UK Payroll Specialist

Full-time, UK Payroll Specialist role at a global oil and gas company based in the Surrey/SW London area

Your new company

A leading oil and gas company with offices based in Surrey on the edge of SW London. Providing heat, light and mobility to consumers across the world, they operate in Europe, North and South America, Australia, Asia and Africa. They have embarked on a commitment to Net Zero and are investing in renewable energy projects. They are looking for a payroll specialist to join their team on a full-time, temp basis (2-3 months with possibility to go perm!) and with hybrid working.

Your new role

As the payroll specialist, you will work with the outsourced service provider to ensure gross to net data is prepared and submitted accurately on time, review and verify pre-payroll run data, year-end tasks and Submission of prior year adjustments (EYUs/FPSAs).

Your role will include problem-solving as well as ensuring accurate data with a great knowledge of the end-to-end payroll process. You will carry out manual data entry for statutory payments and other payments like fuel card deductions; manage the overpayments and reclaim process alongside HR team, and answer queries.

You will also play an active role in system improvement, and analyse system integration data, identifying and fixing feed errors.

What you'll need to succeed

  • End-to-end payroll experience, including RTI and an understanding of complex PAYE and NI query resolution
  • Numeracy & analytical thinking
  • Excel skills
  • Risk Management - able to manage less complex ER cases responsibly, identifying, pre-empting and mitigating risk.
  • Solution focused - seeks to identify solutions which will add value to client and/or enhance relationships and ways of working
  • Stakeholder management
  • SAP and Workday knowledge (desirable)
  • CRM systems knowledge (desirable)

What you'll get in return

  • £45k equivalent salary day rate
  • 2-3 months and could go perm!
  • Hybrid working
  • Great exposure at an international brand!

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. #4211525
Click here to access HAYS Privacy Policy, which provides detailed information on how we use and protect your personal information, and your rights in relation to this.


Job Type
Working Pattern
Energy, Utilities & Mining
£185-195/day rate

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Daniel Porteous, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in London-Hammersmith
1st Floor, Unit 30a, The Broadway Centre, Hammersmith Broadway

Telephone: 03330107458

Similar jobs to UK Payroll Specialist

  • Irish Payroll Specialist

    Payroll specialist position at a global FTSE 250 company, handling UK and Irish payroll with hybrid working
  • EMEA Payroll Specialist

    EMEA Payroll Specialist - TECH COMPANY - Remote/Flexible - Permanent
    London£55,000 + 10% Bonus
  • Payroll Specialist

    Payroll Specialist job opportunity 3 month FTC to permanent
  • Payroll Specialist

    Payroll Specialist Job - Media - £45,000 + Bonus - Flexible Working - Permanent
    London£40,000 - £45,000 + 10% Bonus + Shares
  • Payroll Specialist Part-time

    Payroll Administrator for a global market leader
    Uxbridge£30,000 - 35,000