Head of Payroll

Head of Payroll

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  • Sector:

    Finance Clerical

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Danielle Coleman

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  • Contact phone:

    0115 9222240

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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The Head of Payroll is responsible for managing the team and associated deliverables, including accurate and timely processing of payroll, internal and external reporting and ensuing compliance with relevant legislation.
Your main responsibilities will be:
  • Manage the day-to-day payroll function to provide an efficient, compliant payroll department.
  • Responsible for the accurate and timely processing of the payroll function, including all aspects of a payroll department.
  • Submission of all payroll data to HMRC and other third parties are adhered to, in line with current legislation and future legislative changes.
  • Development of the current payroll system to ensure that time critical objectives are achieved and that robust processes and controls are constantly reviewed and updated accordingly.
  • Ensure GDPR is applied to all financial and non-financial data; including all payroll systems and employee data is secure and compliance is achieved against internal and external standards.
  • Provide the businesses with operational and management data to support the management and objectives of the business.
Ideal candidate profile:
  • Experienced in dealing with multiple different T&C's across different organisations.
  • A qualified Payroll practitioner (CIPP) with a number of years experience running a large payroll office.
  • Up to date with past and present payroll legislation impacting large organisations.

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