Senior Payroll Project Specialist with fluent German

Place of work
Start date
By agreement
Contract type
Wage (gross)
2 000 EUR/monthFrom 2000 EUR/gross

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Job duties:

  • Be a subject matter expert in projects to drive payroll improvements for one country or group of small to medium size countries
  • Be a subject matter expert in expansions projects
  • Maintain the operational effectiveness of payroll process from the start to the end
  • Collaborate with other leaders to build a culture of balances and checks within the Payroll Operations Team to maintain and efficient and effective audit process
  • Collaborate in efforts to evaluate and redesign Payroll processes to align with the company’s rapid grown and commitment to quality
  • Collaborate with teams across IT, HR, Finance and Accounting to ensure that best practices are followed and implemented

Employee perks, benefits


  • Competitive Benefis Package (incl. home office, sick days, bonus scheme, life insurance, motivational programs and many others)
  • Friendly multi-culti teams and a great succession scheme (possibility to grow within the company)
  • Informal start-up environment

Company on whose behalf the position is being filled

Accounting and auditing activities

Our client is a well-known international start-up - a leader in online business - and its warehouses and subsidiaries are all over the world with more than 500 thousand employees.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2) and German - Upper intermediate (B2)

Other knowledge

Payroll accounting - advanced
Human Resources - basic
Microsoft Excel - advanced

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills


  • 3+ years of experience in EMEA Payroll processes & systemseep controllership
  • Deep controllership / statutory compliance knowledge (tax, labour code, social security, garnishments, pension, benefits, terminations)
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and competing objectives in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong analytical and statistical skills
  • Proficient in obtaining, organizing, and analyzing data to make fact-based decisions and drive
  • Root cause analysis
  • English and German language on advanced level


Brief description of the company

SYNERGIE Slovakia as recruitment and consulting agency has been present on the Slovak market since 1999. We are a part of SYNERGIE Group - the 5th largest HR solutions provider in Europe.

We do offer international experience, consultants with wide-ranging knowledge and experience in their specific fields and deep knowledge of the job market.

The company is a holder of a licence to offer recruitment services. (25908/2004 - OSS 129/2005. Plati pre SR.)

The company is a holder of a licence to offer recruitment services.

Number of employees

20-24 employees

Information about the selection process

Are you interested in this job opportunity? Please, send us your resume in English to [email protected] Please, use the title of this position as the Subject of the e-mail message.

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Company address

Dunajská 4
811 08 Bratislava


ID: 4101566  Dátum zverejnenia: 11.6.2021  Pracovná ponuka je prevzatá z inej stránky alebo zdroja. Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 2 000 EUR/month