pay and candidate advance payments
  • Dealing with contractor payroll queries and working closely with our recruitment consultants to deliver a high standard of customer service
  • Setting up new starters and ensuring their right to work compliance
  • Submitting contractor payment and compliance reports to the company

Company Benefits:

  • Medicash company health plan
  • Medicash Extras (Including: cinema, holiday and shopping discounts/ offers)
  • Three 5* staff events a year including annual team building trip away!
  • Hybrid working week structure - opportunity to use office space as much as you want to reduce household bills, plus home working available
  • Tailored and specific support from manager and access to training in order to help you reach full potential
  • Availability to food and drink in all offices (Fresh fruit, breakfast, snack bars and much more)
  • Access to a confidential financial advisor for all employees
  • 33 days holiday a year (Including bank holidays) plus up to 5 additional days, in line with length of service
  • Wellness Weekdays with extended lunch hours
  • Bike 2 Work scheme, saving up to 42% on the cost of a new bike
  • Achievement bonuses from our wheel of success
  • Early finish Friday
  • Interest-free loans available
  • Car-pool sharing
  • Paid time off for charitable commitments
  • Working with a great team and a brilliant culture

The head office in Manchester currently has a fantastic opportunity for an Apprentice Administrator within their contractor payroll team, working on a full time basis in order to pay 1400+ workers each week.

The training you will be getting

  • Business Administrator Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard 
  • Blended on/off the job training and location to be confirmed

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Hardworking and ambitious apprentices can progress with the business to become a administration.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-4/A*-C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Math (Grade 9-4/A*-C) Essential

Things to consider

Damar is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our apprentices and expects our employer partners to share this commitment and to take appropriate steps to ensure that learning takes place in a safe, healthy and supportive environment.

About the employer

Sellick Partnership are officially a Great Place to Work®, and the secret to their success is the people that they employ. They offer an unrivalled training and development programme ensuring you have the support, experience and skill set to achieve your goals - creating a platform to really make a difference by providing a tailored and compassionate approach to recruitment.




Queens Court

24 Queen Street


M2 5HX

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Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience


Lina Semcenko


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 04 Dec 2023