Payroll must be handled with precision and timeliness. It’s important that you can have absolute confidence in the team.
At Westcountry Payroll we are a team of five dedicated payroll professionals who have all been involved in providing payroll services for many years. As a close knit team working collaboratively, there will always be someone available to deal with your payroll queries and who knows you and your organisation.
Westcountry Payroll is a specialist practise, we exclusively provide payroll services to our clients and are therefore not distracted by other commitments. You can find out a little more about each of the team members below.
Anita first joined the firm some years ago and left after 10 years to work in payroll in London. Anita obtained a foundation degree in Payroll Management before returning to Westcountry Payroll in 2012. Anita loves globe-trotting whenever she has the chance.
Discovering her forté for payroll while working for a recruitment agency in London, Sarah relocated back to Devon in 2001, continuing her payroll career in both manufacturing and hospitality until joining the team in 2010. A keen athlete, in her spare time Sarah likes to go jogging and swimming.
Mathew joined Westcountry Payroll in August 2015, having worked previously in South West Water’s Payroll Department. Mathew achieved a Level 3 Diploma in Payroll Management in 2014. A keen musician, when not at work you’ll find Matthew sat behind a piano.
Robbie decided that he wanted a new career and joined Westcountry Payroll in November 2016 for a one-year Payroll Apprenticeship. He is enthusiastic about learning and is enjoying his new career. At the weekends Robbie occasionally likes to relax by going coarse fishing.
Magda is Westcountry Payroll’s newest recruit and joined the firm in April 2017, having previously done tax work and Director’s payrolls for a large firm in Exeter. Magda is keen to build on her payroll knowledge and expertise within the bureau. Magda is passionate about travel and horse-riding.
What our clients say
Devon Square Charity Accounting Limited
“My job would be a lot harder if I didn’t have the kind of support I get from the Westcountry team.
I can rely on them to give a fast and friendly service and they’re great at responding to calls for help. I‘ve recommended Westcountry Payroll to several of my clients over the years. Quotes have always been competitive but, more importantly, there are no hidden extras and they haven’t been phased by some of the trickier problems that have been thrown their way.
It’s great to have a named contact so you’re always dealing with the same person, but if they’re away you know that someone else will pick up queries so you’re not kept waiting. Fantastic!”
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