Posted 3 weeks ago

£50,000 to £60,000


NSTR is currently partnered with a globally recognised brand based in Manchester who have a new requirement for a Head of Payroll to lead a large payroll department.

Reporting to the HR Director, you will be responsible for managing a team of 9 Payroll Administrators, a Payroll Team Leader and a Payroll Manager processing weekly and four weekly payrolls for over 9000 members of staff.




  • Daily management including, recruitment, 1to1s and appraisals
  • Ensuring accurate delivery of payroll and managing escalated queries
  • Reviewing and amending existing payroll policies
  • Active involvement in continuous improvement throughout the department
  • Recommend, lead and deliver on system implementation 
  • Senior stakeholder management




  • Previous experience leading a payroll department in a strategic capacity
  • Background in delivering a high performing payroll service 
  • Experience working within a shared service centre
  • Ability to communicate and present to senior stakeholders 
  • Use of SAP is beneficial 
  • MCIPP or equivalent membership

Job Features

Job CategoryTransactional Finance

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