Payroll Team Lead for France (Ref. No.: 459387)

Information about the position

  • Place of work: Námestie 1. mája 18, Bratislava
  • 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!

About us
Amazon strives to be Earth's most customer-centric company where people can find and discover virtually anything they want to buy online. By giving customers more of what they want - low prices, vast selection, and convenience - Amazon continues to grow and evolve as a world-class e-commerce platform. We treat every day like day one. A day to bring in fresh ideas. A day to challenge convention. A day to make more good things happen for our customers. It’s that kind of entrepreneurial spirit that will drive our success now, and reinforce our reputation for great service for years to come. You could be part of it. It’s as simple as this: Work hard. Have fun. Make history.

Your responsibilities include:

We are looking for a strong leader with excellent communication skills to lead a team of 3+ payroll analysts and/or assistants.
Conduct regular 1on1s, team meetings and help team members to develop.
Be the back-up of the Manager in his/her absence
Ensures payroll is processed accurately & timely for Amazon employees for the respective countries they manage
Payroll & Compliance estimation of funds requirement on a monthly basis for salary disbursement & Statutory due.
Liaise with the banks for timely salary credit
Work with the payroll vendor to process stop payments/reversals and assist with check distribution
Backup other payroll team leads as needed
Produce timely responses to our stakeholders inquiries received through emails and Trouble Tickets.
Ensure statutory compliance items are acted upon and closed at agreed deadlines.
Produce payroll metrics and compliance dashboard for their respective countries
Support The Manager in the completion of all open Controllership items.
Drive the implementation of all procedural changes following manager’s agreement with stakeholders.
Handle payroll audits
Ability to improve our customer experience

Requirements for the employee

Required education

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

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1) and
French - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

A minimum of 2+ years’ experience managing payrolls
Experience leading a team in a shared service environment
Build, inspire and motivate the teams to raise the bar
Able to implement and execute the defined payroll strategy
Fluent in the English language
Basic French skill is an advantage
Strong communication skills
Able to meet tight deadlines
Strong analytical skill
Positive/can do attitude as well as the ability to balance multiple priorities
Customer focused - Employee support
Drive for operational excellence

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Brief description of the company

Amazon strives to be Earth's most customer-centric company where people can find and discover virtually anything they want to buy online. By giving customers more of what they want - low prices, vast selection, and convenience - Amazon.com continues to grow and evolve as a world-class e-commerce platform. We treat every day like day one. A day to bring in fresh ideas. A day to challenge convention. A day to make more good things happen for our customers. It’s that kind of entrepreneurial spirit that will drive our success now, and reinforce our reputation for great service for years to come. You could be part of it. It’s as simple as this: Work hard. Have fun. Make history.

Amazon opened a Center in Bratislava, Slovakia, creating over 600 new jobs. The new center is operated by Amazon Slovakia s.r.o. and is located at the Park One office center in Bratislava. Currently there are divisions as Seller Support, Financial Operations, Listing Specialists, Catalog specialist and more.

All open positions together with a job description and contact details can be found on www.amazon.jobs.

Main focus of the company's activities

Retail trade

Company address

Amazon /Slovakia/ s.r.o.
Námestie 1. mája 18
811 06 Bratislava
http://www.amazon.com

Contact

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ID: 2812882   Dátum zverejnenia: 15.11.2016