Deliveroo is on a mission to transform the way the world thinks about food delivery. It’s not a chicken chow mein and a night on the sofa anymore, it’s your favourite local restaurant, it’s a dinner party, a date.

We’re four years in, and along the way our team have taken hundreds of ideas from brainstorms to global rollouts, like Deliveroo Editions bespoke kitchens designed to host a locally curated selection of restaurants. Editions are our solution to ensuring that our customers have access to the best of the food scene, no matter where they live.

And that’s just what we’re like at Deliveroo, no compromise allowed and lots of food inspired challenges to get your teeth into. Out of the box thinking is actively encouraged and we move quickly to make great ideas happen. We’re energetic, fast-paced and blow off steam with free for all Friday lunches.

It’s a formula that’s working too we’re bringing great food to customers in 12 countries and over 200 cities.



The Payroll Department is looking for a seasoned Payroll Manager to lead it’s newly appointed team of 4. You will have previous experience in processing payroll in a fast-paced environment with and enthusiastic and ‘can-do’ approach to effectively running payroll. Experience in EMEA and APAC payrolls advantageous.

To be considered for this role you must be able to demonstrate considerable experience processing high volume payrolls with excellent understanding of UK PAYE legislation.

  • Reporting into the Global Head of Payroll where you will be responsible for a newly appointed team and the accurate and timely delivery of 13 payrolls spread across APAC, EMEA and the UK.
  • Oversee the work of the payroll team to clear outstanding snags and streamline the Business process including SSP, SMP, Parental pay, Attachment of Earnings, Student Loans, Social Security
  • Manage the relationship with our Outsourced Aggregated Payroll Provider. Measured by SLAs and KPIs
  • Ability to collaborate effectively across the business and particularly strong in the ability to impact and influence partners/vendors to achieve results
  • Processing of overpayments, YTD adjustments/net pay adjustments and completion of manual calculations.
  • Improve processes and drive requirements for additional improvements to eliminate manual processes which might also involve partnering with other regions across Deliveroo
  • Have an operational understanding of the RTI process.
  • Administer the company Benefits (Roowards) Auto Enrolment process.
  • A true team player
  • Excellent IT Skills (MS Excel), written and oral communication skills
  • A methodical approach with an emphasis on accuracy and attention to detail
  • Thrive in working to tight deadlines within a professional and challenging environment
  • Check and review the monthly payrolls, where needed approve.
  • Play an active role in managing updates/upgrades, planning, testing and implementing
  • Positively engage with the team to driving engagement, development and motivation
  • Play an active part in centralising the payroll function
  • Be an Advocate for change and for the payroll team as a whole
  • Project, business risk, stakeholder and change management skills
  • UAT, parallel running and carrying out payroll comparisons to ensure data loaded is accurate.



  • 5+ years of experience in either HR, Finance or Accounting
  • Have a passion for food
  • People Management Experience
  • Excellent UK Payroll experience and familiarity with a working knowledge of taxation and legislation surrounding payroll
  • Ability to collaborate effectively across the business and particularly strong in the ability to impact and influence partners/vendors to achieve results
  • Excellent follow-through skills and ability to be the driving force behind the completion of multiple projects
  • Demonstrated ability to work professionally and discreetly with extremely confidential information
  • Excellent control, analytical and problem solving abilities
  • Strong hold over data and its analysis.  


We believe a great workplace is one that represents the world we live in and how beautifully diverse it can be. That means we have no judgement when it comes to any one of the things that make you who you are - your gender, race, sexuality, religion or a secret aversion to coriander. All you need is a passion for (most) food and a desire to be part of one of the fastest growing start ups around.

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