Payroll job roles and responsibilities
With so many sectors and different types of jobs in payroll, there is no such thing as a traditional career route. However, many people still do take a traditional route from payroll administrator to director. The pages below provide an overview of the roles and responsibilites at each level.
Payroll/pensions administrator is the entry point for many people into the industry
Payroll officers still do admin work but have more responsibilities, such as client management.
Payroller managers manage their team of experienced payroll administrators to ensure the department is running smoothly