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Why Superdrug?

Passionate about Beauty and Health? Want to be part of an innovative, trend setting retailer? Our vibrant Head Office, based by East Croydon station is a fantastic environment filled with hundreds of brilliant personalities.
We’re a team that puts our customers and our teams at the heart of everything we do. At Superdrug, we aim to be the best in accessible health & beauty, loved by our customers for value, choice, friendly advice, service and fun.

Our success comes from our people – they make the difference. We’re all about personality, we have fun, and we work hard to deliver That Superdrug feeling.

Role Purpose:

We are seeking an enthusiastic Payroll Administrator to join our busy Payroll Team, reporting into the Payroll Manager you will be part of a dedicated team who together administer the payroll for approximately 18,000 colleagues, providing an efficient and effective payroll service, in line with the company’s objectives and values and in line with statutory and contractual obligations.

Here's the exciting bit…a day includes

Processing and administering payroll for 18,000 Superdrug and Savers colleagues on a four-weekly and monthly basis across a number of payrolls
Calculating SMP/OSPP/SAP entitlements
Processing AOE and CSA deductions
Processing P45s and New Starter Checklists
Streamlining current processes to ensure maximum efficiency
Explain Payroll queries to employees on a straightforward and clear manner within the level of your understanding and knowledge
Processing all types of manual payroll calculations, including salary sacrifice schemes.

This job is a good fit for you if:
Ability to work under pressure and deliver high volume, high quality work to demanding deadlines;
Obsessive about detail and about maintaining the highest standards of accuracy and efficiency;
Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
Excellent planning and organisational skills;
IT literate; including knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel
Confident, resilient and self motivated, with a highly organised approach to work;
A good team player who is happy working in a team or individually on tasks

Here's what's in it for you

33 days holiday rising to 38 days with length of service (inclusive of bank holidays)
Being part of more! We are part of a group who work closely with Savers, The Perfume Shop and Three UK.

We are part of A.S. Watson Group, the world's largest international health and beauty retailer with over 15,700 stores in 25 markets!
2 staff discount codes for yourself and a family member or friend
30% discount on Superdrug Own Brand Products both in store and online
Currently we are working from home in line with government guidelines When we are able  you will be working in a stylish, modern and collaborative office close to East Croydon Station
Company pension matching and bonus
Unrivalled Learning and Development programmes

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Superdrug Head Office,51 Sydenham Road,CROYDON,CR0 2EU


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