Randstad, as the EMEA Johnson & Johnson talent acquisition partner, is responsible for finding and contracting talent for the contingent roles at Johnson & Johnson. If you are selected for a role you will be engaged or employed by one of the Randstad recruitment companies in EMEA and will not be an employee of Johnson & Johnson.

Johnson & Johnson

Senior Payroll Specialist - Pinewood, Wokingham (Hybrid)

Posted Jan 20, 2022
Job ID: JJJP00009883
1 year , 3 months
40 hrs/week
Payrate range
20 - 24 £/hr
Application Deadline: Feb 28, 2022 12:00 AM

Senior Payroll Specialist - Pinewood, Wokingham (Hybrid)

Once restrictions are lifted you will be required to be in the office 3 days a week.


The Company:

Johnson & Johnson is the world's most comprehensive and broadly-based healthcare Company, touching the lives of nearly a billion people every day. Our Family of Companies throughout the world compete in consumer, pharmaceutical and medical devices & diagnostics markets and have the skills and resources to tackle the world's most pressing health issues.


The Project:

The Senior Payroll Specialist is part of a UK countrywide team responsible for ensuring the payrolls are completed accurately and on time.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assisting with the processsing of UK payrolls for all Johnson & Johnson employees (c3500) to ensure accurate and timely payments using Workday and Intelligo software. 
  • Monthly preparation of all payroll cycle compliance and control documents. 
  • Support all audit activities as needed. 
  • Case management using internal software Salesforce. Reviewing and answering queries/tickets in a timely manner and in line with case guidance. 
  • Support global mobility process and procedures to ensure accurate reporting. 
  • Preparation of monthly payments for salaries, TPV’s and HMRC. 
  • Adhoc project work as assigned


Experience Required:

  • Previous experience with Payroll processing is required.
  • Knowledge of global mobility processes would be beneficial. 
  • An effective team player with a willingness to learn.  
  • Able to work effectively in a multi-functional, multi-cultural environment and be open to change and the challenges that arise in a fast-moving environment 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in order to communicate with customers, peers, and vendors.
  • A sense of urgency in solving inquiries and requests to ensure timely resolution and an ability to work effectively under pressure.
  • Excellent computer skills including Excel and Outlook.
  • Ability to work efficiently and productively. 
  • CIPP Qualified – Desired


This role will perform his or her duties with an end-to-end process awareness and attention to upstream and downstream implications. Effectively partnership with peers within the service center, J&J colleagues outside the service center, and third party vendors outside the company.


In Return:

In return for this role you will receive a very competitive hourly rate. A minimum 12 month contract & an opportunity to work with a Global Leader within the Pharmaceutical sector, Johnson & Johnson. 


Things to remember before applying for this role:

  • We are looking to process the first round of applications within the next 2 working days.
  • We do not accept applications via email.


If you are interested in this role please apply now! Make sure you fill out your application in full, you’re personal CV will be used for the recruiter’s reference only, they are not sent to Hiring Managers. Ensure all relevant information is included in your application! 


Thank you very much and we look forward to receiving your application. 

If you would like some additional information about the role please contact: Tabitha.crabtree@randstadsoruceright.co.uk

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