Payroll Controllership Analyst

Amazon /Slovakia/ s.r.o.

Place of work
Bratislava, Slovakia
Contract type
Wage (gross)
1 850 EUR/month

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

We are looking for an individual who will dive deep into processes and who is adept at driving change within a very dynamic global business environment with a proven record of delivering process efficiency results. It is expected that the individual will ensure Amazon's Finance Business processes stay ahead of risks associated with growth in areas of process design, internal control effectiveness, computer system integration, and other relevant areas. The preferred candidate will have outstanding auditing skills, problem solving skills, Payroll process and system knowledge, and customer service passion

The analyst will partner with Payroll, Accounting, Compliance, Tax and Technology teams to develop and implement best in class Payroll Controllership processes and systems that will bring operational effectiveness, efficiency and financial reporting reliability.

Key Responsibilities include:

· Perform risk assessment, design internal controls for emerging and growing Payroll activities.
· Dive deep into payroll disbursement vs. accruals/liabilities, identify risks and develop inspection framework.
· Prepare inspection observations to present in monthly business reviews with leadership.
· Improve Payroll reporting/reconciliation processes in collaboration with Operational Excellence team through process improvement projects (e.g. Lean/Six Sigma/Robotics).
· Deliver Accounting Controllership projects to develop automated reporting analytics.
· Advisory support to Payroll colleagues in resolving Payroll reconciliation queries.
· Liaise with accounting team and Payroll vendors to effectively manage month-end close payroll reporting/accruals.
· Review Payroll statutory payments, due diligence and reporting to regulatory authorities.
· Support SOX302 quarterly attestations process.
· Improve Payroll Accounting Controllership awareness in regional/global teams.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

· Bachelor Degree in Accounting or equivalent.
· Minimum 5+ years of experience in payroll accounting, reconciliation and audit.
· 2+ years of experience in Accounting Automation projects.
· Working proficiency in advanced Excel (VBA, pivot tables, vlookup and advanced formulas).
· Strong desire to exceed expectations and strong interpersonal skills, including persuasive written and oral communication skills.


Brief description of the company

At, we're working to be the most customer-centric company on the Earth. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and result driven people.

Amazon opened a center in Slovakia in 2011 creating over 1000 new jobs till today. The new center is operated by Amazon /Slovakia/ s.r.o. and is located at
Twin City Tower( Mlynské Nivy 10). Currently there are divisions like Vendor Contact Management, Financial Operations, Payroll, Listing Specialists, Catalog, Amazon Media Group, Mass Vendor Recruitment and more. We even have virtual roles with possibility to work from home.

All open positions together with a job description and contact details can be found on

Number of employees

1000 and more employees

Company address

Amazon /Slovakia/ s.r.o.
Mlynské Nivy 10
821 09 Bratislava-Staré Mesto
ID: 3990306  Termin der Veröffentlichung: 22.10.2020  Untergrenze des Gehalts (brutto): 1 850 EUR/month