Deze website maakt gebruik van cookies. Waarom? Klik hier voor meer informatie.


Payroll representative Dow Terneuzen

Vacancy at: Dow Chemical
Education level: MBO
Publication date: 10 June 2021
Hours per week: 40
Salary: Indication per month
€ 2600 - 3200 per month € 15.00 - 18.46 per hour
Vacancy number: 22686
Interesting for you
  • Chance of a Permanent Contract
  • Pension Scheme
  • Travel Allowances

Job description

Are you experienced in the field of payroll and would you like to apply all of your knowledge at an international company? If so, Dow is the right fit for you! We are looking for a payroll specialist who is fluent in English and who is looking forward to answering HR and payroll-related questions on a full-time basis. Your work will be rewarded with a gross salary up to €3,200.- per month, generous reimbursement of travel costs and pension accrual via Manpower. Are you interested in this position? If so, keep reading and apply today! 

Employment agency Manpower is looking for a payroll representative for Dow in Terneuzen.

Your role as a payroll representative is performing and controlling activities on behalf of the Dow Payroll department. The entire EMEAI region is your responsibility. You will be coordinating with a variety of internal- and external stakeholders. Your working day will also consist of the following duties: 

  • Delivering payroll, time & absence, and data management in a productive and efficient manner
  • Processing information with confidentiality and with a high level of accuracy 
  • Ensuring accurate and timely payments to employees and local authorities 
  • Maintaining and developing good internal and external compliance landscape 
  • Collaborating with other HR department 
  • Interchanging salary input and output data with the payroll provider and performing validation activities to ensure the processing of accurate data.
  • Preparing and executing accurate and timely (manual) payments to employees, to local authorities and to the payroll provider
  • Performing activities according to the Dow internal control and compliance framework including internal and external audits

What’s in it for you? 
  • Gross salary between €2,600.- and €3,200.- per month 
  • Reimbursement of travel expenses at €0.19 per kilometre and full reimbursement of Westerschelde tunnel expenses 
  • Pension accrual through Manpower after 26 weeks of work 
  • Full-time job of 40 hours a week 
  • Possibility of a permanent contract with Dow in the long run 
  • Free access to online learning platform Manpower Academy

About the company

Dow is an international organization driven by science and technology. The Dow plant in Terneuzen develops and produces basic chemicals, which are distributed to clients in more than 160 countries across the globe. Safety is of paramount importance at Dow; you will be working with personal protective equipment (PPE) on the plant. Dow also values diversity within its teams. In 2020 Dow was recognized as a Top Employer, in part because of their support of local initiatives such as public events and environmental projects.

Working hours
As a payroll specialist, you will be working Monday through Friday during regular office hours.


  • At least an EQF level 4 or mbo-4 degree or higher (vocational level degree) in Finance or similar 
  • At least two years of payroll experience, for instance as a payroll specialist, payroller, administrator or similar 
  • An excellent command of English (at least C1 level according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)
  • Availability of 40 hours per week 
  • A Dutch work permit that is valid for at least nine months or EU-citizenship 
  • A Certificate of Good Conduct (Verklaring Omtrent Gedrag or VOG) that shows you have not committed any criminal offences

Living in or near Terneuzen, Hoek, Middelburg or Bergen op Zoom is a bonus, but not mandatory!

Do you meet all requirements? Apply today!