Core Finance Management was created in 2017 with a vision of being a finance service company with a twist! Put simply, we offer a range of bespoke payroll services to various styles of businesses.

Our twist is compliance, for us compliance is key and the building blocks of all that we do. We wouldn’t sleep well at night thinking we had knowingly put our loyal client’s livelihood and families at risk from unwanted HMRC attention; we do all we can to ensure our services are in line with all UK tax legislation and our professional accreditations should be proof of this to you. At Core we really do believe in the personal approach; you will solely deal with one point of contact and we wouldn’t have it any other way, we treat your money as if it was our own. Core are a leading UK payroll provider, recognised in the top 20 with our compliance standard. Our moto is to be “at the core of your business,” helping you every step of the way.

Outsourcing payroll has complexities for any size of business and the challenges include keeping up to date with continuous changes in legislation, if you choose to use us as your financial service provider you can rest assured your payroll is in safe hands. Whether you are operating as a sole trader; limited company, run a business, are an agency, get paid as a contractor or you are in construction or rail, Core will have the payment route available to you. We can deal with complex queries because we make it our business to truly understand your sector and meet the needs of your business. We designed Core with a view to being able to offer a variety of solutions and don’t believe in the “one size fits all,” approach. By offering the various solutions you will read about as you journey through our website, we are able to give you the best solution for your needs. If you can’t see your skill set listed here, one of our in-house experts will be able to assist on a bespoke basis.


Because we were established by a team of industry experts, we like to think we know a thing or two about what works best for our valued contractors and clients.

This unique insight into a variety of different working practices allows us to provide specialist help and support whenever it’s required. Our team have experience in many different fields which allows us to provide specialist help whenever you need.

Core are the experts when it comes to legislation and compliance, meaning you will always be risk free when using our services. Our products are fully accredited by Professional Passport and Prism and we are partnered with various groups such as the Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce and Peninsula UK. We work with 100’s of recruitment agencies and business’ across the UK, so you can rest assured we are a name you can trust.

No matter how you get in touch with us, our team will always be happy to help with your bespoke requirements.


Core ACS are fully accredited through Professional Passport, the industry recognised standard of compliance.


We treat your money as if it was our own, you will deal with one point of contact at Core regarding your financial affairs.


We understand the importance of offering an effective and efficient service, we operate faster payments as standard and our contractors are signed up on the same day using our e-sign up process.


Our umbrella service allows you the traditional employment rights everybody should be able to benefit from whilst being a flexible and modern solution for contractors to move from assignment to assignment whilst remaining employed by one company.


Meet Our Amazing

Lauren Baker

Sales Manager

Lauren has an extensive knowledge of payroll and many years’ experience in the payroll intermediary sector, she feels extremely passionate about compliance and regularly meets with Government officials and HMRC in Parliament to discuss and lobby for/against changes to legislation. We believe in the personal approach, Lauren will visit you personally at your offices to discuss how our products can add value to your business. Core offer six payroll models and Lauren can talk you through all of them in detail.

Matthew Terry

Compliance and Payroll Manager

Matthew joins Core Finance Management as our in-house compliance manager, fully trained to keep you and your contractors happy and compliant. Through years of experience in compliance, he has developed an in-depth knowledge of how our solutions benefit you and which solutions are best for each person’s individual needs. Matt will speak to you personally and has an excellent rapport with all of our customers, he will take you through the whole process of on-boarding right the way through to understanding your pay.

Tino Mukura

Payroll Manager & Accounts Clerk

Tino runs payrolls for our clients almost every day depending on our various client’s needs. He has a wealth of knowledge about our products meaning he can deal with deal with all payments and his can-do attitude means that you are paid on time every time. Core currently run six different payroll models, with Tino’s experience he can deal with any queries which arise from all our solutions, should you have any questions he will be happy to help.

Lydia Davey

Payroll and Accounts Clerk

I am currently an apprentice at Core Finance Management working in the payroll department. I also specialise in some areas of compliance so am able to help in all areas of our business. I am happy to help with any queries regarding your pay and any questions on signing up with us here at Core Finance.

Paula Burr

Sales Executive

Paula joins Core Finance Management as a sales and customer services representative and is an expert in winning new business and customer retention. Paula's previous experience as a supervisor in sales roles has made her extremely passionate about helping our customers have the best possible service from us here at Core. Paula will always go the extra mile for our customers and contractors. Educated to degree level and a language specialist, Paula is excited about finding our customers the best solution for them and retaining their business for the longest time possible.

Financial management right from the Core. Creating bespoke payroll solutions to manage the payment needs of every sector.

When it comes to compliance we’ve got you covered; UK based payment provider, professional passport audited, Prism and Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce approved, legislative support and training.