What other rewards and benefits do I get from working for activpayroll?


We don’t merely benchmark ourselves to other employers. Instead we’ve created a great package based upon what we’d like in the ideal world, not what is minimally expected by others. Our team members really appreciate our rewards and benefits, which include:

  • Great Pension: Join our Group Personal Pension scheme upon successful completion of your probationary period and enhance your security in later life.
  • Medical plan: Your health is important to us. We provide you with appropriate health care, to make it easier for you to seek help when you need it.
  • Life Assurance Cover: Designed to ensure we can give invaluable support and certainty to you and your loved ones.
  • Holidays + flexi-time: Our 31 days holiday per annum and operation of a flexi-time policy allow you to enjoy time for you.
  • Gym membership: We’ll pay a contribution of your gym subscriptions, to help you stay healthy!
  • Office life: To help make your day more enjoyable, we provide fresh fruit and hot drinks throughout our offices, so you’ll never run out. We want you to be comfortable.
  • More than just a job: Our social committee, run by team members for team members, controls a large budget to spend on annual social activities.
  • Benefits: As we work with so many customers - over 1000 – we have a range of deals to provide you with discounts for various products and services.

*Non-UK benefits and training opportunities will be discussed at interview stage. We endeavour to offer a competitive benefits package in all countries we operate.

What professional training opportunities will be available?

We have launched Scotland’s first ever in-house payroll academy which has been developed in collaboration with the Chartered Institute of Payroll Professionals (CIPP).

What will my interview involve?

On the day of your interview you will meet a member of the HR team and a manager of the department you’re applying to work for. The interview will last approximately 30-45 minutes, and provide an opportunity for you to ask questions about the role and our company. We will ask you some questions, aimed at getting to know you more. Try to relax and enjoy it, remember that if you’ve been invited to interview it’s because we recognise your potential to join our team, this is your opportunity to confirm your position.

What promotion opportunities exist?

We’re a fast expanding global firm, defying the global economic climate. Our expansion results in promotion opportunities on a regular basis. You will be eligible to apply for positions throughout our company, including in different teams and office locations. We like to promote from within our company where possible.

Are there flexible working options?

There are various flexible working options available within our company, depending upon the role and team. Many of our teams have adopted a flexi-time system. We want you to have a great work-life balance that reflects your individual circumstances.

How much will I be paid?

We’re committed to providing our team members with a remuneration package at the front of our industry. Our board approves an annual salary increment each year, reflective of our company performance.

How will my career develop?

You’ll be provided with professional training opportunities, a productive appraisal system and promotions opportunities. We want you to progress as you wish to, at your own pace.

What will I do on a daily basis?

We specialise in payroll, expatriate tax and online HR software tools. You could be working in one or all of these areas. We provide fully outsourced solutions, training and consultancy advice to customers in over 100 countries around the world. You could be working with colleagues in our offices throughout the globe, supporting customers ranging from leading oil & gas majors to global airlines and even sport teams. You’ll find your work rewarding on a daily basis, helping great companies achieve their goals.

Will my role be rewarding?

Yes. Unlike many other firms, we believe in consistency. You’ll be assisting customers over long terms projects to help them achieve their goals. You’ll see your work through from beginning to end, and find the experience rewarding. You’ll immediately recognise the importance of team-work in our company and have the full support of your colleagues. People always talk about our team spirit when they join activpayroll.