German Payroll Specialist

Location: Cheltenham

Salary: Based On Experience

Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 02/07/2021

German Payroll Specialist

– Cheltenham

– Salary based on experience 

Monday – Friday – Full Time

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a German Payroll Specialist to join a well-established, global business.


Main Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Delivery of accurate and compliant German payrolls for a group of assigned global clients. The ability to co-ordinate and deliver on a variety of client requirements to ensure statutory compliance and an efficient service.
  • Individually, and as a team member, strive to improve the systems, processes and payroll delivery environment to maximise the efficiency and accuracy of our service, for our clients.
  • Managing and maintaining clear and informative communications to clients, payroll operations management and client account managers.
  • Being the primary contact point for the assigned German payrolls, developing and maintaining detailed knowledge and understanding of the statutory processes and legislative deadlines in Germany.
  • Working closely with the implementation team to take-on new client payrolls in Germany.
  • Owning or contributing to specific company projects such as improving and/or changing systems, processes or functions within the business.
  • Managing and resolving client escalations, seeking help and advice where needed.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Ideal candidate has worked in a multi-client payroll environment, managing a diverse range of payrolls and client relationships and has a proven track record of delivering German payrolls.
  • Experience of DATEV Software is desirable but full training will be provided.
  • Competent with German payroll complexities, including different terms and conditions and the compliant treatment of differing wage codes.
  • Compliant with German legislation and periodic statutory requirements.
  • Multilingual with German and Business English
  • Is experienced in working with international clients both small and large (FTSE & Fortune 500) and has the ability to communicate clearly and gain trust with clients.
  • Is a highly motivated and driven professional, with excellent communication skills and a track record of delivering high levels of customer satisfaction.
  • Experience of working within a service delivery environment.
  • Extremely organised and takes pride in the standard of their work.
  • Can demonstrate the ability to interact effectively with clients and be assertive in a professional manner.
  • Has intermediate to high Excel skills and is capable of effectively and efficiently manipulating data within an Excel workbook.

If this role sounds of interest to you, apply today.

RE acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers.

RE Recruitment would like to thank you for applying for the above role. We do try to come back to all applications however if you haven’t heard from a consultant within 5 working days, this unfortunately means that you have been unsuccessful.



SalaryBased On Experience
Job ReferenceSHPS
Contract TypePermanent
Closing Date02/07/2021
Regional OfficeCheltenham
Date Posted25/06/2021

To discuss this position further please contact:

Samsul Hussain

Recruitment Consultant


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