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Payroll Implementation Consultant

Safeguard Global

Safeguard Global

Accounting & Finance
Remote · United Kingdom
Posted on Tuesday, February 13, 2024

Team up with the Americas, Europe, and Asia to transform how people work around the world. Become a Guardian at Safeguard Global and choose how you work best with our Work in Any Way model.

The role in a nutshell:

The Implementation Consultant plays a key role within Safeguard Global. Holding responsibility for excellence in Global Payroll Implementation and customer service, whilst on time and on- budget. The role is to transition clients payrolls to Safeguard Global accurately and within agreed timescales.

How you will make a difference:

  • Implementation of UK payrolls, ensuring accuracy and timely take-ons

  • Liaising as required with SGWI Global Implementation Teams to ensure on time on budget transitions

  • Managing the transition process from start to finish for clients

  • Liaising with software partners to support quality and accuracy of projects where required

  • Configuration of payroll system on a client by client basis

  • Develop processes and procedures for the business in accordance with customer and business requirements supporting continuous improvement

  • High quality handover of a fully implemented payroll to the Operations team

  • Ability to exceed or achieve growth targets

  • Identify and implement improvement opportunities where agreed

What will give you an advantage:

  • Experience in UK Payroll or personnel services related environment

  • Exposure to and understanding of the operation of HR / Payroll systems (e,g, SAP, Peoplesoft)

  • Able to demonstrate a mature understanding and flexible approach to the sales and service delivery environments of the commercial operation on the business

  • Understanding of ISO / SOX compliance

  • Ability to work effectively on a solo basis and also within a team environment

  • Strong client management/ relationship building skills

  • Organised and methodical approach to work

  • Experienced at managing multiple projects

  • Ability to communicate effectively and professionally at all levels

Why become a Guardian:

We are committed to building a company that empowers individuals from diverse backgrounds and values diversity of thought as a beacon for performance

  • 🌎 International Environment: Our teams are borderless. Interact, collaborate, discover cultures, and expand your personal network beyond your country.

  • 🧑‍🤝‍🧑 Our Culture : We are nurturing a workplace where everything you do is in harmony with who you are. Where your ideas will always find their way to our leaders, and your contribution recognized.

  • 🕐 Autonomy & Flexibility (Work in Any Way): As a fellow Guardian, you will decide when, how and where you work best. We value results, not working hours.

  • 🕮 Learning: Even though perfection is impossible to reach, we support everyone striving towards it by providing you access to 2 learning platforms. Learn at your own pace, as much and whatever you need.

  • Valuable Experience: Wherever you go, challenges will await you. At Safeguard Global you will find the “right” challenges to hone you into the ultimate professional.

Global Benefits

  • Autonomy & Flexibility (Work in Any Way): Be supported with as much flexibility as possible.

  • Bonding Leave: Enjoy paid leave to bond with your new family member.

  • 2 Charitable Days: Contribute to causes you believe in.

  • Reward & Recognition Program: Be rewarded for your success and championing our values.

  • Corporate bonus: All Guardians are eligible for our annual bonus scheme.

We believe our love of laughter makes us a better company. Here at Safeguard Global, we sincerely care about each other, about our families, and about our clients, and that's what makes us different.

Who we are and what we do:

Safeguard Global is an international company with multiple offices across the globe. We call ourselves Guardians, and there are 2000 of us worldwide.

As a Work in Any Way company we enable over a thousand organizations to hire, onboard, manage and pay employees in over 170 countries.

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At Safeguard Global, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and Guardians.