International Payroll Specialist

Agoda is a dynamic and fast-changing environment. We expect the person in this role to be flexible in his or her understanding of the role and to be able and willing to adapt, to add additional areas of focus, and to respond to changing organizational needs, viewing them as an opportunity to grow and develop a varied portfolio of career skills.

This role represents the first level of governance structure in dealing with business key stakeholders from each location on payroll deliverables, escalations, investigations, issue resolutions and service opportunities



  • Prepare and process of monthly payrolls accurately for multi-international entities with our global external payroll provider
  • Oversee and ensure monthly Payroll activities are adhered to as per agreed calendar
  • Resolve employee queries/issue in relation to payroll
  • Support internal and external payroll audit requests
  • Help design and implement best-in-class controls, in collaboration with our payroll and finance teams, to ensure preemptive identification of payroll issues
  • Support other cross-functional projects in People Team

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications: Degree in Accounting, Mathematics, Commerce or Business Administration
  • At least 2 years of demonstrated experience in payroll in a multinational organization
  • Strong interest in team capability building and sharing knowledge with others
  • Expertise in Excel; good, working proficiency in related programs
  • Excellent communication skills. Fluency in English required; knowledge of additional languages a plus
  • High level of discretion, confidentiality, and ethics
  • Ability to work well with employees in a highly multi-cultural environment
  • Ability to cope well with ambiguity and change

See Inside the Office of Agoda

As one of the fastest-growing online hotel platforms, Agoda is transforming travel for millions of customers around the globe. With its web and mobile products that combine local knowledge and connections to provide the best deals for business and leisure travelers, Agoda strives to make travel affordable, accessible, and easily available to its worldwide customer base.

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