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Senior Manager - Payroll Operations

Sector Location Job type Salary
Up to EUR 75000
Date added
23 September, 2019

Job Description

Our client - a leading global sportswear retail company - is currently looking to welcome a Senior Manager - Payroll Operations to join their multinational team in Utrecht Province. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the Payroll operations team, working across a wide range of international entities in an extremely fast-paced and varied environment.


Senior Manager - Payroll Operations, Utrecht, Netherlands


The Senior Manager - Payroll Operations is responsible for ensuring timely and accurate payroll processing in compliance with SOX and internal control procedures. The Senior Manager - Payroll operations will work alongside key stakeholders within Operations, Payroll Accounting, Compensation & Benefits and HR on a wide range of Payroll-related issues.


The role is suitable for a candidate who possesses previous Management experience combined with  international Payroll experience and excellent interpersonal skills.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring the timely and accurate payment of multi-country payroll processing in compliance with internal control procedures and SOX
  • Provide leadership and management direction to the Payroll team
  • Manage relationships with a wide range of key stakeholders
  • Explore and implement payroll related process improvement opportunities
  • Prepare for and participate in internal and external audits


Key Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance or Accounting
  • Minimum of 8 years of experience in international payroll
  • Fluent English language skills, both written and spoken
  • Knowledge of additional European languages is beneficial
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Previous management experience
  • PeopleSoft experience is preferable


If you are interested in applying for this Senior Manager - Payroll Operations 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.