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Payroll Specialist - EMEA (6 months contract)

  • Irdeto
  • Hoofddorp, Netherlands
  • 26/07/2021

Job Description

Who we are:

Irdeto is the world leader in digital platform security, protecting platforms and applications for video entertainment, video games, connected transport, connected health and IoT connected industries. Irdeto’s solutions and services enable customers to protect their revenue, create new offerings and fight cybercrime effectively. With more than 50 years of expertise in security, Irdeto’s software security technology and cyber-services protect more than six billion devices and applications for some of the world’s best-known and loved brands.


People are Irdeto’s biggest strength and diversity is celebrated through an inclusive workplace, where everyone has an equal opportunity to drive innovation and support Irdeto’s success. With a unique heritage in security innovation, Irdeto is building a secure future where people can embrace connectivity without fear.


The Role:

As a Payroll Specialist you will process the payroll for 10 countries in the EMEA region. This includes running the payroll reports, coordinating and checking the payroll with external vendors, preparing the journal and make sure payments are made timely and accurately.This is an exciting opportunity for a payroll professional who wants to be part of a driven, international team with daily learning opportunities in global finance.


In this role you will join our CFO group. This group consists of five teams: Finance, Legal, Procurement, Tax and Facilities. Together we support the operational and strategic decision-making process and provide insight into how the company performs and develops; we manage all financial matters for the company globally and run a value-added procurement function; the team helps to win business through tax and financial deal support in contract negotiations; additionally, we provide modern facilities to ensure you can do our job in an inspiring and energizing work environment.


Your mission at Irdeto:

  • Ensure accurate and timely processing of various EMEA payroll data in accordance with prescribed timetables, via external service providers.
  • Address payroll inquiries from employees in a timely manner.
  • You work closely together with your colleagues of the Finance and HR department. This requires good communication skills, transparency and accountability.
  • Prepare materials for external or internal auditors and provide additional explanations when required.
  • Report to the EMEA Payroll Manager and execute the procedure/policy established.


How you can add value to the team?

  • An obtained Bachelor's degree. Preferably a PDL and/or VPS qualification. 
  • 3+ years of experience as a Payroll or HR Administrator.
  • A high level of accuracy with tight deadlines and ability to multitask.
  • Basic knowledge of wage taxation, social security law and employment law.
  • Experience with ADP Perman is an advantage. 
  • Experienced user of Microsoft Office.
  • Experience with international payroll would be an asset.
  • Team player and customer driven attitude.
  • Strong English verbal and written communication skills.


What you can expect from us:

Irdeto is a people first organization where you can secure your future. Our values of Trust, Accountability, Agility and Innovation inform our culture. We believe in connecting people and developing careers with a strong focus on collaboration, creativity, health and happiness among our globally diverse workforce.


In addition to competitive remuneration and extensive benefits we offer:

  • An international & multicultural environment where diversity and inclusivity are celebrated and embraced 
  • Professional educational opportunities and training program
  • Innovation sabbatical
  • Volunteer Day
  • State of the art office space
  • On the job coaching and mentoring
  • Flexible work arrangements – via our Work Hard Anywhere policy.
  • Some of us run city marathons and even go on snowboarding trips together!
  • Casual Friday? Casual every day!
  • US$ 500 net for your home office setup after you passed your trial period
  • And many additional perks customized to global locations (canteen, fresh fruit, amazing coffee, parking, on-site gym, yoga room to name a few)


With over 50 successful years of business innovation behind us, and an exciting digital and connected future ahead of us, Irdeto is a progressive company to join. We are looking for people who will keep us at the forefront of innovation and creativity.


Welcome to Irdeto!


Irdeto is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we do not discriminate on identity or innate characteristics, instead we aim to build a diverse, inclusive culture where your talent counts.