Compliance Manager EMEA (Tax / Payroll) (Ref. No.: 509146)

Information about the position

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

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Job Responsibilities include:
- Work with key stakeholders and Project teams to ensure Compliance is established for new countries/companies on boarded from day 1.
- Work with Compliance tools to provide management reporting and metrics, and use these in the effective monitoring of identified Compliance risks.
- Discover and identify new areas of risk, and potential Non Compliance and manage to resolution and full Compliance
- Manage / facilitate in audits and exploratory sessions of the Operational payroll process and statutory requirements.
- Review internal and external audit reports providing remediation plans and working with stakeholders to close identified risks and issues.
- Work closely with the Payroll teams in all geographies, providing support and guidance, and continuous training on areas of Payroll Compliance.
- Build partnerships with External Counsel Consultants to gain expert advice where necessary.
- Work closely with partners in the Compensation and Benefit teams to increase knowledge and ensure compliance is achieved in the implementation of new / expanded benefit programs

Requirements for the employee

Required education

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

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Required experience


Personality requirements and skills

- Experience of working in a global metric driven company, working across multiple time zones and possessing high cultural awareness
- Understanding of international payroll tax and social security processes logic
- Knowledge about cross border workers, tax treaties and other international employment legislation
- Experience of SOX compliance and responsibilities
- Has demonstrated ability to quickly learn and work with people from different levels and of different working styles.
- Strong excel and reporting skills
- Advanced analytical skills and the ability to dive deep into details, while also seeing and understanding the big picture
- Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines while managing multiple compliance projects


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: 2981222   Dátum zverejnenia: 8.6.2017