Payroll Manager

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salary £30,000 Salary


job type Permanent

Exciting opportunity for a Payroll Manager to join a prestigious educational trust. Seeking a Payroll Manager to provide payroll subject matter expertise and governance across the Trust, working within a central HR team.  

As Payroll Manager you will:  

  • Provide sound advice on payroll and related terms and conditions across both the trust and academy leisure
  • Ensure compliance and governance, supporting HR colleagues.
  • Build and maintain a professional relationship with our external payroll providers
  • Strong working relationships with HR and finance colleagues in core and across the trust
  • Lead on the implementation and roll out of a new payroll provider.  
  • The base location will be in the Sawtry area.

The Payroll manager they are looking for will have:  

  • Demonstrable payroll experience gained in an education setting           
  • Knowledge of HR processes and integrated HR/Payroll systems.  
  • Working knowledge of EPM pay portal or a similar external payroll portal           
  • An understanding of support staff and teachers’ terms and conditions (Green and Burgundy Books)

The Benefits as Payroll Manager will be:


  • Generous employer contributions to Pension Schemes           
  • Free on-site parking           
  • Eyecare vouchers           
  • Access to a free Employee Assistance Programme, offering mental health and wellbeing support to staff           
  • Cycle to work scheme           
  • Reduced staff membership to the facilities at Academy Leisure, Sawtry           
  • Free tea and coffee making facilities           
  • Generous sick pay and annual leave

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