Leicester picks Safe for HR and payroll

Leicester City Council has appointed Safe Computing to provide its HR and payroll system.

The company will deliver a system for all council employees, as well as staff at Leicester's schools.

Safe staff will work from the city council's offices to help manage the implementation.

Sandy Scott, chief executive of Safe Computing, said: "We're thrilled that Leicester City Council are partnering with us to deliver their new HR and payroll service to their employees. We see public sector partnerships as the key to complement our commitment to current market sectors. We look forward to helping Leicester City Council to create more efficient ways of working for their employees and ultimately, get the best for the local Leicester community."

A council spokesperson said: "We are delighted that local supplier Safe Computing will be providing our new HR and payroll system. We want to redesign the way we work, combining a number of existing systems into one that manages all of our HR and payroll processes. We now look forward to the next phases of the project and to providing the best and most efficient solution for our staff."