The Lidl retail company, as part of the Schwarz retail group, is one of the leading companies in the food retail industry in Germany and Europe. Lidl is represented in 30 countries around the world and currently operates over 10,000 stores and more than 150 distribution centers in 28 countries worldwide. Lidl currently has around 225,000 employees.

Dynamism in daily implementation, strength as a result and fairness in dealing with one another characterize working at Lidl across the globe. In its daily trading Lidl, assumes responsibility for people, society and the environment.

We are expanding our HR team and are looking for highly motivated person to take up the position of

Senior Payroll Consultant

Your main focus is processing payroll related information in a timely manner and good quality, that includes:

  • Calculating and checking wages of employees in Estonia;
  • Maintenance, correction and monitoring of time recording for employees and checking completeness of data;
  • Preparation and submission of payroll tax declarations and reports according to common principles and agreed processes;
  • Delivering payroll service support for employees for queries on time recording and wages, social insurance, authorities etc;
  • Supporting HR activities and projects;
  • Composing HR documents.

You will be a desired candidate, if you have the following characteristics and skill set that helps you to contribute to success:

  • University degree or equal (economics, HR or law);
  • At least 2 years of work experience in payroll & HR administration field;
  • Good knowledge of employment legislation;
  • Proficient knowledge of SAP HR would come as strong advantage;
  • Open mind and willing to learn and develop, results oriented, initiative;
  • Strong presentation, collaboration and communication skills;
  • High level of written and spoken English or German, fluent in Estonian;
  • Proficient with MS Word and Excel;
  • Mobility from 3 up to 12 months for training abroad.

The company offers a versatile, challenging and responsible job in a dynamic company. In our competent and motivated team, you have the opportunity to contribute with your ideas on an everyday basis. We offer attractive development opportunities and an above-average compensation. Working for Lidl means being part of performance oriented, dynamic and ever-growing enterprise with cooperation-based international culture.

Location: Tallinn, Estonia (from 3 up to 12 months location and training in Vilnius, Lithuania).

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Ela Jässi
Kristiina Kuuskmäe