Payroll Specialist – Ireland/Nordic experience needed!


Your role

You will support the building of the payroll product as we grow, delivering both an employee and customer experience second to none, driving service delivery excellence while leveraging lean processes and technology to ensure continued delivery of world-class outcomes. The key thing here is that we are a Series B startup where the Payroll function is still taking shape. You’ll work closely with the rest of the payroll team to help build a best-in-class payroll function.

Some of your responsibilities will include;

  • Working with the Payroll team to ensure complete and accurate payroll for all Omnipresent and client employees globally
  • Liaising with service providers and in-country partners in a range of countries as and when required to ensure the accuracy of all payrolls
  • Ensuring accurate customer invoicing following finalized payroll calculations in line with our business model
  • Challenge the status quo of all things payroll at Omnipresent to ensure efficiency and scalability
  • Identify opportunities to improve processes – including administration – Propose solutions to improve these programs and execute proposals. If it doesn’t help us achieve our mission then should you be adding it to the payroll roadmap?
  • Support sales calls directly and provide expert knowledge to our sales teams to enable them to sell our products and respond rapidly to client questions
  • Coordinating with external stakeholders such as client managers and client employees, as well as internal stakeholders such as internal People team, Sales, Customer Success, Marketing, Benefits, Legal and Compliance

About You

  • You have payroll experience in Ireland and/or Sweden and/or, at least 1 other Nordic country
  • You have experience (preferably 5+ years) in managing payroll in multiple countries and appreciate the challenges associated with this
  • You have solid experience delivering and communicating payroll initiatives
  • Ideally you’ve worked in a high growth organisation and understand the challenges that come with that
  • You have experience with continuous improvement and structured processes, a systems thinker with the ability to discover improvement opportunities and address these through process improvement and technology
  • You can take ownership of projects with rapidly shifting priorities, managing them through to completion with patience, flexibility, structure, and passion with a proven track record for driving initiatives to closure
  • You understand the Product Owner function (nice to have) about the Agile delivery process, operational excellence, and Product development

You are the sort of person that…

  • Loves to solve complex payroll issues
  • Takes a Product approach to payroll
  • Has the ability to communicate financial information to non-finance stakeholders
  • Is a true team player who helps others achieve results, can adapt to a fast-paced, international work environment with a passion for making an impact
  • Can deal with a super fast pace, lots of ambiguity, and the need to build processes from the ground up
  • Is comfortable with thinking big but starting small, getting feedback from relevant people and knowing the best way to test whether something is working
  • Uses data to find root causes and develop short, medium and long-term plans
  • Is confident working independently and taking the initiative to move work items and projects towards completion
  • Communicates proactively and positively, competent & comfortable with reporting, metrics, and numerical analysis

What’s in it for you?

  • Shared ownership: Being a part of our journey means you’ll own a piece of Omnipresent.
  • Annual vacation entitlement: We have a flexible leave policy – you may take as much holiday as you like, so long as it is agreed with your manager. As a guidance, we expect people to take at least 33 days per year, including public holidays (or your region’s minimum, if greater).
  • Flexible working: Work from anywhere in the world! We don’t care where or when you work, as long as the job gets done. We are genuinely as flexible as the work allows.
  • Development: Training, coaching, and an environment that promotes career ambition and progression.
  • Work environment: We are fully remote, allowing you to work from wherever you live in a flexible manner.
  • Parental leave: For employees that have been with us for 12 months by their due date, we offer 6 months of fully paid parental leave for the primary caregiver, followed by statutory for your region. Secondary caregivers that have been with us for 12 months are entitled to 8 weeks fully paid parental leave.
  • Wellbeing: Mental health and wellbeing support and services through Plumm
  • Home office setup: It should go without saying that we will provide you with the equipment you need to work from home in the same way you would if you were in an office. We will provide you with the home office equipment you need to enable you to work effectively wherever you are, including covering internet costs.
  • Education: We believe in helping you maximise your potential to deliver maximum impact. Get access to books, courses, mentors and learning plans to help you be your best and do your best!
  • Additional benefits: we offer additional benefits that vary from region to region, such as medical, life insurance, pension/retirement funds and more – please ask your Talent Partner when you speak with us!

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