Payroll Specialist

Category: Human Resources
City: Manchester, England - North West, United Kingdom
Position ID: J1019-2762
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description

Be part of something exciting. Are you ready for the responsibility of working with high-profile clients? Do you want to take your career to the next level as part of a dynamic team that gives you a direct stake in its success? Then come and join us as a Payroll Specialist and start your career with one of the world’s largest IT and Business Outsourcing company’s.

Your future duties and responsibilities

Working as a Payroll Specialist you will be responsible and accountable for the accurate and timely delivery of payrolls as described in the Service Level Agreement (SLA). You will be responsible for the end to end processing of monthly payrolls which include new starters, leavers, contractual changes, HMRC returns, auto enrolment, absences, SSP and SMP.

You will be required to establish and maintain good working partnerships with your own clients and their employees, respond to, and resolve queries within the timescales defined, maintain up-to-date knowledge of payroll legislation and our own CGI bespoke payroll product (once trained). You will be supported through your training by your Payroll Manager with the opportunity to grow and develop your career with CGI.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role

In order to be successful, you will need to be numerate, articulate, with outstanding communication skills and with an eye for detail. Experience of Microsoft Office Suite is preferable. Professional payroll or accountancy qualifications (or relevant experience) will be advantageous.

To apply, you must have the ability to think independently and strive for service excellence, a background in customer service would be an advantage. It would be advantageous if you have Payroll experience working within a fast-paced environment and be able to demonstrate that you are driven and passionate about your work.

CGI is recognised as an exciting environment in which to build a career and is a company we can be proud of. Our members derive their greatest satisfaction from helping our clients succeed and are passionate about supporting the well-being of the communities in which we live and work. We invest in our members professionally and personally, encouraging retention and internal progression. As in previous years, CGI UK has been certified as a Top Employer UK 2019, tangible evidence of how we look after our team!

What you can expect from us

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

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CGI is an equal opportunity employer.