Senior Payroll Analyst with German

Place of work
Bratislava, Slovakia
Contract type
Start date
Wage (gross)
2 300 EUR/monthsalary based on candidate experience

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Our multicultural Payroll team is seeking an EMEA Payroll Operations Projects Analyst to join our Payroll Operations Team. We are looking for a strong leader that will take the ownership and drive the change in our growing payroll hub in Bratislava.

This individual must be eager to dive deep into processes and have proven record of delivering process efficiency results. The preferred candidate must have EMEA payroll process and payroll system knowledge, ability to abstract requirements independently and customer service passion.

If you would like to join us to make a difference by participating in challenging projects and to make sure our employees are paid accurately and on time we definitely want to hear from you!

As our EMEA Payroll Operations Projects Analyst, you will be responsible to:

Be a subject matter expert in projects to drive payroll improvements for one country or group of small to medium size countries
Be a subject matter expert in expansions projects
Maintain the operational effectiveness of payroll process from the start to the end
Collaborate with other leaders to build a culture of balances and checks within the Payroll Operations Team to maintain and efficient and effective audit process
Collaborate in efforts to evaluate and redesign Payroll processes to align with the company’s rapid grown and commitment to quality
Collaborate with teams across IT, HR, Finance and Accounting to ensure that best practices are followed and implemented

What is awaiting you in our Payroll team?

“What I like the most about payroll is the opportunity to contribute to many cool projects that will have positive impact on our employees”.

“Working in payroll is very dynamic and you never know what can happen during the day. You’re never bored!”

Base pay for this position starts from EUR 2.300 gross per month and salary depends on the skills and requirements, there will be further pay components such as a sign on bonus and the eligibility to participate in a restricted stock unit scheme operated independently by Inc. in USA. Company benefits apply subject to further terms, including annual membership in medical clinic, life insurance, retirement pension, meal voucher card, career development.

Information about the selection process

Position can be based in Prague or Bratislava based on candidate preference

Expected date of completion of the selection process

1 May 2021 (there are still 13 more days)

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2) and German - Upper intermediate (B2)

Other knowledge

Microsoft Excel - advanced

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

- 5+ years of experience in EMEA Payroll processes & systemseep controllership / statutory compliance knowledge (tax, labour code, social security, garnishments, pension, benefits, terminations)
- Deep controllership / statutory compliance knowledge (tax, labour code, social security, garnishments, pension, benefits, terminations)
- Ability to deal with ambiguity and competing objectives in a fast-paced environment
- Strong analytical and statistical skills
- Proficient in obtaining, organizing, and analyzing data to make fact-based decisions and drive
- Root cause analysis
- English + German language on advanced level

Preferred Qualifications:
- MS Office knowledge (VBA, macros)
- Knowledge of personal income tax legislation, labor law
- Familiar with SAP, Peoplesoft, Workday, ADP software
- Experience in leading projects
- Team focused with particular ability to work across virtual teams
- Sense of innovation


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
82109 Bratislava-Staré Mesto


Kontaktní osoba: Alexandra Barokova
E-mail: poslat životopis
ID: 3995180  Datum zveřejnění: 21.3.2021  Spodní hranice mzdy (brutto): 2 300 EUR/month