Payroll Researcher German market - Madrid (f/m/d)

Festanstellung, Vollzeit · Madrid

Dein Weg in die Zukunft
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At Personio we are on the amazing journey of becoming the leading HR Platform in Europe! Join our international agile Product & Engineering team and take an active role in shaping our culture and the future of thousands of HR teams and organizations across Europe. At Personio you will have a direct impact on our product, our users, our organization, and our engineering practices.

As a Payroll Researcher (m/f/d) within our Product and Engineering department you will work at the interface between payroll knowledge and the product teams. You are a technical expert on payroll and the first point of contact for questions about the payroll domain. You also help our product teams to solve particularly technical and complex issues. Furthermore, you support our product management in the further development of the Personio Payroll software by bringing your in-depth product and payroll knowledge from specification to quality assurance to the table. You will be based in Madrid and will work closely with our Product & Engineering teams there as well as with your Munich-based colleagues.


  • Analyze data and processes from different sources to be able to transfer the payroll knowledge into payroll features for the German market
  • Create scenarios for the automated testing of new features and bug fixes
  • Involvement in quality assurance by being a major responsible for new features acceptance phase
  • Awareness of all payroll legislation changes in Germany and education of the team in order to ensure compliance
  • Close knowledge gaps in the team regarding the German market
Dein Weg bis heute
  • You have successfully completed your business studies with a focus on accounting / controlling or your vocational training as a tax clerk or payroll clerk
  • You have at least 5 years of payroll experience and are able to understand and make calculations by yourself
  • You have a strong interest in payroll and keep updated about legal changes for the German Payroll market
  • You are a communication talent and strong in explaining and visualizing complex issues
  • You think analytically, work data-driven and tackle challenges proactively
  • You are communicative with very good German (C2 level) and English spoken and written
  • You have experience in working with Excel / Spreadsheet
Warum der Weg zu uns
  • We have an impact - Your chance to play a decisive role in shaping a company in its rapid growth and to grow and learn from your tasks
  • Market-proven, well-funded and fast-growing company ($130M funding acquired to date)
  • As you are joining Personio at such an early stage, this shows us your trust and confidence in us. We would like you to profit from the success of the company, and therefore, we offer you a competitive compensation package (salary, benefits and virtual shares)
  • We love what we do, but we are still happy to enjoy 26 days of paid holidays + 2 days off for Christmas and New Years´
  • We enjoy becoming better day by day, that is why you will receive 1,500 € of development budget every year
  • We have fun! Join us for regular team events, e.g. raft trips on the Isar, ski trips, visits to the Oktoberfest and much more
  • We focus on results rather than schedules - we offer Flexibility and Remote-working
  • We want happy employees - on top of your salary you will receive 68 € for food & public transport
  • We like to be efficient - with us you will receive a Flexible Benefits Debitcard in order to save taxes
Über uns
Teil Personios zu sein bedeutet, du bist Teil von etwas Großem. Es bedeutet, die HR-Zukunft zu gestalten, die Zukunft unseres Unternehmens und gleichzeitig: deine eigene. Als eines der am schnellsten wachsenden B2B-SaaS-Unternehmen in Europa haben wir ein großartiges Produkt, ein ambitioniertes Team von knapp 400 Kollegen und einen Markt, der nur darauf wartet, entwickelt zu werden. Mittlerweile arbeiten mehr als 2000 Unternehmen mit Personio, doch das ist für uns erst der Anfang: Unser Ziel ist es, die führende HR-Plattform in Europa aufzubauen. Bei Personio glauben wir an Menschen wie dich - ehrgeizige, zukunftsorientierte Talente, die mehr sein wollen als nur ein weiterer Mitarbeiter. Bist du dabei?

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