Payroll Automation & Transformation with Lou Gray

Lou Gray Payroll Automation

This episode of The Payroll Podcast is titled “Payroll Automation & Transformation”.  We feature Lou Gray, Northern Ireland CIPP Ambassador and Payroll Manager for Transitions, Operations and Delivery at PwC!

Lou has a high-level payroll career spanning over 20 years where she has managed large teams and large-scale transformations.  An expert on payroll automation, we discuss exactly what it takes to future-proof your payroll operations as we enter a new era of payroll automation.

Want to know more about automation and transformation within payroll?  Then grab a cup of tea, sit back and enjoy this episode!

In this “Payroll Automation & Transformationepisode we discover:

    1. How Lou worked her way up through the ranks to become Northern Ireland CIPP Ambassador and Payroll Manager for Transitions, Operations and Delivery at PwC
    2. What the challenges are that Lou believes businesses face in relation to payroll?
    1. What can drive an organisation to transform its payroll operation?
    2. How important the automation of payroll processes are becoming when it comes to payroll delivery?
    3. The key steps to consider if you want to ensure a smooth payroll transformation
    4. The qualities that Lou believes make for a great payroll leader?
    5. The common myth Lou often hears in payroll – which she debunks live on the podcast!
    6. What payroll means to her.

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