Equiniti shortlisted for two categories at Payroll World Awards

Fri 12 Sep 2014

Equiniti is delighted to announce that it been shortlisted for two categories at this years Payroll World Awards

The 2014 Payroll World Awards takes place on 23rd October, at the Grange St Paul’s Hotel in London, with categories contested by top names across the payroll industry.

Equiniti’s HR and Payroll Division has been shortlisted in the Technology category, having been recognised for NHS People+, software that integrates with the NHS’s Electronic Staff Record (ESR) to improve accuracy and reduce the burden of  administration.

ESR is used by all NHS trusts across England and Wales and it is estimated that NHS People+ could deliver £10 million cost saving if adopted across the board.

Equiniti’s Flexible Benefits team is also a finalist - in the Best Benefits Implementation Award category. The result, of rolling out a new Flex and Online Benefits system to all Equiniti employees. The project centred around the harmonisation of the benefits platform whilst maintaining the employee benefits schemes of 12 previously separate companies as they became part of Equiniti.

Equiniti Payroll, Head of Account Management, Mervyn McCormick said: “We’re delighted to be a finalist in the technology category at the Payroll World Awards. NHS People+ is making life easier for NHS frontline managers ensuring that more time can be spent on clinical care. It’s great to see the practical benefits of a technology solution recognised.”

Stuart Bennett, Head of Flex and Online Benefits at Equiniti, said: “It is fantastic to have made the shortlist for this category and is recognition for the flex team and our HR department. As an external flex provider it gives us great pride that we can offer our services to our own staff and have total belief in the product.”