EMEA Payroll Specialist

EMEA Payroll Specialist

  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £190 - £220 per day

  • Contact:

    Maximilian Courtnage

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


EMEA Payroll Specialist - Reading - 3 month contract - £190 -£220 per day

A leading software company based in Reading require a Payroll Specialist for a period of three months. This is a fantastic role working in state of the art offices.

Key Duties:

  • Provide consolidated files to local payroll partners for processing

  • Review payroll output for accuracy and liaise with payroll partners to correct any errors

  • Prepare full supporting data for any payroll payments required

  • Provide supporting data to finance to allow for accurate recording of payroll costs

  • Provide accurate and timely payroll data to other departments and auditors as and when required


  • End to end EMEA Payroll cycle experience working with outsourced payroll partners

  • Knowledge of SOX

  • I.T literate including Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook

  • Advanced excel (V-lookups, Pivots and Sum-IF)

Other skills

  • Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills

  • Flexible approach to work

  • The ability to work effectively under pressure, independently or within a team environment

  • The integrity to handle highly confidential and sensitive information with complete discretion

  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail

  • Numerate

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.