Chris works as a dedicated IR35 Advisor on PayStream's IR35 Project, the aim of which is to assist agencies and contractors in determining their IR35 status in light of upcoming legislation changes in April 2020. When not completing IR35 reviews or assisting with portal or project work he continues to assist with compliance queries, working in a Compliance Officer capacity and supporting the team on the compliance inbox. We wanted to find out a little more about Chris and his PayStream journey.
In June, PayStream were awarded yet another accolade and were presented with the Best Accountancy Firm 2019 prize at the annual Recruitment International Awards ceremony in London. This was further evidence of our reputation within the industry, and that our business continues to deliver exceptional service levels in a very competitive market.
Shawn joined PayStream as a Customer Care Advisor in 2018 and has since become an integral part of the team. She's one of the first points of contact for our umbrella employees and is also responsible for training new starters. We wanted to find out a little more about Shawn and her PayStream journey.
The week of the 13th to the 19th May was Mental Health Awareness week and each year campaigns are run around a specific theme. This year the theme was body image. The Mental Health Foundation found that 30% of all adults have felt so stressed with their body image that at times they have felt unable to cope.
What are the benefits of working as a contractor? We asked our contractors on social media to complete a short survey highlighting their views and opinions of the current contracting market. The results were shaped by contractors who work in a variety of different sectors including Education, Sales, Retail, Contruction & IT Consulting which provided us with some compelling results.