Payroll Team Leader
Payroll Team Leader- Based Brentwood Essex Up to £24,000 pa plus benefits McColl’s Retail Group are the second largest multiple convenience operator in the UK, comprising of approximately 1600 stores including over 1,200 convenience stores, over 580 post offices and 20 Subway units offering freshly made products daily . We pride ourselves on being at the forefront of neighbourhood retailing and in our stores you will find a wide range of products and services available. With an exciting acquisition program and the recent announcement of our new partnership with Morrison's which will see the relaunch of the much loved and trusted Safeway brand in 2018 ,this really is an exciting time to join us. We are currently looking to recruit a Payroll team Leader. The main purpose of this role is to ensure that all company colleagues are paid accurately and on time, in accordance with current statutory requirements. Reporting to the Payroll Manager the ideal candidate will be fully responsible for the full day to day running of the Payroll Department and will also be required to work to short timescales on occasions. Key Responsibilities Leading and managing a team of payroll clerks Working in partnership with our assigned payroll provider Full responsibility for the accurate payroll of 23,000 colleagues Support the team in the implementation of all payroll processes and routines To ensure the supplementary pay run is actioned in a timely manner Responsible for the accurate delivery of payments made and resolving issues as appropriate To ensure all BACS payments and recalls are actioned The production and distribution of financial reports within the department Suitable candidates must be proficient in the use of Excel and other Microsoft office programmes and possess a good working knowledge of payroll, RTI and TUPE processes. The ability to work within a small team and build good working relationships is imperative along with the ability to work collaboratively with many stakeholders. A professional and confident telephone manner along with the ability to communicate internally and externally are also very important. As well as the salary we offer benefits associated with a large retailing group, including free parking, staff restaurant, pleasant working surroundings and a generous staff discount scheme along with the opportunity to develop your career through our internal Onward and Upward Development Programme. Please note only suitable applicants will be contacted.