Payroll Team Lead (Ref. No.: 459387)

Information about the position

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

Job description, responsibilities and duties

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!
We are looking for a strong leader with excellent communication skills to lead a team of 3+ payroll analysts and/or assistants.

Your responsibilities will include:
- Conducting regular 1on1s, team meetings and help team members to develop
- Being the back-up of the manager and other payroll team leads as needed
- Ensuring payroll is processed accurately & timely for Amazon employees in a respective country
- Liaising with the banks for timely salary credit
- Working with the payroll vendor to process stop payments/reversals and assist with check distribution
- Producing timely responses to our stakeholders inquiries received through emails and Trouble Tickets system
- Ensuring statutory compliance items are acted upon and closed at agreed deadlines.
- Producing payroll metrics and compliance dashboard for their respective countries
- Driving the implementation of all procedural changes

Requirements for the employee

Required education

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1) and
French - Intermediate (B1)

Personality requirements and skills

- experience with managing payrolls
- Experience with leading a team in a shared service environment
- ability to build, inspire and motivate the teams to raise the bar
- ability to implement and execute the defined payroll strategy
- Fluent English and intermediate French is an advantage
- Strong analytical skills


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 900 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: 2812882   Dátum zverejnenia: 19.2.2017