Telephone: 01270 899112

Payroll & Back Office Support Services based in Nantwich, Cheshire.

Meet The Team

Get to know our team of payroll geeks…

Emma Crowe- Director

Emma is one half of CE Back Office, after working in recruitment within the family business, she then built a career within the payroll industry servicing recruitment agencies. Emma started the business along with her partner Andy as she wanted to create a business that offered the vast expertise of specialist payroll bureau to SMEs whilst having fun doing it. Emma’s speciality is understanding the technical implications of payroll but making them accessible for clients. Emma’s role is to look after our varied client base and deal with technical payroll queries.

Fun fact: Lived in Zermatt for 2 years.

Favourite film: James Bond (all of them!).

Key to success: Always treat people as you would like to be treated.

Andy Jones- Director

Andy’s background is in lean processing and six sigma within shared services. As well as overseeing the operational side of the business Andy also heads up our transformation service delivery and is currently working on project with an international company looking to centralise their global HR and payroll operations to Manchester.

Fun fact: Won gold for GB in the European triathlon championships. Andy is also learning German which he is practising on clients in Frankfurt.

Favourite film: Top gun

Key to success: Set goals, plan what’s needed to be done, then execute, just make sure you celebrate.

Abbi Piggott- Payroll Account Manager and Marketing Lead

Abbi joined the team in February 2018 after returning from a break travelling around Australia. Since joining the team Abbi has taken the lead with her clients, developing relationships and extensive knowledge of payroll ensuring an excellent service is provided to her clients. Abbi’s attention to detail is second to none and her speciality is in processing payroll for those clients who pay their employees by the hour. She also has a great ability to remain calm and multitask in stressful situations despite tight payroll deadlines.

Fun fact: The official ‘Piggott’ family motto is ‘tout foys prest’ which translates to ‘always ready’.

Favourite film: The blind side

Key to success: Happiness.

Flo Partridge- Payroll Account Manager and Process Lead

Flo joined the team in August 2017 after completing her degree at the University of Manchester followed by travelling around Australia and Fiji. As well as being responsible for client’s payroll within recruitment, construction, hospitality and business service sectors Flo is also in charge of our technology integration. Throughout her time at CE Flo has gained widespread knowledge of payroll and puts this into practice with all her clients. In the words of clients ‘We love Flo’.

Fun fact: Flo’s first name is actually Eleanor but everyone calls her Flo, which is her middle name.

Favourite film: Shark Tale

Key to success: Have fun whilst doing it.

Chrissie Crowe – Admin Support

Chrissie has previously worked for Emma & Andy and now works part-time supporting the team providing reliable support at our busiest times.

Fun fact: Used to go to school with Anthea Turner.

Favourite film: Daphne De Maurier Rebecca

Key to success: Smile, no matter what!

Emma Shepley– Accounts and Operations Administrator

Emma is responsible for managing the accounts and internal operations at CE Back Office, she started with the team in March 2018 and works on a part time basis. When Emma is not working is entertaining her 3-year-old daughter Scarlett.

Fun fact: Practices bell ringing at Nantwich church.

Favourite film: Jurassic Park

Key to success: Organisation.

Millie Crowe-Jones – Office Well-being Manager

Millie is the office dog who has been at CE Back Office from day one supporting the team. Millie ensures all client meetings are supervised.

Fun fact: Has the ability to sleep for 23 hours a day and still be tired.

Favourite film: Beethoven

Key to success: ALWAYS let Grandad take you for a walk.