Global Payroll Consultant

16 May 2018
23 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

A senior payroll candidate from a professional services background

Your new company
A Top 10 Practice firm based in central Reading

Your new role

The primary responsibility is to manage the day to day project delivery for high profile global clients. This role will be the first point of escalation and therefore be expected to demonstrate proactive identification of issues. Day to day duties include:-

  • Manage day to day ongoing projects, dealing with escalations & queries
  • Review check point reports from project executives & administrators
  • Report regularly to payroll project manager
  • Manage & ensure adherence to project governance
  • Build up strong relationships with clients & in country teams
  • Responsible for non-complex payroll transition programmes
  • Review costs v budgets on projects and report to project manager
  • Assist in payroll bids & presentation during bid process
  • Lead portal team meetings, on job education & training as required
  • Maintain contract file & update with any contract amendments
  • Review & sign off on central invoicing, raise invoices and agree with Project Manager
  • Review & audit client service processes regularly working towards continuous improvement

What you'll need to succeed

  • At least 2 years' experience in a payroll environment
  • Fluency in IT applications e.g. Microsoft Office and related platforms
  • Attention to detail and numeric skills
  • Knowledge of international payroll & compensation, social security and tax issues is preferable
  • Ability to work independently, prioritize and manage multiple projects in addition to day to day activities.
  • Flexibility and a willingness to undertake additional tasks, as required
  • CIPP qualification an advantage
  • Prince2 qualified or equivalent would be an advantage
  • Languages useful but not necessary, Spanish preferred

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