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Payroll Consultant - English & German (maternity cover)

What we offer

Our company culture is focused on helping our employees enable innovation by building breakthroughs together. How? We focus every day on building the foundation for tomorrow and creating a workplace that embraces differences, values flexibility, and is aligned to our purpose-driven and future-focused work. We offer a highly collaborative, caring team environment with a strong focus on learning and development, recognition for your individual contributions, and a variety of benefit options for you to choose from. Apply now!



The Payroll Germany team is responsible for the monthly accurate and timely processing of all SAP employees located in Germany for all entities.
The team consists of 18 employees (full/part-time mix) who are mainly located in Walldorf and process the payroll and all supporting tasks to ensure compliant payroll processing.
The team is professional engaged, supportive, inclusive, and collaborative.


The Payroll Consultant is responsible for an accurate and timely Payroll processing for all entities within Germany. Moreover, the support and lead of projects will be part of your daily routine.



  • Capability of performing all Payroll Consultant tasks.
  • Provide expert advice and support to customers, colleagues, and managers as needed, especially on country-specific topics, policies, and local laws.
  • Escalation point for non-standard cases and processes.
  • Creation and performing of reports and evaluations.
  • Statutory reporting to internal and external stakeholders, including regulatory bodies.
  • Liaises with third parties and external authorities.
  • Defining, ensuring and monitoring the organization to comply with service level agreements and key performance indicators.
  • Monitoring of defined audit points of payroll transaction services to ensure legal requirements are met.


  • Payroll knowledge mandatory.
  • SAP payroll system knowledge (HCM) preferred.
  • Minimum 2 years working experience in payroll administration.
  • Fluent written and spoken English and German skills.
  • Experience working within a customer orientated environment is mandatory.
  • Advanced MS Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint).
  • University degree or comparable education/experience preferably in Payroll Accounting, Business or Human Resources Administration.

What you can expect is professional onboarding, exciting career progression, a diverse work environment providing growth opportunities, learning & development possibilities, and an international business network for you to leverage. Interesting non-work related activities (volunteering, charity, sport events,..) 
This role is based at the ultra-modern Metronom office building directly above the Nove Butovice metro station. The location encompasses SAP's vision for the perfect work-life balance by featuring uniquely decorated relaxation rooms, parents' and kids' room.


Yearly bonuses, sick days paid and sick leaves fully refunded, flexible start/end of working hours, contributions to the pension/life insurance, meal vouchers, holidays 5 weeks, educational courses, coaching and mentoring opportunities, free massage, cafeteria plan, free fitness studio, generous shares program, etc.




We are SAP

SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management. As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.


Our inclusion promise

SAP’s culture of inclusion, focus on health and well-being, and flexible working models help ensure that everyone – regardless of background – feels included and can run at their best. At SAP, we believe we are made stronger by the unique capabilities and qualities that each person brings to our company, and we invest in our employees to inspire confidence and help everyone realize their full potential. We ultimately believe in unleashing all talent and creating a better and more equitable world.


SAP is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to the values of Equal Employment Opportunity and provide accessibility accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team: Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com.


EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

 Requisition ID:317597 | Work Area: Human Resources | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Limited Full Time  | Additional Locations: 

Payroll Consultant - English & German (maternity cover)

Facility:  317597
Posted Date:  Jan 22, 2022
Work Area:  Human Resources
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Limited Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Prague 5, CZ, 158 00

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