Global Payroll Specialist – £20.84ph

Our client based in Speke are currently recruiting for a Global Payroll Specialist to join their HR department.

This is a temporary role for 9 months, possibly longer paying £20.84ph.


Managing and Processing end to end Payroll for UK and additional EMEA countries;

  • Ensures payroll is processed with speed and accuracy
  • Serves as liaison to department leads and third-party payroll vendors to ensure payroll processing accurately reflects company specific pay policies
  • Carries out validation of payroll and is responsible for final reconciliation and approval
  • Support with all required third party payroll system implementations and upgrades
  • Interprets pay policies, (e.g., vacation, LOA, disability, workers compensation, union contracts, government regulations, withholding exemptions, etc.) and ensures appropriate amounts/deductions are calculated and applied to the various accounts correctly
  • Verifies compliance with statutory payroll requirements; stays current with changes in the law
  • To assist with audits of internal records, workers compensation, tax filings and related documentation where required
  • Where changes are made to the process, to update payroll process documentation

Key Skills/Experience:

  • Ability to take over responsibility for the processing of monthly payrolls
  • Experience of handling integration files from HMRC & Benefits software to Payroll providers
  • Thorough understanding of Shared Service environment
  • Able to plan and build payroll calendars
  • High level of Excel
  • Able to manage relationships with external payroll vendors
  • Experience with managing the update of process documentation
  • Year End exposure – PSA, P11D, P60
  • Experience with Payroll alignment to HR & Benefits policy
  • Experience with additional country payroll
  • 7+ years’ experience in Payroll

Additional Experience/Skills (Not essential):

  • ADP
  • BA/BS degree preferred.
  • Workday Payroll
  • CIPP qualification preferred

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