Senior Payroll Manager

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Edinburgh, Midlothian
11 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A Rare opportunity for a Senior Payroll Manager job has become available in Edinburgh

Your new company
Our client are going through a significant transformation project, embarking on a decision in 2015 to move their Payroll and employee benefits operations back in-house. As a result of this our client is looking to recruit a Payroll Project manager with proven experience on data transfer, systems change and payroll management across payroll operations. The Senior Payroll Manager will be responsible for management of a team of 8 alongside business as usual processing on a monthly basis.

Your new role
Our client has over 600 sites with employee payments and often complex calculations will be undertaken as part of the companies benefit scheme. This role would be suited to an experienced senior payroll manager or payroll project specialist with significant experience in a fast paced payroll environment. This role is a unique and challenging position where the senior payroll manager will have the opportunity to lead the transition process of a major Edinburgh employer across to a efficient and effective in house system.

What you'll need to succeed
You will need to have a extensive experience in implementing process improvements and played a key role in implementing data transfer whilst having excellent payroll processing experience. You will be experienced in embedding new procedures and an evolving shared services team with proven ability to share expertise and knowledge across the team. Our client is also moving to a new financial system and therefore this role will be pivotal in developing and testing this process. Due to the nature of change this role will be a 1 year position starting as soon as possible.

What you'll get in return
Candidates looking for a truly unique opportunity within payroll transition are highly recommended to apply.
You will be offered a competitive salary of £50000 - £60,000 + car allowance, pension and other company specific benefits.

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