Senior Payroll Specialist (M/F/D) - R003431

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Thanks for your interest in working on our team!
We are currently looking for a highly motivated Senior Payroll Specialist (M/F/D) to join our Payroll team in Meiningen, Berlin, Munich or remote. If you want to be part of our growing company driven by innovation and focused on building a future together with our employees, consider applying.

Your activity:

Principle duties and essential functions

  • Correct and timely processing of payroll accounting for our employees
  • Compliance with legal requirements (tax, health and social security law), internal group regulations and company guidelines (company agreements, SOX, etc.) as well as quality standards
  • Advice on special topics
  • Active cooperation at interfaces in the company-wide operational areas as well as in the assumption of the resulting administrative tasks (including risk assessment, recommendation for further decisions and initiation and implementation of appropriate measures)
  • Coordinating and supporting requests from internal and external auditors in connection with payroll accounting
  • Coordinating and monitoring payroll-related journal entries and supporting the reconciliation of payroll-related financial accounts

Other tasks and responsibilities

  • Independent performance of internal audits and company audits by external bodies such as tax authorities, employers' liability insurance associations and social security institutions or auditors
  • Support various projects (e.g. implementation of legal changes, compensation models, improvements)
  • Knowledge, skills and experience required and preferred
  • Completed commercial apprenticeship or further training in the area of payroll accounting
  • Several years of professional experience in a comparable function, preferably in an international corporate environment
  • Experience with DATEV, ADP or other payroll platforms
  • Ability to communicate complex payroll topics to specific target groups
  • Thorough, goal-oriented and independent way of working
  • Confident handling of MS Office and other IT applications
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in English and German


  • Possibility to work in an international, multicultural environment
  • Strong team-oriented and friendly work culture
  • Flexible working hours model and the possibility of remote work
  • Internal training program
  • Fitness-, travel cost- and kindergarten allowance as well as drinks and fruits for free
  • Employee discounts e. g. for events and branded products


Adtran Networks SE
Campus Martinsried
Fraunhoferstrasse 9a
82152 Martinsried/Munich

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Adtran Networks SE (früher ADVA Optical Networking)



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Adtran Networks SE
Campus Martinsried
Fraunhoferstrasse 9a
82152 Martinsried/Munich


+49(0)89 89 06 65 0


+49(0)89 89 06 65 199



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