Payroll Specialist

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We are currently seeking a Senior Payroll Specialist for our client, a multinational pharmaceutical in Dublin 15.

This is an 7-9-month contract role with a salary of up to €50k DOE.

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Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Coordination and support of Payrolls in various countries across the APAC, EMEA and LATAM regions.
  • Builds and maintains effective supporting relationships with external payroll providers and internal business partners.
  • Lead and participate in international process improvement projects
  • Focus on maximizing capabilities and increasing efficiencies for international payroll processing
  • Participates in training employees and business partners on using various payroll systems and tools.
  • Serves as the back-up for other team members and able to handle all key payroll-processing areas.
  • Provides oversight on governance and control models for the relevant countries


What are we looking for?

  • A Payroll Qualification (IPASS, CIPP or similar)
  • 2 years international payroll experience.
  • Solid understanding of payroll related matters/legislation, including benefit plans.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage 3rd parties to deliver agreed output to SLAs.
  • Strong people skills
  • Excellent computing skills with all common office programs.
  • Project management in an international environment.
  • Knowledge of a Human Resource Management System – Preferably Workday


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