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Activ Timesheets

Activ Timesheets

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Introduction

Activ Timesheets can be seamlessly integrated with Activ Absence or Activ Appraisals to provide your organisation with an accurate account of the time employees spend on tasks and projects. The electronic record allows enables employees to enter the time they start and end work each task or project on a timesheet. This data output can then be used for client billing as well as payroll processing.

 

Activ Timesheets can help your organisation to track work hours, travel time, annual leave accruals and any adjustments for processing payroll. With Activ Timehseets you can provide a trackable workflow for payroll approval eliminating costly errors or employee dissatisfaction with incorrect pay. With inaccurate data entry the leading cause of payroll errors, cut down these data entry errors with Activ Timesheets to keep your payroll processing running smoothly.

 

This add-on module will add functionality to each employee’s Activ dashboard where the employee can maintain their timesheet of all their activity before submitted for approval.

Benefits

Key Benefits for HR

  • Submit daily, weekly or monthly timesheets
  • Reports on employee work patterns
  • Employees can submit their own timesheets for approval
  • Easy Line Manager approval
  • Leave automatically updated when time sheets are approved

        Benefits

        Key Benefits for HR
        • Submit daily, weekly or monthly timesheets
        • Reports on employee work patterns
        • Employees can submit their own timesheets for approval
        • Easy Line Manager approval
        • Leave automatically updated when time sheets are approved

        Features

        Features

        Track the hours each employee works

        Activ Timesheets can be added to Activ Absence or Activ Appraisals to give your administrators access to a complete reporting on employee work patterns.

         

        This add-on module will add functionality to each employee’s Activ dashboard where the employee can maintain their timesheet of their activity before it is submitted for approval.

         

        The system can be configured such that your employees are expected to submit daily, weekly, or monthly timesheets. Prior to submitting the timesheet an employee can add notes to specific dates to provide commentary on any working hours that are out of the standard work pattern.

         

        The employee can maintain the timesheet throughout the reporting period saving it as draft with each update until they are ready to submit. On submission the timesheet is presented to the manager for approval. The manager can add their own comments and then either approve or reject the timesheet (even from an email notification).

         

        To complete the process HR can run reports on the approved timesheets and even produce Excel exports of the data which can then be used for payroll and any other HR systems.

        Integration with Activ Absence

        When added to Activ Absence, the system will automatically add any time off to the employee’s timesheet. The system can also be configured that on approval

         

        of the employee’s timesheet, the data is used to update the planned work pattern for the employee to the actual hours worked. This will then trigger a calculation of the employee’s annual leave allocation.

         

        This can result in a huge time saving on the administration for those organisations where the staff work flexible hours or have zero-hour contracts. The historical work patterns are updated automatically when the timesheets are approved, and the leave accrued to date is calculated.

        Key Benefits for HR

        • Maintain compliance by monitoring total number of hours worked
        • Keep an accurate record for payroll
        • Easy to report on and analyse statistics
        • Devolve responsibility totally to employees
        • No need to physically collect timesheets and chase employees for submission
        • Record time against separate company cost centres
        • Update Time in Lieu balance with multiples based on the times worked, days worked and/or public holidays.
        • Different reporting codes can be applied to different times worked, days worked and/or public holidays.

            Key Benefits for Employees

            • Accessible anywhere anytime
            • Submit daily, weekly or monthly timesheets for approval
            • Line Manager approval is quick and easy from email notifications
            • Employees can be paid accurately based on all time worked
            • Approved timesheets can update Time in Lieu balance
            • Can be used to update the work patterns in Activ Absence and recalculate the Annual Leave allocation based on actual hours worked rather than scheduled hours.

                Saving your organisation money

                With Activ Timesheets deployed across your organisation, you’ll know know exactly what your employees are working on. You will then have the business information required to track efficiency of employees by comparing the amount of time they work with the output they produce. Accurate timesheets will help you to spot employees that could be performing poorly and costing your company money. By providing data on who is productive and who is not, Activ Timesheets will help save a lot of money for your company.

                Key Benefits for HR
                • Maintain compliance by monitoring total number of hours worked
                • Keep an accurate record for payroll
                • Easy to report on and analyse statistics
                • Devolve responsibility totally to employees
                • No need to physically collect timesheets and chase employees for submission
                • Record time against separate company cost centres
                • Update Time in Lieu balance with multiples based on the times worked, days worked and/or public holidays.
                • Different reporting codes can be applied to different times worked, days worked and/or public holidays.
                Key Benefits for Employees
                • Accessible anywhere anytime
                • Submit daily, weekly or monthly timesheets for approval
                • Line Manager approval is quick and easy from email notifications
                • Employees can be paid accurately based on all time worked
                • Approved timesheets can update Time in Lieu balance
                • Can be used to update the work patterns in Activ Absence and recalculate the Annual Leave allocation based on actual hours worked rather than scheduled hours.

                Pricing

                Initial set up fee from £199

                Dependent on modules required and number of staff

                Number of staff: 1-10

                £1.60 price per employee/month *

                A core module (Absence or Appraisal) is also required for this product
                * price based on annual contract

                £7.50 price per employee/month *
                Activ People HR Software Suite price

                * price based on annual contract

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                FAQ's

                • Is it easily accessible to all employees even working from home?

                  Yes. Every employee is provided with a username and password to access the module from any device (smartphone, tablet, PC etc) over the internet securely.  

                • Can staff submit their own timesheets for a given period?

                  Yes. Staff can be requested to submit daily, weekly, or monthly timesheets. They can also add notes to specific dates to provide commentary on any working hours that are out of the standard work pattern

                • Can timesheets be approved quickly and easily?

                  Yes. On submission the timesheet is presented to the manager for approval. The manager can add their own comments and then either approve or reject it (even from an email notification). 

                • Can we produce reports on staff time?

                  YesHR can run reports on approved timesheets and analyse staff work time history. 

                • Can we use the timesheets for payroll?

                  Yes. The system produces Excel exports of the data which can then be used for payroll and any other HR systems 

                • Can we manage the recording of different work activities?

                  Yes, different cost centres can be configured and applied to the appropriate staff. Each staff member will only be able to record time against the cost centres that they have be authorized. 

                • We pay our staff different rates for working evenings and weekends can this be managed?

                  Yes, for each cost centre different reporting codes can be applied to different times worked, days worked and/or public holidaysThe staff simply record the times they have worked, then when the timesheet is approved the system automatically applies the appropriate reporting codes. 

                • Can time in lieu be recorded in the timesheet?

                  Yes. When a timesheet is approved system can update Time in Lieu balance. It can also apply multiples based on the times worked, days worked and/or public holidays, for example you may get time and half back for working on a public holiday. 

                • Can work patterns be updated from the time worked?

                  Yes. Can be used to update the work patterns in Activ Absence and recalculate the annual leave allocation based on actual hours worked rather than scheduled hours. 

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