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Payroll Manager

Sector Location Job type Salary
up to EUR 60000
Date added
2 July, 2019

Job Description

Payroll Manager

Utrecht, Netherlands


Our client - a leading global sportswear retail company - is currently looking to welcome a Payroll Manager to join their multinational team in Utrecht Province. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing Payroll operations across a number of entities whilst also leading a team of Payroll Coordinators.


The Payroll Manager will ensure timely and accurate payroll processing in compliance with SOX and internal control procedures. The Payroll Manager will work alongside the Operations and Payroll Accounting departments, overseeing all payroll related issues.


The Payroll Manager role would suit a candidate who has international payroll experience along with excellent interpersonal skills as the Payroll Manager will be required to liaise with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders across all levels.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring the timely and accurate payment of multi-country payroll processing in compliance with internal control procedures and SOX.
  • Resolve escalations regarding payroll stakeholders
  • Manage relationships with payroll vendors, ensuring payroll vendor cost control
  • Explore and implement payroll related process improvement opportunities


Key Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance or Accounting
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in international payroll
  • Fluent English
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Prior team lead experience is desirable
  • PeopleSoft experience is preferable


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