This session is designed to provide participants with essential employment related information to be able to manage their own in-house payroll procedures. It is also a useful course for existing payroll administrators to refresh their knowledge in the subject matter. The course aims to provide participants with a good working understanding of the local legislation belonging to employment and industrial relations.

At the end of the session, you would have covered the following:

  • Understanding different types of payrolls.
  • Gain knowledge of the required payroll documents.
  • Better manage different contracts.
  • Handle documents related to work permit applications.
  • Gain a better understanding of tax and social security computations.
  • Calculate vacation leave and sick entitlements.
  • To distinguish types of absences.
  • Understand better how to handle terminations.
  • Redundancy and disciplinary Actions.
  • Submission of periodic reports.


Alexandra Lia is the payroll manager at DFK Malta. She has been working for over 25 years in the Payroll and HR industry and has a vast experience in various sectors ranging from hospitality, language schools, care homes, manufacturing, and aviation. She has also worked as a Payroll and HR manager at a leading iGaming company for over 4 years. In 2020 Alexandra joined DFK Malta as a Payroll Services Manager and is responsible for providing payroll and employment-related services to a varied portfolio of clients, including the computation of periodic payroll, monthly and yearly reports, application submissions to various authorities relating to employment and terminations and other human resources services. At DFK Malta, Alexandra also provides consultancy services related to her line of industry. Besides her vast experience, Alexandra is also certified in HR and People Management.

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