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Payroll Team Leader - Bristol

£30,000 - £35,000 - Accountancy / Finance
Ref: 1288 Date Posted: Friday 26 Apr 2019
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We are looking for an experienced Payroll professional to lead the Payroll team. The successful applicant will be responsible for managing a team of 7 Payroll Administrators that provide variable pay for circa 7000 employee’s. The Payroll Team Leader will be responsible for delivering team performance to meet or exceed service level agreements and key performance indicators, resolve any incidents or issues that arise and drive a continual level of service improvement across operational processes. The Payroll Team Leader will be responsible for pay, benefits and more.

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Reporting to the Payroll Manager, you will ensure the day to day running of the Payroll department is smooth, efficient and effective whilst processing pay for the UK team of 7000 employees
  • Audit any changes to staff records ensuring they are correct and calculations are in line with relevant legislation
  • Plan alongside the Payroll Manager the year ahead, how to implement legislation changes, how to maintain best practice and assist in the training of the team both current and new
  • Liaise with external agencies like HMRC and the Department of Work and Pensions on complex payroll matters

What you need to succeed in this role:

  • A real problem solver with the confidence to make decisions in the Payroll Managers absence
  • Strong organisation skills with meticulous attention to detail to be able to spot even the smallest of errors
  • Management skills within a payroll function are essential and ideally, CIPP qualified
  • A professional manner to be able to deal with sensitive situations and experience working with high volumes of staff

Please call Sejal Hampson on 0117 369 9000 or click APPLY!