Amazon.com Background Check Specialist with German and English in Prague, Czech Republic

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Join our HR team for our regional Shared Services Hub located in Prague, which will support Amazon across certain EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) Countries.

As a member of Amazon’s Background Check team, the Background Check Specialist will support our business through the administration of background check programs. The Specialist will manage the day-to-day administration of the checks at Amazon locations in the EMEA region and will also act as a central point of contact for program management, issue resolution and reporting.

Meet your future team! Watch the HR Services Prague Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QzyeO9l607E

Responsibilities:

  • Administer the adjudication of background checks and provide additional support

  • Provide ongoing support to Local HR teams and HR Services colleagues by improving the overall program, self-service training tools, and monitoring necessary policy and process updates as the program grows

  • Respond to system access requests, questions, and troubleshoot program issues on behalf of employees, managers and HR

  • Identify areas for improvement and take ownership of implementing changes

  • Participate in technical program enhancement projects with HR Systems teams

  • Run regular audits to ensure 100% adherence the compliance regulation

  • Improve and maintain compliance metrics for HR, Leadership, and business review

  • Monitor service level agreements, resolve issues with internal and external service providers

  • Develop and conduct on-site and virtual compliance audits, draft audit reports detailing methodology, results, and recommendations

  • Assist with new compliance projects as needs arise

  • Assist with other HR Transactional work as needs arise

    What we offer:

  • Unlimited contract

  • 5 weeks of vacation

  • 2 days per month home office option

  • Relocation package

  • Public transport reimbursement

  • Multi-sport card

  • Employee referral program bonus

  • Language courses

  • Life insurance and pension plan

  • Varying local discounts e. g. for canteens, cafes etc.

  • In house canteen

  • Brand new office with chill out areas, relax room and activities like football table

  • Corporate events and team events

  • Possible internal and/or international growth

The ideal candidate is highly organized, works effectively with internal and external contacts, has the ability to shift gears at a moment's notice and enjoys the challenges of monitoring and analyzing processes in a dynamic organization. The successful candidate will have exceptional communication and organizational skills, superior attention to detail and the ability to prioritize in a fast-paced environment. Person must also possess strong analytical and critical thinking skills, along with the customer service focus that the world associates with and expects from Amazon.

+ + Fluent in English and German

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent on the job work experience

  • MS Office experience and ability to independently use MS Excel formulas for reporting

  • Able to track high volume activity with exceptional follow through and attention to detail

  • Experience working with KPIs and SLAs

  • Ability to work in international teams where team members are in different locations and belong to different cultures.

  • Ability to work in changing environment

  • Flexibility

  • 2+ years’ experience in a related field

  • Customer service orientation with ability to serve multiple customers (recruiters, multiple levels of HR business partners and vendors)

  • Audit / Compliance experience

  • Experience in retail, warehouse or multi-location virtual HR support

  • Problem solver, able to troubleshoot issues independently or escalate when necessary - sense of accountability and sound personal judgment

  • Proven analytical capabilities, comfortable working with large amounts of data and in developing metrics and reporting

AMZR Req ID: 534016

External Company URL: www.amazon.com