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Are Payroll Robots Going to Take Over? With Mike Walsh #034

Are Payroll Robots Going to Take Over?  With Mike Walsh #034

Payroll Rpbots

Nick Day from JGA Payroll Recruitment is joined by Futurist and global nomad Mike Walsh who has synthesised years of research and interviews with some of the world’s top business leaders, AI pioneers and data scientists into a set of  “10 principles about what it takes to succeed in the “payroll algorithmic age”.

His book, The Algorithmic Leader, offers a hopeful and practical guide for leaders of all types, and organisations of all sizes to help them to survive and thrive in this era of unprecedented change and this is something we will be learning much more about during this podcast.

Mike Walsh is a global futurist and is CEO of Tomorrow, a global consultancy who designs companies for the 21st century so they can thrive in this era of disruptive technological change.

Mike’s clients include many of the global Fortune 500, and he is a sought-after keynote speaker who regularly shares the stage with world leaders and business icons alike. He has delivered nearly 1,000 keynote speeches around the world and his best-selling book Futuretainment, published by Phaidon, was the winner of the design award by the Art Director’s Club in New York

Each week, Mike interviews provocative thinkers, innovators and troublemakers on his podcast, Between Worlds so I am delighted to be able to welcome such an experienced professional to This Payroll Podcast

Mike’s newest book, The Algorithmic Leader, presents a pragmatic guide for future leaders and is based on many of the fascinating people Mike has met and interacted with over the years from Jack Ma (founder of Alibaba) to Reid Hoffman (founder of LinkedIn), as well as the next generation of entrepreneurs whose companies may end up shaping the future of the world we live in.

In this “Are Payroll Robots Going to Take Over?” Episode of the Payroll Podcast, we discover:

  1. The critical advice Mike would give to payroll leaders who want to harness the power of AI and succeed where others have failed.
  2. Are we prepared for automation, algorithms and AI and what will it mean for the future of work, leadership, and creativity?
  3. Should payroll professionals be fearful of automation?
  4. How will AI affect Smart payroll decision making?
  5. How will AI change payroll jobs?
  6. Discover Mike’s Vision for a “new leadership model” and the 10 principles every leader needs to know to survive and thrive in the algorithmic age
  7. What is, does it mean to be an algorithmic leader?
  8. Is it ever too late for an older “analogue” company to make the changes necessary to succeed in the algorithmic age?
  9. What will life like in 2030?
  10. The one piece of advice Mike would give to someone embarking on a data-driven payroll career?
  11. How can we continue to stay smart when the machines around us are smarter than us?

Competition Time!

Also listen out for an exclusive competition where you can win a signed copy of Mike’s latest Book “The Algorithmic Leader: How to Be Smart When Machines Are Smarter Than You”.  Listen to the podcast and then answer this question: If Mike was given any super-power – what would it be? Email your answer to nick@jgarecruitment.com, and the winner will be publicly announced on LinkedIn!

To find out more about Mike Walsh or his book then the links referred to in this  episode “Are Payroll Robots Going to Take Over?” are highlighted below:

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We need your support!

This Payroll Podcast is a niche non-for-profit podcast created with the intention of raising the profile of the payroll industry, therefore, if you like the show, please subscribe to it, review it (on iTunes or #ApplePodcasts) and please, please share it with as many of your payroll colleagues as possible!

Finally, My name is Nick Day and I am a specialist Payroll Recruiter.  If you need support with any payroll related vacancy, please get in touch as I would love to help.  If you quote “The Payroll Podcast” I will give you 20% discount on our JGA Recruitment Terms of business.

Contact me today to find out more.
Tel: 01727 800 377.
Email Nick@jgarecruitment.com

THE PAYROLL PODCAST.  A NICHE PODCAST FOR A NICHE PROFESSION. SUBSCRIBE TODAY!

The Payroll Podcast was the first podcast produced exclusively for the UK and broader global payroll community, and we have one primary aim.  This aim is to speak with payroll industry experts that can help us to cut through complex International payroll legislation, technology solutions and International compliance affecting global payroll operations and teams so that you, as a payroll professional, can utilise this expertise to improve your own payroll department.

We journey through subjects complex payroll issues ranging from killing Payday loans to GDPR; Robotic Process Automation; Payroll News, Blockchain Technology to Artificial Intelligence; Wellbeing to Compliance; Payroll Control Frameworks to International Payroll Legislation and more!  Discover how training, workplace psychology and career planning can also impact on your payroll operation.  This Payroll Podcast attempts to tackle all of these subjects with industry-leading expertise and a little bit of humour too!

Subscribe to the Payroll Podcast today and never miss a future episode.

In the meantime, if you have any Payroll recruitment requirements that JGA Payroll Recruitment Services can assist with, please do reach out to me at Nick@jgarecruitment.com and quote “The Payroll Podcast” to receive a 20% discount on all Terms of business).   Contact us today to find out more  |  Tel: 01727 800 377  |  Email Nick@jgarecruitment.com

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Breaking News in Payroll with Amber-Ainsley Pritchard – #021

Payroll News“Breaking News Stories within Payroll & Reward” – This episode of The Payroll Podcast is with Amber-Ainsley Pritchard, Editor of Reward Strategy magazine.

If you are not familiar with Amber, then it delights me to be able to introduce you because she has a nose for payroll news and a reputation for impeccable ethics and she is the first reporter we have had the opportunity to interview on the Payroll Podcast! Amber has specialised in financial reporting for many years before she was appointed as Editor for Reward Strategy in August 2018.

Reward Strategy is a magazine that has become one of the UK’s leading media brands for professionals and influencers within payroll, reward, pensions, benefits and HR.

In this “Breaking News Stories within Payroll & Reward” episode of the Payroll Podcast, we discover

  • How Amber views the future of payroll within a Reward context
  • How does Reward Strategy ensure it remains ahead of the curve in relation to payroll news and reporting?
  • How has Amber seen the remit of the payroll professional change?
  • What impact will RPA and AI have on the payroll industry
  • Why it is essential to building in reporting lines between payroll, HR and reward teams to improve end-to-end pay management
  • Amber’s views International Women’s Day Findings in relaiton to payroll news
  • How pay and reward can influence employee productivity
  • Why businesses need to address “outdated recruitment processes”
  • Will the payroll roles of the future be more strategic and more hybrid?
  • What payroll stories does Amber like reporting on the most!
  • What is the biggest news story has ever broken…
  • Find out which award JGA Recruitment will be sponsoring at this year’s Top 300 Reward Professionals Gala Dinner

Access the websites and links referred to in this “Breaking News Stories within Payroll & Reward” episode below:

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THE PAYROLL PODCAST.  A NICHE PODCAST FOR A NICHE PROFESSION. SUBSCRIBE TODAY!

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The Payroll Podcast was the first podcast produced exclusively for the UK and broader global payroll community, and we have one primary aim.  This aim is to speak with payroll industry experts that can help us to cut through complex International payroll legislation, technology solutions and International compliance affecting global payroll operations and teams so that you, as a payroll professional, can utilise this expertise to improve your own payroll department.

We journey through subjects complex payroll issues ranging from GDPR to Robotic Process Automation; Payroll News, Blockchain Technology to Artificial Intelligence; Wellbeing to Compliance; Payroll Control Frameworks to International Payroll Legislation and more!  Discover how training, workplace psychology and career planning can also impact on your payroll operation.  This Payroll Podcast attempts to tackle all of these subjects with industry leading expertise and a little bit of humour too!

We feature leading industry experts from Payroll Business Owners, Global Payroll Directors, Payroll Trainers and Payroll Managers to Payroll Software Professionals! We also interview Wellness-at-Work Practitioners, HR Directors, CEO’s, Recruiters and even Talent and Leadership Psychologists!

We live in a competitive world with dynamic global workforces and rapidly advancing technologies.  Let’s embrace these changes and develop strategies together to raise the profile of payroll worldwide.  Subscribe to the Payroll Podcast today and never miss a future episode.

In the meantime, if you have any Payroll recruitment requirements that JGA Payroll Recruitment Services can assist with, please do reach out to me at Nick@jgarecruitment.com and quote “The Payroll Podcast” to receive a 20% discount on all Terms of business).   Contact us today to find out more  |  Tel: 01727 800 377  |  Email Nick@jgarecruitment.com

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We need your support!

This Payroll Podcast is a niche podcast, therefore, if you like the show, please subscribe to it, review it (on iTunes) and please, please share it with as many of your payroll colleagues as possible!

If you wish to get involved with The Payroll Podcast or indeed if you would like to suggest a topic or tell us what you think about it, then please email me at Nick@jgarecruitment.com – besides, I would just love to hear what you think about it!

Download or Subscribe to The Payroll Podcast using these linksApple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher | RSS | More

Thanks for Listening!

In the meantime, if you have any payroll or HR recruitment requirements that JGA Recruitment can assist with, then it makes sense to reach out to us ASAP!  🙂

Finally, we are specialist Payroll and HR recruiters with over 100 years of expert recruitment experience.  Therefore, whatever your requirements, get in touch and quote “The Payroll Podcast” to receive a 20% discount on all JGA Recruitment Terms of business.

Besides recruitment services, try visiting website jamesgray.wpengine.com to download free payroll whitepapers and check out a wealth articles all about payroll!

Contact us today to find out more.
Tel: 01727 800 377.
Email Nick@jgarecruitment.com

Building a Payroll Future Katie Sharpe

Building a Better Payroll Future with Katie Sharpe – #020

Building a Payroll FutureThis “Building a Better Payroll Future” episode of The Payroll Podcast is with Senior Payroll Manager from Saffery Champness, Katie Sharpe.

Build a better, brighter payroll Future.  Katie is a Senior Payroll Manager who is not afraid to speak out about the injustices and pressures that payroll departments are under and she openly promotes positive change to make the world of payroll a better environment to work in so what better place to do that than on the Payroll Podcast!  Katie is not only passionate but also witty and this combination (I hope you will agree) has resulted in a brilliant and engaging episode that you won’t want to miss!

The hashtag #PayrollHumour has been a common theme found tagged in the majority of Katie’s posts on LinkedIn but behind her comedic skills, we discover exceptional payroll talents and passion that have propelled Katie to speak out and challenge the issues that payroll professionals face in order to build a better future for the industry.

To give you some context to Katie’s experience, she started in payroll with Northgate in 2008 and has since held payroll managerial positions with Top Right Group and Bauer Media and right now she is Senior Manager for Payroll Services with leading accountancy firm Saffery Champness.  Katie has a wealth of skills across payroll including Gender Pay Gap Reporting and Analysis, Payroll Legislation, Tax, Staff Management, and Process Improvement so without further ado, as I am super-excited to have you here so welcome Katie to the Payroll Podcast!

In this “Building a Better Payroll Future” episode of the Payroll Podcast, we discover:

  1. More about Katie’s Government Petition around Payroll Regulations to protect the industry
  2. Katie’s views on independent ministerial governance for payroll
  3. Gender Pay Gap Reporting – is it really a “monumental step towards true gender equality for women in the workplace”?
  4. Why does Katie believe businesses are struggling so much to recruit and attract Gen-Z (that’s those born between 1996 – 2010) into the payroll profession?
  5. How much does the image of the payroll profession differ from reality?
  6. How do we go about building a better payroll future?
  7. Katie’s views on the future of payroll and her predictions for the industry over the next 12-18 months
  8. Learn what Katie thinks needs to be done to raise the profile of the industry?
  9. Discover Katie’s advice to anyone considering a career in payroll?

Together, Let’s build a better payroll future!

Furthermore, you can access the websites referred to in this “Roboticising Global Payroll” episode below:

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THE PAYROLL PODCAST.  A NICHE PODCAST FOR A NICHE PROFESSION. SUBSCRIBE TODAY!

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The Payroll Podcast was the first podcast produced exclusively for the UK and broader global payroll community, and we have one primary aim.  This aim is to speak with payroll industry experts that can help us to cut through complex International payroll legislation, technology solutions and International compliance affecting global payroll operations and teams so that you, as a payroll professional, can utilise this expertise to improve your own payroll department.

We journey through subjects complex payroll issues ranging from GDPR to Robotic Process Automation; Blockchain Technology to Artificial Intelligence; Wellbeing to Compliance; Payroll Control Frameworks to International Payroll Legislation and more!  Discover how training, workplace psychology and career planning can also impact on your payroll operation.  This Payroll Podcast attempts to tackle all of these subjects with industry leading expertise and a little bit of humour too!

We feature leading industry experts from Payroll Business Owners, Global Payroll Directors, Payroll Trainers and Payroll Managers to Payroll Software Professionals! We also interview Wellness-at-Work Practitioners, HR Directors, CEO’s, Recruiters and even Talent and Leadership Psychologists!

We live in a competitive world with dynamic global workforces and rapidly advancing technologies.  Let’s embrace these changes and develop strategies together to raise the profile of payroll worldwide.  Subscribe to the Payroll Podcast today and never miss a future episode.

In the meantime, if you have any Payroll recruitment requirements that JGA Payroll Recruitment Services can assist with, please do reach out to me at Nick@jgarecruitment.com and quote “The Payroll Podcast” to receive a 20% discount on all Terms of business).   Contact us today to find out more  |  Tel: 01727 800 377  |  Email Nick@jgarecruitment.com

Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Soundcloud | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS | More

We need your support!

This Payroll Podcast is a niche podcast, therefore, if you like the show, please subscribe to it, review it (on iTunes) and please, please share it with as many of your payroll colleagues as possible!

If you wish to get involved with The Payroll Podcast or indeed if you would like to suggest a topic or tell us what you think about it, then please email me at Nick@jgarecruitment.com – besides, I would just love to hear what you think about it!

Download or Subscribe to The Payroll Podcast using these linksApple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher | RSS | More

Thanks for Listening!

In the meantime, if you have any payroll or HR recruitment requirements that JGA Recruitment can assist with, then it makes sense to reach out to us ASAP!  🙂

Finally, we are specialist Payroll and HR recruiters with over 100 years of expert recruitment experience.  Therefore, whatever your requirements, get in touch and quote “The Payroll Podcast” to receive a 20% discount on all JGA Recruitment Terms of business.

Besides recruitment services, try visiting website jamesgray.wpengine.com to download free payroll whitepapers and check out a wealth articles all about payroll!

Contact us today to find out more.
Tel: 01727 800 377.
Email Nick@jgarecruitment.com

roboticising payroll

Roboticising Global Payroll with Martin Stockton – #019

This “Roboticising Global Payroll” episode of The Payroll Podcast is with highly experienced, CIPD qualified Global Payroll and HR Outsourcing/Shared Services Professional, Martin Stockton.

Martin possesses over 25 years’ experience in International HR & Payroll Management and is an expert when it comes to roboticising payrolls

In addition to operational expertise, Martin also possesses significant experience in Programme and Project Management on domestic and international projects.  Subsequently, he has gained experience in projects related to Shared Services, Change Management, sales and pre-sales (ERP and SAAS/Cloud); Outsourcing and Consulting, Advising, Transformation, Implementation and Management.

Martin was trained in Project Management by IBM; is qualified in Workday set up and configuration and because of this training he has successfully implemented numerous payroll & HR solutions worldwide.  One of these projects includes taking the IBM concept of HR Transformation to market and building a consulting practice around it.

Currently, Martin is working for PayAsia as a Director responsible for developing and managing sales and channels/partnerships/alliances in Europe for the business.

Most importantly, Martin possesses extensive “roboticising” experience.  Subsequently, he has successfully developed Payroll-related Robotics solutions for major Robotics providers and he has advised clients on Robotics strategy for HCM/Payroll.

Currently, Robotic Process Automation and Artificial Intelligence conversations are monopolising payroll right now.  Subsequently, we wanted to record this special “Roboticising Global Payroll” episode to help the payroll industry get to grips with what Automation, Robotics and Artificial Intelligence really means.  Once you have the knowledge, you can start developing a blueprint for RPA adoption within your own payroll operation.

Above all, in this “Roboticising Global Payroll” episode of the Payroll Podcast we discover:

  1. How to embrace robotics for payroll, where to start and what you need to consider?
  2. Discover the philosophies in relation to Automation, Robotics and AI in the market right now?
  3. Learn the differences between the suppliers who are offering RPA solutions?
  4. In relation to advancing payroll technologies and roboticisation, what strategic priorities should take precedence?
  5. Discover if developments in Automation, Robotics and AI are for the supplier or the customer?
  6. How to stay ahead of the transformational change curve?
  7. Reasons why business and industry leaders should embrace transformational change
  8. How you are already embracing Robotics but probably don’t even realise it.

Furthermore, you can access the websites referred to in this “Roboticising Global Payroll” episode below:

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THE PAYROLL PODCAST.  A NICHE PODCAST FOR A NICHE PROFESSION. SUBSCRIBE TODAY!

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Here at The Payroll Podcast we have one primary aim. To cut through complex global payroll legislation, technology and compliance affecting payroll operations to help you improve your payroll department.  For this reason, we journey through subjects complex payroll issues ranging from GDPR to Robotic Process Automation.  Learn more about Blockchain Technology and Artificial Intelligence.  Discover what industry leaders are doing to manage Global payroll compliance, payroll control frameworks, international payroll legislation.  Find out how training, workplace psychology and career planning can improve your payroll operation.  As a result, we try to tackle all of these subjects with a little bit of humour too!  Ultimately, our aim is to raise the profile of the worldwide payroll industry!

Featuring leading industry experts from Payroll Business Owners, Global Payroll Directors, Payroll Trainers and Payroll Managers to Payroll Software Professionals! We also interview Wellness-at-Work Practitioners, HR Directors, CEO’s, Recruiters and even Talent and Leadership Psychologists!

I need your support!

This Payroll Podcast is a niche podcast, therefore, if you like the show, please subscribe to it, review it (on iTunes) and please, please share it with as many of your payroll colleagues as possible!

If you wish to get involved with The Payroll Podcast or indeed if you would like to suggest a topic or tell us what you think about it, then please email me at Nick@jgarecruitment.com – besides, I would just love to hear what you think about it!

Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Soundcloud | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS | More

Thanks for Listening!

In the meantime, if you have any payroll or HR recruitment requirements that JGA Recruitment can assist with, then it makes sense to reach out to us ASAP!  🙂

Finally, we are specialist Payroll and HR recruiters with over 100 years of expert recruitment experience.  Therefore, whatever your requirements, get in touch and quote “The Payroll Podcast” to receive a 20% discount on all JGA Recruitment Terms of business.

Besides recruitment services, try visiting website jamesgray.wpengine.com to download free payroll whitepapers and check out a wealth articles all about payroll!

Contact us today to find out more.
Tel: 01727 800 377.
Email Nick@jgarecruitment.com

Payroll Consultancy

Payroll Consultancy and Project Management for Transformation – with Rebecca Mullins – #016

Payroll Consultancy

Rebecca Mullins, Associate Director of the Payroll Advisory Practice at Deloitte is a payroll consultancy and project management professional working at the very top of the payroll profession.

In this “Payroll Consultancy and Project management for Business Transformation” episode of The Payroll Podcast, I had the opportunity to interview Rebecca to discover exactly how she navigated her way to the pinnacle of the payroll career ladder and we discuss the future too, with specific focus on AI (Artificial Intelligence, RPA (Robotic Process Automation) and Chatbots!

I have known Rebecca since 2006 and in this episode of the Payroll Podcast, we discover the wealth of payroll consultancy and payroll management knowledge she has gathered in fields ranging from global payroll, payroll transformation, project management, payroll strategy, payroll models, payroll applications and payroll vendors during her impressive 19-year career.

A fellow of the CIPP (Chartered Institute of Payroll Professionals), Rebecca has also been named in the Payroll World Top 50 for both 2015 and 2017 respectively as well as the Reward Strategy’s Reward top 300 for 2018.

Right now, Rebecca is responsible for leading the Deloitte UK Payroll Advisory practice where she has been involved in project managing many stand-alone Payroll projects, providing payroll consultancy expertise to deliver a number of impressive large-scale global transformations.

After gaining payroll consultancy and project management experience working on both vendor and client side; Rebecca has been involved in projects ranging from payroll function reviews, global risk and compliance assessments, requirements gathering and documentation, vendor selection and product evaluation, this is an action-packed, informative Payroll Podcast episode you are not going to want to miss!

In this “Payroll Consultancy and Project Management for Business Transformation” episode of The Payroll Podcast, we also explore:

  1. The steps that led Rebecca to the top of the payroll consultancy profession
  2. Personalised payroll consultancy and business transformation approaches for process improvement.
  3. Examples of how varied the payroll projects can be!
  4. The four key payroll consultancy areas that Rebecca supports within the Deloitte payroll advisory practice
  5. How and why the payroll function is changing to become a more strategic function.
  6. Practical steps that you can take away and implement right away to avoid potential payroll compliance pitfalls
  7. Why it isn’t just statutory/legislative compliance payroll professionals need to prepare for
  8. How Rebecca has seen the payroll consultancy industry change
  9. The biggest challenges facing the payroll industry right now?
  10. The challenges increased data visibility is having on payroll departments
  11. RPA in the workplace and advice that will future-proof your payroll operation!
  12. How the the role of the payroll manager will look in the future
  13. Why payroll professionals should be recognised at board level.
  14. Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, Robotic Process Automation, Chatbots – which will have the greatest impact?
  15. Rebecca’s secret love for Lego!


We hope you enjoy this “Payroll Consultancy for Business Transformation” episode of The Payroll Podcast!  If you know anyone else who works in payroll, then please, share this episode with your friends and get them to subscribe today!

LINKS TO SUPPORT THIS EPISODE:

  1. To discover more about Rebecca Mullins, please visit:
  2. To find our more about the Deloitte Payroll Advisory Practice: https://www2.deloitte.com/global/en/services/tax.html
  3. To find out more about Deloitte: deloitte.co.uk
  4. How does Robotic Process Automation work? – YouTube Deloitte Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FV8lM9SIFQ8
  5. To find out more about JGA Payroll Recruitment Services, please visit: jamesgray.wpengine.com

Download your free guide here: A Payroll & HR Blueprint Towards Successful Transformation (115 downloads)

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THE PAYROLL PODCAST.  A NICHE PODCAST FOR A NICHE PROFESSION. SUBSCRIBE TODAY!

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The Payroll Podcast has one primary aim. To cut through the complex global payroll legislation, technology and compliance issues that affect payroll operations and to provide practical advice that you can implement immediately to improve your payroll department.  We aim to take our listeners on a journey through subjects complex payroll issues ranging from GDPR, Robotic Process Automation, Blockchain Technology and Artificial Intelligence to, Global payroll compliance, payroll control frameworks, workplace psychology and payroll career planning.  We try to do it with a little bit of humour and with content that I truly hope will help you to improve your payroll function for the better!

Featuring leading industry experts, we interview Payroll Business Owners, Global Payroll Directors, Payroll Trainers, Payroll Managers, Payroll Software Professionals, Wellness-at-Work Practitioners, HR Directors, CEO’s, Recruiters and even Talent and Leadership Psychologists!

The Payroll Podcast is a niche podcast, so if you like the show, please subscribe to it, review it (on iTunes) and please, please share it with as many of your payroll colleagues as possible!

If you wish to get involved with The Payroll Podcast or indeed if you would like to suggest a topic or tell us what you think about it, then please email me at Nick@jgarecruitment.com – I would love to hear from you!

Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Soundcloud | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS | More

Thanks for Listening!

In the meantime, if you have any payroll or HR recruitment requirements that JGA Recruitment can assist with, please do reach out to us on 01727 800 377 or email Nick@jgarecruitment.com You can also download free payroll whitepapers and check out a wealth of payroll articles on our website.  Find out more by visiting us at jamesgray.wpengine.com.

We are specialist Payroll and HR recruiters with over 100 years of expert recruitment experience.  Whatever your requirements, if you get in touch and quote “The Payroll Podcast” then you can receive a 20% discount on all JGA Recruitment Terms of business.

Contact us today to find out more.
Tel: 01727 800 377.
Email Nick@jgarecruitment.com