Job Overview



Thüringen in Vorarlberg/Bodenseeregion

Job reference: WD-0003537
What’s the role?
A critical global HR role with the objective of significantly and continuously improving payroll processes through payroll outsourcing. With the goal to optimize payroll standard processes and procedures to gain efficiencies globally according to best practice.
Who is Hilti?
If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, and a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service.
With 30,000 people in more than 120 countries, which we’re looking to expand, we’re a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow your career.
What does the role involve?
In this role, you will work with global payroll vendors to implement, monitor and improve payroll practices. You will support global Hilti payroll communities as the SPOC. You are the driver of continuous process improvement, innovation and excellence across all payroll processes and innovation globally. You will define governance for decision making on process changes and implementation, while also ensuring the consistency and alignment of payroll processes and the compliance with ICS controls.

This is the cutting edge of corporate innovation, where the pace is fast, fun, energetic and inspiring

What do we offer?

Show us what you’re made of and we’ll offer you opportunities to move around the business – to work abroad, experience different job functions and tackle different markets. It’s a great way to find the right match for your ambitions and achieve the exciting career you’re after.

We have a very thorough people review process; unlike any we know of in any other business. We screen everyone in the company in a yearly career performance matching process. It means we can pair talent with opportunities – developing our people in their current roles or challenging them to work in new ways or in new places. It’s how we find the right fit and further our teams personally and professionally.

Additionally, we offer you a competitive salary and a wide range of benefits, these may include day care for your kids or a free in-house gym. This position could be located in Schaan/Liechtenstein, Kaufering/Germany, Manchester/UK or Thüringen/Austria.

Why should you apply?
If you like working in a global team in a hands-on and performance-oriented culture you will enjoy the job. If you believe working with colleagues from different backgrounds and interaction across all hierarchical and functional levels will be enriching – join the team!
What you need is:
  • You have a minimum of 8 years’ experience in Payroll, ideally across multiple levels
  • You have proven yourself working in a payroll management role in a global environment using outsourced partners
  • You are an enthusiastic, proactive and self-reliant person with good communication skills
  • You pride yourself in having a proven track record of project management experience and implementing changes and improvements to drive efficiency (LEAN)
  • You understand and can implement systems and advanced technologies related to payroll (knowledge of Workday and SAP ideal)
  • You speak English at a professional level and have ideally some working German knowledge
Does that sound like you? Apply today and start your Hilti journey.
Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact Julie Parsons on linkedIn
Hilti is an equal opportunity employer and committed to employing a diverse workforce.

“There’s a real family spirit and you can literally knock on any director’s door at any time. Also your line manager will work very hard to help you develop your skills, both professionally and personally.”
Amer, Key Projects Manager
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