Payroll Manager

Date:  1 Feb 2024

Oxford, GB, OX4 4DQ

Company:  Nominet

We’re Nominet – a world-leading domain name registry. For over 25 years, we’ve been operating at the heart of internet infrastructure. While we're best known for running .UK domains, we also help protect public services from cyber threat. 


Our aim is to create a world which is more connected, inclusive and secure. We know that technology has the power to transform lives by creating opportunities and providing support where it’s needed most. 


As a public benefit company, our work funds the ability to make a positive impact on society. We’ve donated millions to projects that use technology to improve peoples’ lives and have committed to delivering £60m worth of support over the next three years. 


We understand the impact the Internet has on the environment and are committed to helping the UK reach Net Zero by 2050. We’re already a Carbon Neutral company through offsetting our emissions and will continue to work on reducing our footprint. 

About the role: 


The Payroll Manager represents a key role within a small finance department, processing the monthly payroll and related activities for all group entities. The role is also responsible for the processing and reporting of employee expenses.

Providing cover for transactional services (accounts payable and receivable) when required.

About you and what you need to be successful: 


  • Experience of implementation of payroll system changes/enhancements
  • Previous experience of payroll processing as lead payroll administrator
  • Up to date knowledge of payroll and employee expenses legislation
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and time management skills
  • High degree of IT literacy including advanced excel skills (Vlookup, Pivot Tables, IF Statements, etc)


What’s in it for you? 


We offer a great work life balance with hybrid working; 20% of the time is expected in our office in Oxford. The role has real meaningful impact on national infrastructure delivered through our public benefit ethos. The work is technically challenging in a culture where everyone is inspired to do their best. 


Pension match to 7%, performance related bonus scheme, private medical insurance, 30 days annual leave, reward portal, support to buy tech equipment tax free, holiday buy scheme, discounted shopping, on-site gym and shower facilities, Medi-cash (claiming cash back on things like optical, dental, inoculations and prescriptions), Employee Assistance Program, Dental Insurance, Health Assessments, Cycle2Work scheme, free- on site car parking, broad range of tools and resources to support your personal and professional development, Nominet Give Hub. We also have an active Social Committee.