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Junior Global Payroll Support



Accounting & Finance, Customer Service
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Posted on Friday, June 7, 2024

Company Description

IFS is a billion-dollar revenue company with 6000+ employees on all continents. Our leading AI technology is the backbone of our award-winning enterprise software solutions, enabling our customers to be their best when it really matters–at the Moment of Service™. Our commitment to internal AI adoption has allowed us to stay at the forefront of technological advancements, ensuring our colleagues can unlock their creativity and productivity, and our solutions are always cutting-edge.

At IFS, we’re flexible, we’re innovative, and we’re focused not only on how we can engage with our customers but on how we can make a real change and have a worldwide impact. We help solve some of society’s greatest challenges, fostering a better future through our agility, collaboration, and trust.

We celebrate diversity and understand our responsibility to reflect the diverse world we work in. We are committed to promoting an inclusive workforce that fully represents the many different cultures, backgrounds, and viewpoints of our customers, our partners, and our communities. As a truly international company serving people from around the globe, we realize that our success is tantamount to the respect we have for those different points of view.

By joining our team, you will have the opportunity to be part of a global, diverse environment; you will be joining a winning team with a commitment to sustainability; and a company where we get things done so that you can make a positive impact on the world.

We’re looking for innovative and original thinkers to work in an environment where you can #MakeYourMoment so that we can help others make theirs. With the power of our AI-driven solutions, we empower our team to change the status quo and make a real difference.

If you want to change the status quo, we’ll help you make your moment. Join Team Purple. Join IFS.

Job Description

As one of our Junior Global Payroll Support team members, you will join our Global Payroll Support team in Colombo, Sri Lanka where we strongly believe that working hard and having fun are two compatible elements.

This role has some specific regular tasks but also has many ad hoc tasks.

Tasks include but are not limited to:

  1. Collecting and recording global payroll changes information
  2. Liaising with the Global Payroll Executives to process the Global payrolls
  3. Maintaining data integrity between the IFS HRIS and payroll systems


  • Do you have an interest in developing a career in payroll?
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Be agile, collaborative and trustworthy
  • Enjoy working in a fast-paced global environment
  • Adapt quickly and have a positive response to change
  • Have a good understanding of payroll principles - payments, deductions, and employer costs
  • Able to work closely with IFS HR and payroll teams to ensure data integrity, system efficiency and quality in the payroll process, whilst also understanding the impact for changes not only within payroll system but in finance as well
  • Be skilled in Excel with the ability to build reports
  • Be able to build and maintain strong peer group relationships
  • Have a track record of continuous improvement and measured success
  • Must be willing to work EU / UK standard hours


  • Undergraduate University Degree (BBA/MBA) desirable although experience working in payroll is essential.

Additional Information

We believe that coming together as a community, in person, is important for innovation, connection and fostering a sense of belonging. Our roles have the right balance of remote and in-office working to enable flexibility for managing your life along with ensuring a real connection with your colleagues and the broader IFS community.