Interim International Payroll Manager

Accounting Hoofddorp, Netherlands Req.Num.: 16515


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Nutanix EMEA headquarters in the Netherlands is recruiting for an International Payroll Manager (Contract) to take on responsibilities for its locations in EMEA and APJ. Our centralised Finance Department covers the areas of Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, General Ledger, Cash management, Payroll, Reporting and VAT amongst others. The Payroll Manager will have overall responsibility for the international payroll process for the countries in the EMEA & APJ region.

As well as international payroll experience, accounting skills and high accuracy you will have excellent communication skills. You will be highly organised and a team player. An “assertive” style that works well with others and a positive, uplifting attitude will fit best. The position reports to the Director of Finance and will be based in Hoofddorp, the Netherlands.

Key responsibilities

  • Oversee and manage the monthly payroll process for all international entities
  • Ensure payroll is processed in an accurate, compliant, and timely manner by review and approval of payroll input and output reports, payroll and third-party payments and review of payroll journals and reconciliations.
  • This position will be incremental in developing processes and procedures for our international operations and to drive automation
  • Performance manage and develop payroll team
  • Oversee compliance with statutory reporting and filing requirements and SOX
  • Support all internal and external audits related to payroll
  • The position will work closely with the Accounting, HR, Compensation & Benefits, Stock admin, Tax and senior members of headquarters and international locations, including managing third party relations.
  • Prepare reporting, analyse fluctuations, and provide explanations
  • Support the international accounting managers on ad-hoc projects and/or daily tasks

Person Specification

  • Previous International payroll experience
  • General Ledger accounting experience
  • People management skills
  • Accounting education preferred (HEAO, SPD diploma or equivalent)
  • Well organised and proactive with regards to administrative and system improvements.
  • Must have the ability to meet deadlines in a fast-paced changing environment
  • Self Starter
  • Stress resistant
  • Good communication skills; English language is required
  • Knowledge of Excel
  • Cross cultural team fit

Desirable (not essential)

  • Dutch or other language
  • Knowledge of Workday

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