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Payroll Specialist - Exclusive

Sector Location Job type Salary
Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Date added
14 April, 2023

Job Description

EMEA Recruitment are working exclusively with our leading fashion client who are looking for an experienced Payroll Specialist to join their growing Amsterdam based business.


Working with exciting brand names, this leading fashion retail organisation is looking for a driven person who will thrive in a start-up environment.


In the role of Payroll Specialist, you will be responsible for calculating and administering employee compensation, verifying work hours and payment, updating the internal payroll database and records.


The ideal candidate will have good numeric ability and be accustomed to handling sensitive information.


Responsibilities of the Payroll Specialist:


  • Maintaining payroll information by collating, calculating, and entering data
  • Updating payroll records, making ad hoc adjustments on bonuses and benefit changes.
  • Preparing payroll reports
  • Coordinate bonuses calculations and allowances
  • Cooperate with the local payroll vendors to oversee employees’ compensation by the end of each pay cycle using payroll software in a timely manner
  • Act as first point of contact regarding payroll queries such as compensation, benefits, taxes, and insurance deductions


Ideal Profile:

  • BSc in Accounting, Human Resources, or relevant field
  • 2+ years’ experience in payroll
  • Strong Excel proficiency, other payroll system experience is highly advantageous
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Good knowledge of labour legislation


EMEA Recruitment is committed to promoting Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in the workplace. We act as a neutral third party in the recruitment process, basing our candidate searches on skills and experience. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, sex, relationship status, disability, race, religion/beliefs, or sexual orientation.