Title: Payroll Governance & SOX Controls Specialist

Location: Remote & London (2 days per week)

Salary: £65,000


A leading global organisation based in London has a requirement for a Payroll Governance & SOX Specialist to join their business to develop the overall Controls and Governance framework whilst identifying improvements and testing controls across the EMEA region.


This is a remotely role that will you require you to be in office once it reopens for 2 days per week.


Working with the wider SOX teams, the Payroll Governance & SOX Controls Specialist will be responsible for:


  • Evaluating current controls, redesigning, building and managing SOX controls
  • Designing and building the Quality Assurance Framework
  • Documenting all processes and reviewing them every six months
  • Designing the risk and controls framework for the HR Shared Services Centre reducing risk in Payroll and HR operations
  • Analysing data from audit reports and take action where required
  • Building and maintain relationships with key Stakeholders
  • Providing reports on actions and deliverables


To be considered for this Payroll Governance & SOX Controls Specialist applicants must have experience of Payroll/HR SOX controls, experience of developing governance frameworks and quality assurance procedures and knowledge of Payroll/HR business processes. Ideally you will have experience of working in a HR Shared Services environment and have a background in Project Management.


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