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Expat Payroll & Tax Specialist

India - Gurgaon


The Expedia Global Payroll Team is looking for an Expat Payroll and Tax specialist based in India to join the team with responsibility to support our global and complex payroll environment in the areas of global mobility, exec compensation and employment tax compliance.

This role is an exciting opportunity to progress your career in this complex area as part of a dynamic payroll team. You will help design and align to global standards and execute corporate strategies with an expectation to make suggestions to simplify and improve current processes. The customer will always be at the core of your thought process, and you will be driven to make things better and more user-friendly for our staff whilst maintaining the global standards and compliance.

We are looking for someone who will thrive in a growing and energizing environment, who enjoys change and always wants to deliver a great experience.

What you’ll do:

  • Verify compliance with government payroll/tax requirements; stay current with changes in the law; implement/audit current processes to ensure compliance.
  • Partner closely with Global Mobility, Exec Comp, and corporate tax teams.
  • Understand key principles of expatriate payroll taxation and process design
  • Assist with internal or external audits of expatriate taxation
  • Be a key person contact for complex payroll transactions around Stock, exec comp and assignee payrolls.
  • Understand and be willing to learn about global employment tax compliance
  • Monitor employee work locations and register new State and Local tax accounts as needed.
  • Partner closely with corporate accounting & tax to ensure accurate GL & tax reporting.
  • Supports and assists the team in day-to-day payroll activities as a Payroll/Tax Subject-Matter-Expert.
  • Complete post payroll audits, prepare metrics and track errors using technology and reporting tools.
  • Assist with quarterly wage and tax filing requirements, balancing, and year-end reporting where required
  • Help evaluate local tax treatment on employee fringe benefits and executive compensation when required.
  • Support transitions in mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures

Who you are:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Minimum of 3 years of Employment Tax or Expat Payroll experience
  • Big 4 Accounting experience an advantage
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong research and writing skills
  • Proven analytical and trouble shooting skills
  • Ability to effectively multi-task and prioritize in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment
  • Self-motivated, able to work independently and under pressure
  • Advanced Excel level, proficient with all other Office applications

Why join us:

Expedia Group recognizes our success is dependent on the success of our people.  We are the world's travel platform, made up of the most knowledgeable, passionate, and creative people in our business.  Our brands recognize the power of travel to break down barriers and make people's lives better – that responsibility inspires us to be the place where exceptional people want to do their best work, and to provide them the tools to do so.  

Whether you're applying to work in engineering or customer support, marketing or lodging supply, at Expedia Group we act as one team, working towards a common goal; to bring the world within reach.  We relentlessly strive for better, but not at the cost of the customer.  We act with humility and optimism, respecting ideas big and small.  We value diversity and voices of all volumes. We are a global organization but keep our feet on the ground, so we can act fast and stay simple.  Our teams also have the chance to give back on a local level and make a difference through our corporate social responsibility program, Expedia Cares.

If you have a hunger to make a difference with one of the most loved consumer brands in the world and to work in the dynamic travel industry, this is the job for you.

Our family of travel brands includes: Brand Expedia®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Egencia®, trivago®, HomeAway®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Wotif®, lastminute.com.au®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Hotwire®, Classic Vacations®, Expedia® Media Solutions, CarRentals.com™, Expedia Local Expert®, Expedia® CruiseShipCenters®, SilverRail Technologies, Inc., ALICE and Traveldoo®.


Expedia is committed to creating an inclusive work environment with a diverse workforce.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.

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Job Category
Finance and Accounting Group

Job Function

India - Gurgaon

Job Type
Full-Time Regular

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