MAT Payroll & Pensions' Administration

Specialist, tailored support.

Strictly Education currently provides payroll and pensions' administration to over 100 multi-academy trusts (MATs), helping many of them grow from small beginnings too upwards of 35 academies.

We understand the specific HMRC, pension, reporting and governance requirements of MATs and, through our powerful online payroll portal, can give you complete data visibility, hierarchical viewing and multiple academy access.

At the core of our MAT service is our flexibility to accommodate different local authority and pension scheme conditions within a single MAT structure.

Working only in the education sector we have the specialist experience and skill sets to tailor our support and will define a tailored matrix of responsibilities and individual welcome packs so everybody knows what is required of them from day one. 

The main features of our MAT payroll and pensions' service are highlighted below.

Please request a quote or get in touch for further information on 0330 123 2549

Service Features

System Expertise

  • Online portal, hierarchical viewing
  • Multiple academy access
  • Customised cost centre config.
  • Custom & variation reporting
  • Multiple LA and pension rules
  • Absence data capture & reporting

Payroll Expertise

  • TTO payments, pay grades & rules
  • Sick and maternity schedules
  • Monthly draft-runs & analysis
  • Changes 6 days before pay run
  • Third-party payments & schedules
  • HMRC & PAYE year end reporting

Pension Expertise

  • Knowledge of LA requirements
  • All month and year end reporting
  • Direct data submission of LGPS
  • TP data upload reporting
  • Starter, leaver & change forms
  • Auto enrolment assessment

Account Expertise

  • Education sector specialists
  • Dedicated, tailored service 
  • Individual welcome packs
  • Agreed matrix of responsibilities
  • Monthly KPI’s & reporting
  • On site and remote training

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