Payroll Analyst

Slack is looking for an experienced, driven, and talented Payroll Analyst to be a key member in the Accounting department. You will help contribute to the growth of the global payroll team. This position reports to the Sr Payroll Manager and supports the continued growth of Slack. Our ideal candidate is ready to jump into a fast-paced environment, adapt to change, and is a self-starter. As a member of the Business Operations team, you will have the opportunity to help drive new initiatives and support our rapidly growing global organization! Sounds interesting? Come work at Slack, we’re nice!

What you will be doing

  • Prepare and process monthly payrolls for your selected EMEA countries
  • Ensure the accuracy and compliance of each payroll, including but not limited to: base pay, bonuses, stock compensation, commissions, payroll taxes, employee changes, benefits
  • Establish/maintain employee records; ensure that employee changes are entered correctly, made on a timely basis and have support with proper authorization.
  • The main point of contact for employee payroll inquiries 
  • Partner with our People Operations Team on all matters involving employees compensation, benefits and disability payments
  • Prepare monthly payroll journals and accruals for your selected countries. 
  • Provide support for SOX, financial and tax audits that require payroll information. 
  • Support various payroll projects with internal and external business partners

What you should have

  • BA/BS in Accounting or Finance.  
  • 2+ years experience processing payroll with 3rd party vendor
  • APAC payroll experiences a plus
  • Excellent skills using Workday and Microsoft Excel.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and exercise extreme discretion.
  • Excellent problem solving/judgment skills, and high level of attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Strong communication and organizational skills, and the ability to work under pressure.
  • Ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks and meet all deadlines.


Slack is a layer of the business technology stack that brings together people, data, and applications – a single place where people can effectively work together, find important information, and access hundreds of thousands of critical applications and services to do their best work. From global Fortune 100 companies to corner markets, businesses and teams of all kinds use Slack to bring the right people together with all the right information. Slack is headquartered in San Francisco, CA and has offices around the world. For more information on how Slack makes teams better connected, visit

Ensuring a diverse and inclusive workplace where we learn from each other is core to Slack’s values. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives. We are an equal opportunity employer and a pleasant and supportive place to work.

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