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Payroll Specialist (Investment Bank / Contract)

Job Seekers Singapore Accounting & Finance Financial Services - Banking

Job Summary

  • Singapore
  • Contract
  • BBBH778949
  • Mar 31, 2021
  • S$50-99k
Job Description

Our client, a renowned investment bank, is now looking for a motivated Payroll Specialist to join their team on a contract basis for a start.

Our client:

A renowned investment bank that provides quality banking products and services like private banking, business banking, insurance, investment & loans etc. is now looking for a motivated Payroll Specialist to join their team. This will be a contract role till end of the year.

Job Scope:

  • Process monthly payroll including preparation of paperwork and data entry for all New Hires, Leavers and employee life cycle changes
  • Preparation of all manual payments outside the normal pay run for post pay payments i.e. tax and manual termination pays
  • Prepare monthly reconciliation of payroll clearing accounts and general ledger related activities for submission to risk management.
  • Assist in documentation of all key payroll related procedures with periodic reviews to ensure internal and regulatory requirements are maintained
  • Adhere to payroll governance process and perform 4-eye checks (based on segregation on duties across the different team members)
  • Assist payroll manager, supporting the team for payroll processing activities as required
  • Excellent customer service in answering all payroll queries through the shared payroll inbox and phone
  • Working knowledge of all legislation requirements for Singapore
  • Strong knowledge in monthly &/ year end tax and tax clearance processes
  • Work on process improvements by looking at alignment across payroll locations/ countries and proposing on best practices within payroll processing


  • Minimum of 3 years experience in payroll or finance related environment
  • Working knowledge of SAP Payroll or other payroll systems
  • Excellent team player
  • Ability to communicate professionally and effectively at all levels both face to face and via telephone and email
  • Excellent organisation/prioritisation skills

If you are interested in this role and would like to discuss the opportunity further please click apply now or email Shawn Foo at for more information.

Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to, therefore if you do not receive a response within 14 days please accept this as notification that you have not been shortlisted.

EA Licence No: 11C5502
Registration No: R1872138
Name: Shawn Foo


Consultant Details

Consultant Details

Shawn Foo
Shawn Foo
  • Consultant | HR Recruitment
  • +65 6818 3161