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Senior Payroll Specialist

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HM-A005003
Sector Location Job type Salary
Competitive
Date added
17 May, 2021

Job Description

Our client – a Global Consumer Goods business - are working with us to appoint a Senior Payroll Specialist, located in the Amsterdam area.

 

You will be working for a business that appreciates ideas and that 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 Payroll, Accounting and Excel skills, alongside a creative and ambitious personality. 

 

Senior Payroll Specialist, Amsterdam, Noord Holland

 

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 of the Senior Payroll Specialist:

  • 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.

 

Experience required:

  • 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 General Ledger Accounting and more broader Accounting responsibilities (ideal)
  • Great communication skills and can-do approach

 

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

 

If you are interested in applying for this Senior Payroll Specialist role, please register your interest using the link below. Alternatively, please send your CV to Gemma.hart@emearecruitment.eu or for a confidential conversation please call Gemma Hart in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02.