Payroll Systems Specialist Job

London (Greater)
At least £120.00
30 Nov 2017
13 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Payroll Systems Specialist Job - North Greenwich - Till' June 2018 - £120.79 day rate (inside IR35)

Your new company
This role is within a public sector organisation. The role is to ensure that SAP R3 is capable of regularly producing accurate, compliant payroll and is maintained to a standard that enables the organisation to meet its company and statutory obligations.

Your new role
The post holder will be responsible for ensuring the resolution of system errors/warnings and queries arising from each payroll run and escalate where necessary and liaise to resolve any problems and ensure non repetition of errors and warnings. Other duties will involve providing technical help and backup during the processing of payroll as well as continual monitoring and improving of the payroll system and the processes including regular data integrity validation. The successful post holder will also assist in developing plans for the testing of all SAP R3 software releases to prove accuracy and reliability prior to transfer to the live production system and thoroughly test and upgrades and amendments and software fixes to the payroll area of SAP software.

What you'll need to succeed
The post holder needs to demonstrate excellent knowledge of payroll cycle from start to end. Excellent communication skills are highly desirable combined with detailed and practical knowledge of statutory legislation pertinent to Income Tax (PAYE), National Insurance, OSP, SMP, SSP and SAP, and company pensions schemes. If successful the post holder will collaborate with internal stakeholders to ensure all SAP payroll area is for purpose. Also you need to demonstrate extensive experience of project managing the end to end testing of all payroll related SAP software change releases and fixes.

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