European HR Associate/Advisor (6months Fixed Term Contract)

14 Feb 2013
24 Feb 2013
Full Time
Contract Type

European HR Associate/Advisor
Competitive Salary

Travelzoo is one of the world’s largest and most trusted publisher of travel, entertainment and local deals.   The European HR Associate/Advisor will be responsible for assisting the Head of HR in providing generalist HR support to operations in UK, Germany, France and Spain.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Employee Life Cycle
  • Establish and maintain HR records in relation to onboarding and exit of employee
  • Enroll employees to local benefits providers by establishing and issuing forms and applications
  • Respond to queries

HR Informations Systems

  • Key-in and update employee data in a timely manner
  • Ensure that the content on Corporate & HR section is accurate


  • Assist the Talent Acquisition Manager in European recruiting activities
  • Payroll
  • Manage payroll preparation for all EU operations (190 payslips per month)


  • Provide and assure a generalist Human Resources advisory to line management and employees across all EU countries
  • Interact with and control service partners (payroll, legal, compensation and benefits)


  • Assist in delivering statistics and reports for all internal and external HR audit requests and findings related to European operations

Candidate profile

  • Degree educated or equivalent experience
  • Previous experience of 3+ years in a corporate HR role
  • Very good knowledge of MS-Office applications, especially in Excel
  • Fluency in English and German essential, French or Spanish would be an asset
  • Some experience recruiting internationally desired
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Highly organised and adept at managing a busy workload
  • Self-starter attitude and happy to thrive in a busy environment of a high growth company round up your profile

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