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International Payroll Analyst

022154 Requisition #

Are you passionate about learning?

Do you enjoy being a trusted partner?

Join our Global Payroll Team!

The Akamai Global Payroll team manages the full-cycle administration of our world-wide payroll and payroll tax reporting. We are responsible to help guide our employees through all aspects of their financial journey at Akamai. We are supported cross-functionally with teams from legal, compensation, accounting and equity.

Partner with the best

At Akamai, you will have the opportunity to grow your career in a supportive team environment while successfully completing projects, working with vendors and employees, and enhancing the knowledge and understanding of our programs at all levels throughout the Company.

As a Payroll Analyst, you will be responsible for:

  • Managing the end-to-end payroll process and reconciling all data inputs, outputs and pay calculations with local payroll providers to ensure consistency and accuracy
  • Supporting internal and external stakeholders to resolve payroll and time & attendance inquiries
  • Identifying and implementing payroll process improvements and best practices to drive process excellence and reduce error risk
  • Cooperating with external and internal auditors to assure proper documentation and compliance with all SOX controls
  • Maintaining up to date knowledge of legislation and impact on payroll in various countries
  • Acting as a Payroll Subject Matter Expert in cross-functional projects

Do what you love

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Have advanced working knowledge of Microsoft Excel including experience with pivot tables, v-lookup, formatting, etc. PowerPivot experience a plus.
  • Have outstanding interpersonal skills, excellent English communication skills and the ability to successfully collaborate with colleagues globally.
  • Possess excellent analytical skills, demonstrated ability to make sound decisions utilising all available information

Work in a way that works for you

We recognize that everyone is different and that the way in which people want to work and deliver at their best is different for everyone.

  • Occasional home working possible

Working with us

At Akamai, we’re curious, innovative, collaborative and tenacious. We celebrate diversity of thought and we hold an unwavering belief that we can make a meaningful difference. Our teams use their global perspectives to put customers at the forefront of everything they do, so if you are people-centric, you’ll thrive here.

Working for you

At Akamai, we will provide you with opportunities to grow, flourish, and achieve great things. Our benefit options are designed to meet your individual needs for today and in the future. We provide benefits surrounding all aspects of your life:

  • Your health
  • Your finances
  • Your family
  • Your time at work
  • Your time pursuing other endeavors

Our benefit plan options are designed to meet your individual needs and budget, both today and in the future.

About us

Innovating on a global scale, we deliver our customers a fast, smart and secure intelligent edge platform. Working against a backdrop of digital collaboration, our highly skilled teams drive progressive solutions that have the scope to transform entertainment, business, and life in ways that we have yet to imagine.

Join us

Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company with a global reach and exciting services and clients? Come join us and grow with a team of people who will challenge and inspire you!

About Akamai Technologies

Akamai secures and delivers digital experiences for the world's largest companies. Akamai's intelligent edge platform surrounds everything, from the enterprise to the cloud, so customers and their businesses can be fast, smart, and secure. Top brands globally rely on Akamai to help them realize competitive advantage through agile solutions that extend the power of their multi-cloud architectures. Akamai keeps decisions, apps and experiences closer to users than anyone - and attacks and threats far away. Akamai's portfolio of edge security, web and mobile performance, enterprise access and video delivery solutions is supported by unmatched customer service, analytics and 24/7/365 monitoring. To learn how Akamai is shaping the future of digital transformation, visit and follow @AkamaiCareers on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram.

Akamai is a growing, and evolving, company with offices and operations around the world. As such, we strive to foster inclusive and representative workplaces where all employees are wholly welcome, and enabled to share and benefit from each other’s diverse contributions, as one global team. Our commitment to diversity reaches beyond our corporate offices, to our business partners and suppliers who share the same principles, and whose employees we value as integral to the Akamai business family. Learn more at

Akamai Technologies is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. If you'd like more information about EEO rights under United States law, please click here

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