Payroll Compliance Support - 39 hours
Full-time, £30,000 - £31,000

Ref: 26762

Salary: £30,000 - £31,000

Hours: Full-time

Contracted Hours: 39

Contract Type: Fixed Term

Location: Chester House, Epsom Ave, Handforth, Cheadle, Greater Manchester, SK9 3RN


Hours: Full-time

Contracted Hours: 39

Contract Type: 12 months FTC

Location: Chester House, Epsom Ave, Handforth, Cheadle, Greater Manchester, SK9 3DF

Reporting to: Group Payroll Implementation and Compliance Lead

Location: Hybrid role

Salary & Benefits: £30k per annum plus comprehensive benefits offering.


About Us:

“We put pets first” is our number one value at Pets at Home. Every colleague has a part to play to ensure that we deliver this value every day. Our love and understanding of pets led us to develop our long-term goal of improving the life of every pet in the UK. This covers not only the pets in our care, the pets of owners that use our products and services but also the pets that we can help through our charity work and through educating and advocating for change in society and the wider pet care and veterinary industry.

We have an ambitious plan, to become “The Best Pet Care Business in the world” and a key part of delivering this will be through customer engagement in our brand and its continued evolution.

Click here to read our Values & Behaviours


About your role:

As a Payroll compliance Support, you will be jointly responsible for supporting the wider Payroll Team in executing compliance-related project outcomes for Pets at Home, including the DC and Vets4Pets, alongside a peer. Reporting to the Payroll Implementation and Compliance Lead, the role holder will provide a flawless delivery and great service to all stakeholders and end users by assisting in educating the business and being a source of reassurance when implementing amendments and changes.


About your responsibilities:

On a day-to-day basis, you will be working on some confidential projects as part of the Payroll Projects team.

The purpose of this role will be to ensure compliance in any system work and communicate directly with colleagues from the wider business ensuring they receive the highest level of support.

You will also be involved in complex calculations, supporting with audits and any other ad hoc projects as required by the business.

Responsible for ensuring payroll compliance implementation and communications are landed with minimal impact to the business whilst flagging and mitigating risks.


About You - knowledge, skills, and experience

Previous experience in administering high-volume and complex payrolls within an office environment as well as experience dealing with escalations is essential.

In-depth understanding of Payroll legislation and compliance requirements and able to articulate to key stakeholders.

Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and work in a fast-paced and continuously changing environment.

Strong communication skills. You will need to have strong written and verbal communication skills as you will be liaising with many colleagues from all areas of the business.

Must be an honest and trustworthy individual who can comfortably handle confidential information.


Pets just see people. They aren’t biased and they don’t discriminate. We take our inspiration from pets, and we value and respect difference in all its forms. We aim to reflect the diversity of the communities we operate in, and every colleague can help us achieve this. We encourage our people to be themselves so even if your skills and experience don’t perfectly align, if you think you can make a unique contribution through your values and behaviours, we want to hear from you.

Organisation: Pets at Home

Date Posted: 10-07-2024

Expiry Date: 01-08-2024