international human resources

13th January 2020

Employee Handbooks, Multi Country

10th January 2020

Perhaps Greta Thunberg Will Increase Worldwide Employment ?

9th January 2020

L’effet Greta Thunberg va-t-il éventuellement influencer le taux d’emploi dans le monde ?

8th January 2020
Payroll provider GERMANY

HR Support in Munich

20th June 2019
Payroll Provider UNITED KINGDOM


13th May 2019
International Payroll LITHUANIA

Lithunia Employer Social Charges

6th May 2019

Service in Iraq Basrah

6th May 2019


28th April 2019

Despite the Warlords Libya Coming in from the Cold ?

22nd April 2019

Return of the lost Sheep-a client returns to the fold

15th March 2019

One That Got Away.

An existing client , an NGO contacted us a month or so ago. The organisation had a Serbian employee in USA and wanted to have him work in Europe-in Serbia. We can provide the service- we have an excellent partner firm covering Serbia.

8th March 2019

The Cambridge operations office of Compandben Setting up employment of a Lithuanian in Ireland for an Illinois USA based engineering staffing firm.

The Cambridge operations office of Compandben International Ltd has just completed setting up employment of a Lithuanian in Ireland for an Illinois USA based engineering staffing firm. The employment is through Compandben Ireland Ltd based in Dublin. In the coming months we expect to provider services in Lithuania. , Latvia, Netherlands and UK.
1st March 2019

Employer of Record Services

Employer of Record Services in China, Germany, Indonesia, Latvia, Netherlands and UK.
25th February 2019

UK Outsourced HR Administration

22nd February 2019

Employer Social Charges in Zambia

The Cambridge operations office of Compandben International Ltd has been assisting a USA based telecoms firm in setting up employment in Zambia. In Zambia, the Employer social charges (the equivalent of NI in UK or FICA in USA) are only 5%. But on top of that multinational firms are usually expected to add private health cover which for an employee, spouse and 2 dependents is approx. US$10,000 per year.
18th February 2019

Employment Outsourcing

Compandben, based in Geneva has arranged the outsourced employment of staff for a USA hi-tech hardware client in :
18th February 2019

PEO Service in Cote D’Ivoire

We implemented a PEO Service in Cote D’Ivoire on behalf of a global satellite and broadband communications firm. It is the first time we have used our partner firm there for some years.
15th February 2019

Ireland Social Security and Private Benefit Costs.

Compandben has a company in Ireland- Compandben Ireland. We manage payrolls and employ staff on behalf of clients. Irish mandatory social security is only 10.75% of gross remuneration. It is one of the lowest in Western Europe. However private health and private pensions are frequently required by candidates and clients.
13th February 2019


There has recently been some renewed interest in Venezuela from potential clients. Perhaps anticipating a change in government.

If you look up the EMPLOYER Social Charges for Venezuela you will be told they are 11-13% of salary. But this seriously underestimates the charges applying in Venezuela.They are...

11th February 2019

UK Employee Paid in Fees

We are just about to start an employment service for a USA University, involving an employee that will be paid "sporadically" 3 or 4 payments a year for developing and presenting a series of lectures.
11th February 2019

ANDORRA- Compandben’s Newest Country

At the request of a client Compandben set up a company in Andorra in July 2018.
23rd October 2017
serenic software

Payroll set up for  Serenic Software – Switzerland

23rd October 2017

Payroll set up Cloud Bees, New Zealand

23rd October 2017
Payroll provider CAMEROON

Compandben in Cameroun

4th February 2015
Payroll provider JORDAN

4 February 2015: Jordan – Tax and Social Security Updates

21st January 2015
Payroll provider FINLAND

21 January 2015: Finland – Daily Allowance Rules – Internal and International ‘Per Diem’ Rates

7th January 2015
Payroll provider ITALY

7 January 2015: Italy – Incentive for Employing a Previously Unemployed Person

8th October 2014

8 October 2014: Compandben at HRM Expo Zukunft Personal 14-16 October

6th August 2014
International Payroll SERBIA

6 August 2014: Labour Law, Pension Law and Disability Insurance Amendments in Serbia

21st May 2014

21 May 2014: Compensating Expats for Poor Air Quality in China

12th March 2014

12 March 2014: Taxation of Medical Insurance Contributions in France

23rd October 2013

23 October 2013: Income Tax in Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina

16th October 2013

16 October 2013: Employment Contracts in Portugal

14th August 2013

14 August 2013: The Payroll System in Ethiopia

24th July 2013

24 July 2013: Employment in France

17th July 2013

17 July 2013: Payroll and Employment Services in South Korea

13th June 2013

13 June 2013: Payroll and Employment Services in Slovenia

22nd May 2013

22 May 2013: Angola Payroll and Employment Services

8th May 2013

08 May 2013: Algeria Employment and Payroll Services

24th April 2013

24 April 2013: Albania Employment and Payroll Services

10th April 2013

10 April 2013: Afghanistan Payroll Service

27th March 2013

27 March 2013: Mexico Employment Practices

13th March 2013

13 March 2013: USA Prejudice against non-USA firms ??

6th March 2013

06 March 2013: Iraq Payroll – A Sign of Steady Progress

27th February 2013

27 February 2013: Mali Payroll – A Success

20th February 2013

20 February 2013: Employment Killer? – Colombian Response

20th February 2013

20 February 2013: HR Manager Confessions #3

13th February 2013

13 February 2013: HR Manager Confessions #2