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SAP Payroll Consultant

Job Description

SAP Payroll Consultant
Location: Gloucestershire
Contract: Temporary (12-months initial)
Salary: £500 per day umbrella
Start Date: ASAP
*Hybrid Working - one day per week in office*

Job Description
Service Care Solutions are currently recruiting on behalf of a Local Authority in Gloucestershire for an SAP Subject Matter Expert to join the team on an interim basis whilst the organisation complete an SAP implementation project. This is a high profile, exciting project, driving improvements for the organisation, managers, and staff. You will be responsible for bringing your payroll expertise, working closely with the Business Service Centre who are responsible payroll service provision and with the system implementer to ensure the SAP Success Factors Employee Central & Employee Central Payroll functionality meets requirements.

Main Responsibilities

  • Act as the subject matter expert for the payroll service and its processes.
  • Together with the HR team, the BSC and OCM develop new processes and policy as required to ensure a future-fit service.
  • Work with the systems implementer to ensure that workflows are efficient and can integrate with existing systems.
  • Support implementation of required business changes within their service area and including changes to ways of working.
  • Support the resolution of any issues during the implementation.
  • Support with data cleansing and reconciliation activities.
  • Support with writing Test scenarios and scripts for User Acceptance Testing, and run end-to-end testing
  • Lead on the testing of the system and identifying any problems and solutions, before go live.

Candidate Criteria

  • CIPD qualified with extensive experience in Payroll
  • High-level knowledge of SAP including experience of working on implantation of the system
  • Experience of providing high quality advice to senior stakeholders on system changes, implementation plans and testing
  • Strategical thinker with ability to project/task manage with high-level efficiency
  • Great communication skills with the ability to work well on own initiative as well as part of a team

If you are interested in the role, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Greg at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208969 or email

Service Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So, if you know of anyone who would be perfect for this position and they are placed into work, you will receive £250 for the referral once their probationary period has been completed.