EMEA Payroll Manager

Date Posted
7th December 2017
Job Title
Global Payroll Manager, Head of Payroll, Payroll Manager
Job Type
Permanent / Full Time

Job Description


As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management. 

The Opportunity: 

The EMEA Payroll Manager will be responsible for leading a team of HR Specialists, (Senior) Payroll Specialists and Benefits Specialists in order to support the HR Shared Services structure to provide solution oriented support across a diverse range of HR activities.

The main focus of the role is on Payroll and Benefit administration activities and compliance to internal and legislative processes and regulations.

Seamless execution of duties related to global/local Human Resources Shared Services administration processes including (but not limited to): 

• Responsible for delivering a high quality employee experience, cultivating a culture of customer service and building relationships with key stakeholders across HR and the business
• Liaise with Payroll providers, colleagues across HR, Variable Compensation and Finance throughout the pay process
• Provide support and advice to HR Shared Services team members related to administrative processes in the payroll cycle
• Responsible to lead, coach, motivate and develop team members to deliver a high level of performance and to achieve or exceed set operational targets.
• Streamline current processes and improve the current running of the payroll.

What it takes:

• Experience in regional payroll practices, policy & process and legislative 
• Global and/or Country specific payroll knowledge required
• Ability to communicate efficiently and in a calm manner in English on the telephone, in a group and face-to-face
• Organized and detail oriented with an ability to balance multiple complex work flows/projects in a fast paced environment
• Post-secondary education 
• Completed Human Resources/Payroll Certification/ diploma, designation or certification is required

At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer