Merit Payroll

One of Merit Software’s flagship software solutions for recruitment agencies. Merit Payroll is trusted by hundreds of UK-based recruitment agencies due to its ability to scale and offer functionality that is unmatched by “Off the Shelf” competitive solutions. 

HMRC Recognised

Electronic interface to HM Revenue & Customs


Simple data access drill-down facilities for complex payroll and invoicing enquiries

Comprehensive Reporting

Including built-in report generator for end users

Merit Payroll is a comprehensive system designed specifically to meet the payroll and invoicing needs of the recruitment industry. Paying temporary staff is often more complex than paying full-time employees, as hours can vary from week to week and the submission and approval of timesheets can sometimes be delayed. Merit Payroll achieves its overarching goal to make life easier for those responsible for managing the process of paying temporary workers and contractors.

Merit Payroll key benefits

  • Rapid timesheet entry for pay and invoicing specifically geared to recruitment agency requirements
  • Speedy invoice production
  • Quick and accurate payments to temps and staff
  • Simple data access drill-down facilities for complex payroll and invoicing enquiries
  • Excellent reporting capability including built-in report generator for end users
  • Flexible data exchange facilities with all major front office software packages
  • Comprehensive data export to BACS and all major accounting and factoring/invoice discounting systems
  • HMRC Recognised electronic interface to HM Revenue & Customs

Additional features of Merit Payroll include

  • Holiday Pay module
  • Flexible client invoicing options (PASA, LAP2 compliant)
  • Limited company invoicing
  • Construction worker payments, CIS HMRC-recognised online submission
  • Self Billing and Contractor invoice tracking facilities
  • Customisable factor outputs
  • Fully configurable levels of security for each user
  • Adjustment log & audit trail
  • Compliance with legislation such as Pension Auto-enrolment, Apprenticeship Levy, Off-Payroll etc
  • Free upgrades for life to payroll and invoicing included as part of support

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Merit Software will provide a tailored demonstration based on your requirements...
"The Merit team demonstrated excellent knowledge of the recruitment industry and the challenges surrounding running temporary payroll".
Jane Robb
Search Consultancy