iMultiply are delighted to be retained by The Scottish Salmon Company in the search for a Payroll Manager. 

The Scottish Salmon Company are an independent and fully integrated salmon farming business wholly operating in Scotland. Headquartered in central Edinburgh, they breed, farm and process salmon in the Western Highlands and Islands and sell around 30,000 tonnes of premium Scottish salmon a year to over 25 countries around the world. The company employs over 600 staff in 60 Freshwater, Marine and Processing facilities and is passionately committed to the environmental, cultural and economic sustainability of rural Scotland.

The Scottish Salmon Company achieved record revenues in excess of £180.1m in 2018, compared to theprevious record of £151m in 2017, now exports over half of production to key markets across the globe from North America to the Far East. Thebusiness also achieved healthy profits with EBIT in the region of£56.3m.The company is incorporated in Jersey and listed on the Norwegian stock exchange.

The business has gone through a couple of key acquisitions recently and are in the midst of developing what will be a completely unique offering to the market whilst also focusing on their growth strategy across North America and Asia.

The Payroll Manager position is a challenging and high-profile post for an individual who has substantial management experience within a complex payroll function in a large organisation. The payroll environment is fast-changing and processes and solutions are becoming increasingly technology based. The ideal candidate will also have excellent communication, organisational and IT skills and be able to demonstrate initiative and a can-do approach to tasks. To be successful if this position, you must thrive on challenges and enjoy working in a busy, dynamic environment.

The Payroll Manager will effectively support the business on all aspects of payroll acting as a sounding board to the wider business for any payroll queries, system upgrades or payroll projects that take place. This is an integral role in the business and will be highly visible which requires an individual of the highest calibre.


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