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  • Ref no: REN04437
  • Published: 13/8/2019
  • Closes: 19/8/2019
  • Location: Renfrewshire House, Cotton Street, Paisley, PA1 1TS
  • Salary: £30,167.00 - £32,959.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Temporary
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week

Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.


This post is internal and open to Renfrewshire Council employees only.

Based at Renfrewshire House, Cotton Street, Paisley.

Responsible for the day-to-day operational management of the Payroll Services team and planning the cyclical activities for the financial year ahead.

It is essential that you have relevant experience of operating a large multi payroll system. Ability to ensure all payrun checks and balances are undertaken, including payroll reconciliations, ledger queries and squaring. Previously taken responsibility for Periodic and year end returns to statutory bodies such as HMRC, SPF and SPPA. Ability to implement HR and other relevant policies such as supporting attendance, recruitment and selection, employee development, health, welfare and safety, etc.

In addition, you must have effective numeracy and IT skills with the ability to communicate effectively dealing with enquiries from managers, supervisors, employees and a range of agencies; have a level of accuracy in your work; be able to work to tight deadlines and work as part of a team.

It is desirable that you have experience of operating a multi payroll system; using Business World, the Council’s payroll system or similar system and understand the roles and responsibilities within a busy integrated payroll and personnel team.

If successful, you will be required to undertake a Disclosure Scotland check, the level of check will be determined by the duties of the post. If you would like further information in relation to the Disclosure Scotland checks, please visit

It is anticipated that interviews for this post will be held on Friday 23 August.

Closing Date - Monday 19 August 2019

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