Who We Are
Established in 1992, the award-winning giant group specialises in software and professional services for the compliant management of temporary workers.
We are a founding member of FCSA, a Microsoft Certified Partner, registered BACS bureau, member of SWIFT and accredited with ISO 27001 (international data security), ISO 9001 (international quality standard) and ISO 14001 (environmental management).
What We Do
Provides global cloud based software and managed services for contingent workers on behalf of agencies and hirers. Services include
- Contract and timesheet management
- Payroll and payments
- Legislative risk management
We also offer the professional employment of contingent workers and the management of limited companies whether umbrella, 2nd tier agencies or personal service companies.
We offer a fully outsourced service where giant manage all of the workflows or clients can use our cloud based software to manage the processes themselves. We have managed client workforces such as Barclays Bank and Page Group for almost 10 years.
Independently voted Best Umbrella Company by readers of Contractor UK for 7 of the past 10 years and Payroll World Best Umbrella Service Provider 2015, giant umbrella employs professional temporary workers to undertake jobs at multiple hirers across various industries and disciplines.
Workers benefit from statutory pay, gap pay, same-day payments, salary advances, expense claims, a dedicated Employee Support team, a personal online employee portal for tracking payments and assignment history 24:7, a £20m corporate insurance package and email and text alerts for up to the minute information and updates.
Access the giant umbrella booklet.
Operating a limited company is simple and easy with giant accounts. Recognised as ‘Accountancy Company of the Year’ at the 2016 Wealth and Finance International Awards, clients can take advantage of instant company formation and qualified personal accountants delivering expert, tailored advice and personal support, including PAYE, VAT and Corporation Tax registration and advice, independent IR35 reviews, financial and tax planning advice, business insurances, professional references, director payroll and year-end returns, quarterly tax strategy and business reviews, real-time updates for financial insight and control and optional book-keeping from employee receipts.
At Giant, our PEO solution means that you get all the benefits of our umbrella solution but with the additional benefits of more efficient processes, lower costs, often higher margin and a better experience for you and the candidates. Click here to view our giant PEO booklet or read our latest giant PEO case study.
giant IR35 Fee Payer
Our solution to remove the Off-payroll working legislation risk from you when continuing to engage limited companies, is giant IR35 fee payer where we become the fee payer to the limited companies. We have over a decade of experience of sitting in the contract chain between agencies and PSCs for clients such as AMS, Cielo and more. Click here to read our IR35 booklet and find out more.
When it comes to employee screening and onboarding your workers, you need a fast and flexible solution so you don’t lose talent, this is why companies outsource to giant. We are passionate about your worker’s journey so we provide the technology and industry knowledge you need to bring them on board efficiently and compliantly. When it comes to employee screening, we know that one size doesn’t fit all, so we tailor our system and processes to match your individual requirements. Find out about giant screening.
Enquiries0330 024 0946
- Giant umbrella – 2 weeks free for all of your contractors
- Giant peo – free training and system set up
- Giant fee payer - Bespoke client branded online landing pages containing interactive take home calculators to determine the best inside IR35 solution for your candidates
- Giant screening - No licence fee, free setup and implementation, free white label, 50% discount on first candidate
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