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Payroll Analyst

HM - AAIE-006431
Sector Location Job type Salary
EUR45000 - EUR55000
Date added
24 February, 2020

Job Description

Our client – a US owned Global Manufacturing business - are working with us to appoint Payroll Analyst into their office in the Amsterdam area. You will be working for a business that appreciates ideas and gives you the freedom to optimize processes. They are looking to hire individuals capable of working in a fast-moving and cross-departmental position. The ideal candidate will have strong accounting and Excel skills alongside a creative and ambitious personality. 


Payroll Analyst, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 


The purpose of this position is to perform payroll for multiple countries in EMEA and to provide and maintain the required expertise and to support all payroll programs in the payroll environment, in accordance with companies’ policies and procedures.


Key responsibilities for the Payroll Analyst: 

  • You will be given a specific set of countries to manage yourself! 
  • Liaising with both internal and external stakeholders in order to manage the monthly payroll closing across Europe and beyond. 
  • General Ledger responsibilities
  • Responsible for monthly balance sheet reconciliations in Blackline
  • Ensure timely and accurate data entry and transactions into systems. 
  • Supporting with an automation project and supporting continuous improvement projects within Payroll


The ideal Payroll Analyst candidate will have: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, or related field
  • At least 5 years of experience in Payroll Accounting.
  • Fluency in English and Dutch (both written and spoken)
  • Experience in international payroll, including French payroll regulations.
  • Experience in General Ledger Accounting and more broader accounting responsibilities (ideal).
  • Great communication skills and "can-do" approach.


You would work in a dynamic, multinational working environment where the talents are recognized and excellent career progression opportunities exist.  


If you are interested in applying for this Payroll Specialist role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Hannah Mallia in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02.