Job Location:     Office Based (Head Office) NE11 9JW

Job Role:              Full Time (Monday- Friday, 08.00-17.00)

Meldrum Group require a Payroll Supervisor to join their team supporting our five group businesses. This role will be based from our Dunston Office.

You will report directly to the Finance Director.

This is a great opportunity to manage a small friendly team, supporting with the management of accounts including invoices, sub-contractor payments and payroll.

As a Payroll Supervisor the post holder will become an integral part of the finance function.

The position would suit someone looking for a role where everyday is different and is looking to contribute to a variety of group businesses.


At Meldrum, we place real importance on recruiting the right person for the right role. Our Core Values govern the culture and behaviours we expect all of our employees to personify.


Being honest and having strong consistent moral and ethical standards combined with mutually beneficial colleague relationships in order to drive positive behaviour and culture. Respect and trusting in each other’s ability to do our job well, being accountable for our own actions and therefore being part of a successful team.

Pride & Passion

Placing a high importance on the value of the positive contribution each of us makes to the Organisation and the strength of commitment to do so.


Providing a level of service in line with our Quality, Environment Management Safety System (QEMS) and Best Practice.


New methods of working which drives efficient behaviours and Continuous improvement.


We are looking for an AAT or experience qualified Payroll Supervisor. This person will be responsible for a small team of Accounts Assistants who provide purchase ledger and payroll support to the different businesses.

You should demonstrate fantastic organisational skills and will need to be able to manage your own time and meet targets and deadlines. You should have experience of managing a team and have the ability to work well on your own or as part of a team.

Excellent verbal communication skills are essential as you will need to develop strong relationships with all levels of the business from site teams to external sub-contractors.


We promote a culture which recognises innovative, creative and new ideas which adds value and helps the business grow. This means you will be able to put your stamp on the business.

To support you in achieving the best results, we offer fully funded training in a variety of fields, including technical, managerial and safety training.

We pride ourselves in our twice-yearly Staff Forums, where all employees are invites to celebrate and recognise their achievements with awards, drinks and food.

Meldrum is an equal opportunities employer, which means that the Company is committed to a policy of treating all its employees and job applicants equally.

For more information on this role, please review the attached job description.

Job Description


Apply via this contact form, where you can upload your CV and we’ll be in touch – if we see you fit elsewhere in the business we will keep you in our talent bank.

    (We do not share your data with anybody, and only use it for its intended purpose)