Lisa leads payroll team at Pierce

Pierce has appointed Lisa Kennery to lead its payroll department.

As payroll manager, Lisa will lead a team of four, overseeing the function of the payroll team. Working for Pierce’s clients, the team is responsible for managing and processing payrolls leading on issues including liaising with HMRC and submitting specialist reports.

Lisa, of Darwen, joins from Manchester-based fashion group Americana International, behind the Bench clothing brand, where she was also payroll manager.

She has also worked in a similar role within an accountancy business, and holds a diploma in payroll management from the Chartered Institute of Payroll Professionals.

Anne Wilson, senior tax manager at Pierce, said: “Lisa has tremendous industry experience and is already playing a valuable role within our own payroll team. Clients will undoubtedly benefit from her knowledge of the industry.”