Unparalleled support for recruitment businesses with PSC/Limited Company accounting solutions, PAYE, Umbrella, CIS, PEO, agency funding & back office, and International payroll.


Speedy Set-up for Limited Companies

Raise your contracts FAST. Within 24-hours contractors set up and ready to work with:

  • Certificate of incorporation
  • Business bank account
  • Business insurance


Instant Umbrella registration

One phone call to us and contractors can be registered and working compliantly within a matter of hours.


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Our Support for Recruiters

Customers and compliance are at the heart of our business. We have been operating since 1989 and provide a comprehensive range of solutions to meet all your needs – including Limited Company accountancy, PAYE, Umbrella, CIS, IR35/compliance support, PEO, and International Payroll. Servicing over 25,000 contractors, it’s our standards of compliance, expertise, customer service, and resilient technology that make us a market-leading payroll company.

100% Outsourced

With JSA offering a wide range of services under one roof, you can fully outsource your on-going employment and payment processes

100% Compliant

Remove the compliance risk and stress and let us take care of all responsibilities so you can focus on growth.

100% Service Focussed

We’re serious about customer service – with dedicated account support, expert advice, extended opening hours and flexible payment options.

100% Regulated

JSA is a fully accredited member of the FCSA, the most reputable trade body and rigorous enforcer of compliance.

Let us manage your employment and payroll processing


Fully outsource your on-going employment and payment processes. This will reduce in-house fixed costs and admin resource required in your business.


We take real care of our customers – you’ll be allocated a dedicated account manager to look after you, we operate extended office hours (8am-8pm and Saturdays) and we do same day or out of hours payments, to assist our agency partners.


We have a vast amount of experience in managing mass transfers to umbrella/PAYE.  We’ll help project manage the transfer and provide help and support every step of the way to ensure the whole process is quick and seamless for you and your workers.


We’ll provide expert advice, training and updates to your team.  Everything is covered, including IR35, AWR, RTW, pensions, apprentice levy, HMRC reporting and much more.


You can be assured that our service is 100% compliant and we’re fully accredited members of the FCSA.  Let us worry about the compliance burden, so you can focus on growth.


Our bespoke technology platform ensures we seamlessly control the entire end-to-end process, allowing us to scale quickly, be adaptable to change and to ensure consistency in service levels. This is underpinned by an leading external business continuity failsafe, which ensures 24/7 resilience and that your workers are paid, whatever happens.


We offer a full range of compliant services, including Umbrella, PAYE, CIS, PSC, PEO, International, Agency Back Office, and IR35 support – so whatever your contractors’ situation, we have the right solution for them.

Availability is key to our success…and yours!

Availability is a very significant differentiator for JSA, with consistency of delivery and reputation being among the most important considerations and a big factor for agencies when appointing trusted providers.

Our customers expect us to be available 24/7, 365 days a year.

Our alternate site business continuity plan is tried and tested, meaning if we were unable to access our offices for any reason our phone lines remain open, data still flows and payments are still processed. The customer journey is unaffected and seamless – something that is critical in today’s world.

Who We Help

We provide specialist Umbrella and limited company accountancy support for contractors in every sector, including: 

Financial Services

Technology & Engineering

Oil & Gas



Funding available for agency training 

We offer our agency partners access to funding so that you can upskill your staff and train your consultants via the Apprenticeship Scheme. The funding is available for consultants of all ages and skillsets.

Meet the fantastic team behind the great service

Meet the team behind achieving our incredible reputation for providing consistently higher customer service levels to ensure that your account manager is always there when you need them.

Fantastic partner services


When your recruitment business works with us, we’ll help you connect with our handpicked, trusted partners to allow you to benefit from our long-standing relationships and make the most of exclusive discounts you won’t receive anywhere else. We’ve carefully curated this list of partners to add to our range of services, enhancing our holistic service offering for your organisation, whether you’re just starting out or well-established.

What sectors do we have expertise in

Our expertise crosses many sectors

At JSA, our expertise and experience has crossed many sectors in the past 30 years. 

You can be safe in the knowledge that choosing us for your payroll requirements means you are choosing the experts in your sector.


IT & Telecoms


Financial, Banking and Accountancy


Engineering – Automotive & Rail




Transport and Logistics




Medical and Health


Public Sector


Creative, Legal and Marketing


Oil, Gas & Energy

Our history

We’ve been operating Umbrella employment solutions for recruitment agencies and contractors for 30+ years and we have seen and navigated all manner of changes in the flexible labour sector during that time.

We value a partnership approach and we have long-standing relationships with many large recruiters, who choose to work with us because of our commitment to compliance and to great customer service for both recruiters and contractors.

Our service comes with a wide range of benefits. The most important however is having people to look after you and go the extra mile. Our account managers build close relationships with our agency and consultant partners and are there to advise and support and to ensure you experience a joined up, hassle free, risk-free service.

We truly are experts in the field, with access to a wide range of further professional specialist advisers. JSA is a fully accredited member of the FCSA (Freelancer and Contractor Services Association), the most reputable trade body and rigorous enforcer of compliance and customer service standards in the contracting sector, underpinned by a wide-ranging annual audit. Our partners can be sure we adhere to the highest levels of compliance.

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Personal service

From the offset, JSA & Angela were incredibly personable and informative. We have used them numerous times to support our candidates’ needs and they have all gone onto successfully build their own LTD companies.

Brandon James

Professional & Efficient

Having worked with a number of umbrella companies over the years, Vicky Traynor and the team at JSA stand out from the crowd due to the professional and efficient service that they provide to agencies and contractors.

Matt Randall

Fantastic team

JSA are a fantastic umbrella provider with the highest level in customer service. Natalie, Caroline and the rest of the team are a pleasure to work with and I highly recommend them.

Dan Warren

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