Head of External Payroll and Bookkeeping

30 hours per week

Salary – £34,538.40 per annum

A brand new post has been created and we have an exciting opportunity to join our Senior Management Team as Head of External Payroll and Bookkeeping..

Direct Payments are paid by the local authority to individuals with disabilities so that they can employ their own personal assistants. The successful candidate will manage the DP team to deliver payroll, bookkeeping and employment support to those recipients.

Reporting to the CEO, you will have excellent communication and decision making skills, along with hands on experience of delivering payroll and bookkeeping.  

We are seeking a highly motivated, organised and driven individual preferably with an understanding of direct payments or with running payroll as a third party agent. The successful candidate will be involved in strategic planning for the service and preferably have a background in finance.

The right person will develop and lead this important team – bringing management experience, and the ability to confidently deal with financial and legal matters.

Should you wish to apply please submit your CV and a supporting statement which clearly demonstrates how you meet the roles and responsibilities and person specification to jobs@S4il.co.uk

As part of our commitment to the Disability Confident Scheme, candidates who declare a disability, and meet the key criteria for this role, will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at interview stage.

We are also a member of Armed Forces Covenant and veterans and family members of serving personnel are guaranteed an interview providing they meet criteria.

We value diversity and encourage applicants from all backgrounds.

This role requires an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Applications should be received no later than mid-day Monday 15th April 2024.

If successful, interviews are scheduled to take place on Tuesday 23rd April 2024.


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