Global Payroll Tax Specialist

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:


  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £65000 - £75000 per annum + Stock & Agile Working

  • Contact:

    John O´Brien

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Global Payroll Tax Specialist £65k - £75k + package - City

A global Fintech organisation based in the City seek an experienced Global Payroll Tax Specialist on a permanent basis.

Reporting into the Head of Payroll this is a newly created role so will offer the right candidate a pure blank canvass to put their experience and exposure into play.

Please note my client also offers remote/agile working 2/3 days in the office 2/3 days from home.

The role:

  • Supporting the payroll team who process 3500 employees globally from termination final payment calculations to stock payroll files.
  • Develop and maintain internal and external relationships with payroll and tax vendors, driving accuracy and compliance
  • Perform validations of payroll inputs, downstream reports and interfaces that include GL Postings, Accruals, third-party and Net pay
  • Assessing payroll tax risks arising from cross-border remote working arrangements and ensure accurate processing of Expat/in country reportable earnings and benefits
  • Manage first and second line queries from employees, other teams and external providers, ensuring SLAs are met and issues are resolved efficiently
  • Provide advice and support on complex employee/payroll tax issues
  • Build strong relationships with internal and external partners to deliver best in class advice
  • Provide payroll tax specific information on new locations/jurisdictions, building out relationships with vendors to streamline processes and procedures
  • Provide guidance to hiring managers to help them evaluate the viability of landscape and impact of new locations
  • Review treatment of Fringe Benefit Taxes globally to assess for tax efficiencies
  • Collaborate closely with third party vendors for monthly/quarterly/annual tax filings and compliance reporting
  • Prepare and submit W-2s and P11Ds
  • Assist with preparation and submission of Employment Related Securities for each stock plan
  • Review Global Fringe Benefit returns
  • Work closely with internal/external tax audit teams

Must have's:

  • Strong EMEA payroll experience and exposure
  • Vendor management
  • Excellent payroll tax skillset across global jurisdictions
  • Must have exposure to stock tax and be able to communicate effectively
  • Strong communication skills internal/external

The SR Group (UK) Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.