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Token Payroll Specialist

roll out WorkDAO’s token payroll product in 100+ jurisdictions

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role overview

We are looking for a Token Payroll Specialist. In this role, you will be reporting to the Head of Token Product. 

We are looking for a highly-motivated individual who is ready to redefine traditional compensation structures globally. The Token Payroll Lead will be tasked with rolling out WorkDAO’s token payroll product in 100+ jurisdictions. This means dynamically working with teammates to research, synthesize, and apply global taxation policies to token payroll. The Token Payroll Lead will also play an integral part in helping develop WorkDAO’s flagship software solution, the token tax engine.


  • Help design and execute the strategic vision for the Token Payroll team by helping create new workflows, process ownership, and workflow mapping
  • End-to-end management of WorkDAO’s local tax/payroll consultant engagement process and ensuring external vendor buy-in for WorkDAO’s global token payroll vision
  • Implement scalable systems to document and comply with local regulations surrounding token payroll, money transmitter laws, or any other licensing requirements
  • Working closely with the tax engine engineering team to ensure that tax logic is implemented correctly and act as the liaison between the local vendor and WorkDAO’s engineering team
  • Acting as the first line of defense when auditing tax logic in each country by ensuring consistent documentation around new country roll-out and ongoing token payroll operations
  • Balance strong execution on day-to-day responsibilities with WorkDAO’s long-term vision and roadmap, taking into account clients’ expectations and needs
  • Provide rigorous data analysis and reporting on WorkDAO’s token payroll roll-out


  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in global taxation, mobility, and/or global payroll ideally at a Big 4 firm or global startup
  • Experience with non-cash compensations as it relates to payroll
  • Basic knowledge of cryptocurrencies, NFTs, or other digital assets and their related tax treatments
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment with ever-changing priorities
  • Reputation for integrity, dedicated work ethic, and desire for ownership & accountability
  • Relentless execution ethic and lots of energy
  • Extraordinary writing abilities, with a knack for structured thinking, concise summarization, and dynamic tone

culture & perks

We are a fully remote organization looking to hire the absolute best talent, regardless of the location. We take care of everyone on our team, anywhere in the world.


  • Experience working in an early-stage startup
  • Being a part of an international team on a massive mission
  • Remote-first work culture
  • Flexible working hours
  • Ultra competitive salary
  • Leave & vacation
  • Equity
  • Apple laptop

about us

WorkDAO is a token compensation platform for web3 employment. WorkDAO allows any organization, from a Delaware C corp to an unwrapped DAO, to ensure that all their contributors are employed compliantly, and taxes are paid on token compensation.

We bridge the gap between existing regulatory structures and the innovation of the Web3 ecosystem without diminishing either. 

WorkDAO’s Services include:

  • Web3 payroll - providing fiat/token payroll tax calculations and operations support
  • Web3 Employment - compliant employer services globally (EOR and PEO) and world-class benefits
  • Web3 Token Grant Administration - compliant token grants to contributors

We are building to advance the ecosystem. We deeply understand the needs of our customers. We focus on providing solutions to handle the hard, complex labor and tax responsibilities in every jurisdiction.

Our mission is to create the best working experience for contributors and unlock legal, compliant employment and compensation for the next million contributors in Web3.