Payroll Executive - German Speaking

  • Job Reference: CLGPA
  • Date Posted: 24 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Advancing People Ltd
  • Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Salary: £30,000 to £32,000
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Advancing People Multilingual is working on behalf of a large international retailer who are looking to recruit a German speaking Payroll Administrator based in Birmingham, West Midlands.

The role of a Payroll specialist is responsible for delivering quality and accurate payroll to 1400+ employees in Germany. The successful applicant will work with an external outsourced payroll provider to ensure compliance and service level agreements are met.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure monthly payroll is processed accurately and on time in accordance with agreements in place with external payroll provider.
  • Ensure all end of year reporting is completed.
  • Responsible for internal compliance and regulatory controls relating to payroll processes.
  • Ensure monthly journals are posted on time.
  • Provide accurate payroll reports to the Finance team, issued by external payroll provider.


  • Fluent in German
  • Payroll experience
  • Fully competent in Microsoft Office & Excel
  • Strong influencing and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and communication skills
  • Experience working as a - Payroll Administrator, Payroll Executive, Payroll Specialist

In return our client is offering a basic salary of £30,000 - £32,000 + excellent benefits package.

This position offers flexibility to work from home/ remote 2 days a week

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