09 Jun 2020

Payroll Accountant

We are looking for our next Payroll Accountant to ensure systematic updates of our systems and flawless execution of Payroll.

We are looking for our next Payroll Accountant to ensure systematic updates of our systems and flawless execution of Payroll. You’ll be responsible for the operation of payroll as well as matters concerning pension and insurances. It is essential that you know Danish employment law and speak Danish fluently – applications in Danish are welcome.

The position

In this position, where you will be replacing our current colleague, your tasks will be:

  • Own and lead monthly payroll process for CO-RO A/S’ app. 300 employees in Denmark, ensuring a flawless execution of all payroll related processes

– Registration of time and other ad hoc input to payroll system

– Calculation and payment of salary as scheduled

  • Update Payroll data system continuously as a base for payroll- and other people related processes

– Be a super user on the payroll- and time registration system

– Contribute to the continuous improvement and maintenance of Payroll systems

  • Ensure timely settlement and reporting to relevant authorities

– Calculation and administration of holiday allowance

– Report to public authorities

– Reporting to statutory public statistics; DA and Statistics Denmark

– Apply for salary reimbursement under the sickness benefit

– Stay up to date with changes in tax and collective agreements

  • Reconciliate salary accounts according to established accounting procedures

– Ongoing reconciliation of salary accounts for the financial system and “E-indkomst”

– Annual reconciliation of accounts according to the plan for the financial statements

– Ongoing reconciliation of holiday allowance

  • Be the key contact person regarding the company’s pension and insurance schemes

– Administration of payment to pension schemes

– Liaise with pension provider regarding relevant changes and communication hereof

– Stay up to date with insurance terms & conditions

The profile

Your educational background could be within accounting – we are mostly interested in how you have used your education as a successful payroll accountant in a similar role for at least five years.

We are looking for the following qualities:

  • Strong in all disciplines related to payroll accountant, Time registration and other relevant processes
  • Used to working within the frames of collective agreements and Labor Law
  • Skilled at communicating across organizational levels
  • Experience working in an international environment and willingness to support employees and managers from different cultures and backgrounds
  • Collaborative workstyle and accustomed to working across teams
  • Excellent computer skills, with particular attention to D365, Lessor and Excel
  • Strong English, written and verbally


Soonest possible – interviews held regularly – Please submit your application and CV in Danish or English, with relevant documentation. If you have any questions regarding the position, please contact Peter Halling Rasmussen – Manager, Finance DK by e-mail prasmussen@co-ro.com or Karina Thomas, Senior HR Business Partner & Operations Manager, kthomas@co-ro.com.

09 Jun 2020

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