Payroll Specialist

Location Amsterdam
Discipline: Internal Jobs, Life Science , Other
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Polly Stafford

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Job ref: 19943
Published: about 1 month ago

Payroll Specialist

At Panda International we like to challenge ourselves by offering a recruitment experience above expectations. Because of our emphasis on collaboration, our advanced software and workflows, we’re able to quickly find matching qualities between candidates and clients.

We connect high-level professionals with organizations in the biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, food and medical equipment sectors across Europe. Panda International is focused on Life Sciences, which means that we understand the needs of professionals and the requirements of the jobs we fulfil.

2022 signals a new phase in our journey as we are expanding into new markets across Germany, Switzerland and the USA. Due to this expansion, we have huge internal growth plans and aim to grow by 200 new Panda’s by 2025.

To support our growth ambitions, we are currently looking for a Payroll Specialist to support our growing operations team.

Responsibilities of the Payroll Specialist

  • Ensure a timely and accurate monthly payroll for all team members

  • Answer payroll related questions from our team members

  • Work closely with the Personnel Administration team for changes that affect payroll

  • Providing support to the HR team in all Payroll related matters.

  • You provide payroll feedback and data when required to support ongoing HR projects.

Requirements of the Payroll Specialist

  • Minimum of 1-3years’ experience with Dutch Payroll

  • A “can do” mentality

  • Understanding of HR Matters and local labor laws

  • Good knowledge of Excel

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills (Fluency in Dutch and English is required)

Why Panda?

When joining Panda as a Payroll Specialist, you will find yourself in a challenging and exciting environment where you are given the opportunity to innovate and grow. Furthermore we offer;

  • From day one, you will get full autonomy over your work with ample support where necessary.

  • You will join a successful team that operates with purpose by helping the life science sector improve every day.

  • People that inspire, are open, and are the best in their field will be your colleagues.

  • You will be part of a rapidly growing company within a growing market. A company that leads the way through its innovative services, and candidate- and customer-focus.

  • And of course, there are plenty of opportunities for personal growth and career expansion.

  • 4-day work week initiative

If the Payroll Specialist role excites you please send your CV to or call Polly Stafford, Head of Talent Acquisition on 020 20 44 502 to have a confidential discussion.