Payroll Analyst

Information about the position

  • Place of work: Námestie 1. mája 18, Bratislava
  • Start date: ASAP
  • Contract type: full-time

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Amazon is looking for an energetic and enthusiastic candidate to join the fast paced world of European Financial Operations in Bratislava. We’re not an average retailer and this is definitely not your average finance position. We’ll give you the opportunity to really make a difference to our business by working on and initiating projects in a fast-paced environment and ultimately delivering results.

It is critical to Amazon’s on-going success that we provide the highest service to our employees. If you are motivated to dive into the detail and take ownership, we have the career you’re looking for and offer an exposure to all aspects of business!

Your responsibilities include:

· Playing a role in processing salaries for employees (payroll) in an EU country
· Handling confidential information
· Processing and reconciling payroll transactions (relocation, stock, additional payments)
· Participate in Kaizens and Greenbelts (Six Sigma) or other projects

Requirements for the employee

Required education

Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Personality requirements and skills

Experience/Skills required:
· Fluent in English
· Ability to cope with change and meet challenging deadlines under pressure
· Good analytical skills
· Positive/can do attitude as well as the ability to balance multiple priorities
· Team player - excellent interpersonal skills but takes initiative and can also work independently
· Customer focused
· Drive for operational excellence


Experience in payroll and working with payroll environment and systems
· PeopleSoft experience
· Intermediate level Excel skills (Vlookup, other formulas, pivot tables)
· Experience working within a multinational company/environment
· Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
· Minimum 2-3 years of work experience in corporate offices in finance, accounting or payroll is an advantage


Brief description of the company

At, we're working to be the most customer-centric company on the Earth. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and result driven people.

Amazon opened a center in Slovakia in 2011 creating over 1000 new jobs till today. The new center is operated by Amazon /Slovakia/ s.r.o. and is located at the Park One office center (Namestie 1.maja, Bratislava). Currently there are divisions like Vendor Contact Management, Financial Operations, Payroll, Listing Specialists, Catalog, Amazon Media Group, Mass Vendor Recruitment and more. We even have virtual roles with possibility to work from home.

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Main focus of the company's activities

Retail trade

Company address

Amazon /Slovakia/ s.r.o.
Námestie 1. mája 18
811 06 Bratislava
ID: 2578617   Dátum zverejnenia: 17.1.2017