Shire EMEA Payroll Specialist French (Dublin or London) in Dublin, Ireland

  • French Payroll Specialist DUBLIN OR LONDON based ​

  • Ensure payrolls are processed accurately, timely and in accordance with country local requirements

  • Ensure all equity transactions are captured and processed within the pay periods

  • Complete month end payroll activities-preparing journals, accruals and Balance Sheet reconciliations

  • Ensure that monthly and yearly local tax payments and compliance requirements are met

  • Ensure sufficient controls are in place and implemented to capture changes month on month and any differences are reconciled and explained

  • Schedule, facilitate and participate in payroll-related meetings and presentations

  • Provide timely and accurate reporting to internal and external agencies, e.g. Inland Revenue, etc.

  • Prepare employee and payroll tax payments

  • Create and maintain control documentation, process flows and procedures

Education and Experience Requirements

  • 5+ years’ experience in similar role

  • Must have French Payroll experience - high volume

  • Knowledge and application of payroll principles, concepts and industry practices and standards – desirable

  • CIPP/IPASS certification desirable

  • Equity and Mobility exposure – desirable

  • Understanding of following procedures and HR practices

  • To be able to understand the importance of escalating issues that sit beyond the scope of the role

  • Second language essential – French

Shire is the leading global biotechnology company focused on serving people with rare diseases and other highly specialized conditions. We strive to develop best-in-class products, many of which are available in more than 100 countries, across core therapeutic areas including Hematology, Immunology, Neuroscience, Ophthalmics, Lysosomal Storage Disorders, Gastrointestinal/Internal Medicine/Endocrine and Hereditary Angioedema; and a growing franchise in Oncology.

Our employees come to work every day with a shared mission: to develop and deliver breakthrough therapies for the hundreds of millions of people in the world affected by rare diseases and other high-need conditions, and who lack effective therapies to live their lives to the fullest.