Payroll Set-Up Consultant (UK)

  • Location

    Surrey, England

  • Sector:

    FMCG / Consumer Goods

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £400 - £450 per day + Fully Remote

  • Contact:

    John O´Brien

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:

    April 2022

Payroll Set Up Consultant (UK) - £400/£450 Day rate - 6 month FTC - Fully remote

A leading Consumer currently seek an experienced Payroll Consultant who can run, drive and lead a payroll implementation for 350 UK employees over to a new entity.

Reporting into a Global Payroll Consultant you will be a subject matter expert in payroll system implementations and ideally have experience with ADP/Cloudpay/Workday. You will ideally have a background in payroll too.

Please note that this role can also be fully remote.

The role

  • The role is to support the configuration and testing of a new payroll (Cloudpay) for a total pf 350 employees
  • The role would then operate the payroll for three months after go-live, before handing over to a BAU Payroll Manager
  • Important: The configuration has already begun

Required skills

  • Must be familiar with operating a UK payroll, including an hourly paid industrial workforce
  • Experience in setting up new payroll systems, preferably with a global provider
  • Must be familiar with completing data transfer templates, testing and calendar development
  • Experience of using any of the following systems would be advantageous: ADP, Cloudpay, Workday
  • Experience of developing and documenting operational procedures would also be beneficial

To be considered for this role you must have the relevant skill-set and reach along with being able to start a 6 month assignment as of April 2022.

The SR Group (UK) Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.