Job Location:
Poznan Business Garden

‘Be You’ at GSK

At GSK, we’re a company with a purpose to help people do more, feel better and live longer. We realize that our purpose starts with us. When we feel at our best, we perform at our best. Therefore, we want all applicants to be able to perform their best throughout the recruitment process.

We will be delighted to hear from talented individuals that align to our values. These are at the heart of everything we do and include: Patient focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity along with Courage, Accountability, Development, and Teamwork.

When you set out on your adventure at GSK, we make a deal. You commit to living our values and expectations and performing against our Innovation, Performance and Trust priorities. In return, GSK commits to providing the right environment for you to thrive. Together, we build an environment where we can all thrive and focus on what matters most to each of us.

As a modern employer, we empower you to be yourself, share ideas and work collaboratively.

Payroll SME

In this role you will…

  • Handle an end-to-end processing of monthly and yearly payroll processes for EMEA countries;

  • Update and maintain payroll records (Joiners/Leavers/Changes) and payroll master data;

  • Process payroll monthly and yearly reporting (with Tax Office, Pension Fund), providing input for Finance teams;

  • Process payroll related allowances and deductions, delivering yearly bonus and merit cycle;

  • Deal with financial controls, incl. SOX and operational controls maintained at a local country level;

  • Handle all operational aspects in terms of vendors management in outsourced payroll environment (tracking KPI’s/issue escalation/monthly SLA meetings);

  • Implement continues improvements within functional area of payroll process;

  • Process all variable wage components like hours, bonuses, provision, capture of holidays, etc.;

  • Import/export payroll interface files, be a point of escalations for pay related employee related queries

Why you?

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Min. 2-3 years of demonstrated payroll processing experience (preferably in outsourced company);

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree;

  • Very good command of English (any European or APAC region language would be an asset);

  • Knowledge of Workday/Cloud Pay, any payroll system, SAP would be beneficial;

  • Knowledge of payroll legislations and processes, understanding of international assignees employee payroll

Preferred Qualifications & Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills, attention to details, numerical ability and data entry skills;

  • Ability to work autonomously and within respect of deadlines;

  • Experience on payroll vendor changes projects;

  • Customer service- and team-oriented approach and good organizational skills

Why GSK?

Our values and expectations are at the heart of everything we do and form an important part of our culture.

These include Patient focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity along with Courage, Accountability, Development, and Teamwork.


  • Career at one of the leading global healthcare companies;

  • Attractive reward package (competitive salary, annual bonus & awards for outstanding performance, recognition awards for additional achievements and engagement, holiday benefit);

  • Possibilities of development within the role and company’s structure;

  • Life insurance and pension plan;

  • Open and inclusive environment which is supportive and welcoming of all diversity strands (gender, race, ethnicity, sexuality, disability, or any other characteristic);

  • Private medical package with additional preventive healthcare services for employees and their eligible counterparts;

  • Sports cards (Multisport);

  • Personalized learning approach (mentoring, online trainings’ platforms: Pluralsight, Business Skills, Harvard Manage Mentor, Skillsoft and external trainings);

  • Extensive support of work life balance (flexible working solutions including working from home possibilities, health & wellbeing activities);

  • Supportive community and integration events;

  • Modern office with creative rooms, fresh fruits every day;

  • Free car and bike parking, locker rooms and showers


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