Senior Program Delivery Manager - Payroll

Amazon /Slovakia/ s.r.o.

Place of work
Prague, Czechia (Job with occasional home office)
Contract type
Wage (gross)
From 3 250 EUR/month

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

The Regional Senior PDM is self-driven, and goal-oriented leader with a focus in delivering business solutions that meets the users’ needs. Payroll industry expertise is preferred. The regional Senior Payroll PDM is a member of a global Payroll Program Delivery team.

The Program Delivery function is within the Payroll team (Finance Operations) and as such this position will work with Leadership in Payroll Operations as well as Vendor Management (VM) and Operational Excellence (OE) functions within Payroll to build and maintain programs and will support managing regional and country payroll project portfolios, stakeholder engagement, management of dependencies of interrelated projects, expanding regional and country specific knowledge base. In addition, PDM will support management of the global project delivery for high impact Payroll projects in partnership with the relevant stakeholders. The role may require up to 25% international travel.

Key job responsibilities
• Ability to build strong relationships with stakeholders and key partners for the program.
• Act as a functional senior leader in coordinating project related activities and project managers on the level of subregion or country.
• Lead programs and projects for Payroll of high complexity e.g. new vendor transitions, transformation projects, integration projects, or expansion projects.
• Work along with Payroll Operations, vendors, and internal teams to develop and constantly evolve mechanism to control programs and portfolios.
• Identifies synergies and advocates best practices to improve program delivery function
• Ability to roll up sleeves and operate as an individual contributor to get the job done; at the same time, be able to guide stakeholders toward an objective

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

• 5+ years as a Project Manager working with different business/functional teams, should have implemented complex projects in the areas of product & platform transformation, project management, preferably in the financial sector.
• Payroll/HR project experience.
• At least a high-level knowledge of payroll process, data flow, system configuration.
• Solid experience in conducting metrics review meetings with senior stakeholders and customers; exceptional communication and senior stakeholder management skills.
• Ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams, to deliver projects and initiatives.
• Excellent verbal, visual, written and listening skills.
• Excellent organizational, facilitation, analytical and collaboration skills.
• Ability to create structure and provide leadership in ambiguous situations.
• Ability to thrive in a fast paced, ever changing environment.
• Ability to excel both independently and in a team environment.
• Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate and influence at all levels in a matrix organization.
• Experience in utilizing PM tools and methodologies


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.

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Number of employees

1000 and more employees


Contact person: Michal Pistovcak
E-mail: send CV
ID: 4419829  Datum zveřejnění: 7.9.2022  Spodní hranice mzdy (brutto): 3 250 EUR/month