Payroll Manager
  • Job title:Payroll Manager
  • Location:Guildford
  • Job Level:Manager
  • Business Area:Payroll
  • Contract Type:Permanent
  • Ref number:AZ01524

Azets

Payroll Manager

Location: Guildford (hybrid)


Are you looking to take the next step on your journey? Do you want to be part of an international family whose vision is “To make their services smarter, more effective, and more personal every day”? If yes, then you could be our next investment! At Azets, you're in control of your career and with our support this will make us even stronger, together.

Our motto when it comes to career development is “Your Journey, Your Voice, Your Success".

Azets is an award winning leading firm of Accountants and Business Advisers operating across the UK, Nordics and the USA. We are a family of over 6,500 employees and work across 100 offices in the UK alone. We have seen dramatic growth in recent years which has made us the 9th largest accountancy firm in the UK, and we are over the moon to have been awarded Accountancy Firm of the Year in the FD Excellence Survey 2020. As a result of this growth, we are now looking to invest in our skills set even further!

The role

For us, the personal attributes of each of our employees is what makes us authentic in the marketplace. We look for people who can not only collaborate with peers but can also bring their own voice to the table. We want people who are dynamic in their approach and respectful of other people’s opinions. We're looking for someone who wants to join a family of like-minded individuals and be more than just a team member.

As part of your role as Payroll Manager you will lead a team of Payrollers, with differing levels of experience, to ensure an efficient and professional service to your clients. You will collaborate with office partners/directors on payroll related issues and participate in internal office meetings.   

  

You will be responsible for the overall performance of each staff member, ensuring appraisals and training are provided, as well as promoting clear communication within the team.  You will manage the day to day workflow and distribution of client portfolios, ensuring all deadlines for BACS and 3rd party report uploads/payments are met.   

  

We are looking for someone who has previous management experience with excellent verbal and written communication skills. You must have the ability to manually calculate a payroll and in depth understanding of processing payroll as well as end to end Payroll experience ideally with a CIPP Foundation degree qualification. Experience using STAR and working in a Bureau experience would be highly desirable.

A note from the hiring manager;

"You will be joining a forward-thinking, progressive payroll team with a supportive and friendly atmosphere. The role provides an exciting opportunity for a talented Payroll Manager to become involved in a diverse and interesting client portfolio, working together with other payroll teams in the South region.

What's in it for you?

  • Pension - Looking after your future self when it’s time to step back and relax.
  • 25 days annual leave + bank holidays + an extra day off on your Birthday! – Time to focus on your family and what’s important to you. Where will your precious time take you?
  • Lead Incentive Scheme – We offer generous financial rewards for helping Azets to grow our new client portfolio
  • Enhanced Parental + Family leave - We want Azets to be a place where you can plan both a career and a family
  • Agile Working – We’re on a mission to give you back your time.
  • Life Assurance – 4 x times salary, our family is important to us, and so is yours.
  • Employee Referral Bonus – We’re always looking for talented individuals to join our family.
  • Employee Benefits Portal – Cashback and vouchers on everyday purchases.
  • Extensive Learning & Development Opportunities – Continuous development and support not only for your professional qualifications but also for your personal goals and aspirations, so we can grow together.
  • Opportunity to attend social events – Time to stop, pause and have fun.
  • Career Coaching – Better never stops. Sharing our time to make the best use of yours.
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