Senior Manager, Global Benefits - Work From Home

Chicago /
Human Resources – Total Rewards /
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Who You Are:
You are a natural leader with deep US and international benefits expertise who is business-savvy, detail-oriented, and has a track record of collaborating cross-functionally to deliver great benefits experiences for Getty Images employees globally.
You thrive on gathering information to identify the most meaningful problems to solve and driving to deliver an impactful solution.
You are an analytical thinker with strong financial and quantitative skills to conduct research, analyze data and solve complex problems through fact-based decision making.
You see the big picture but are a hands-on leader not afraid to roll up your sleeves and tackle immediate daily concerns.
You are resourceful, taking initiative to pursue inconsistencies and independently research solutions.
You are a leader to your direct reports, peers, and cross-functional teams. You believe in open communication and breaking down silos.
You are an effective project manager who is inspired to make existing processes better, continuously looking for opportunities to deliver a more streamlined solution. You are effective at prioritizing and staying focused in a fast-paced environment.
You are a mentor to your team and an effective collaborative partner to dozens of benefit provider vendors.
Your Next Challenge:
As a benefits leader, reporting to Sr Director of Total Rewards, you will:
-       Design, implement, and effectively administer Getty Images’ benefit programs in the AMER, EMEA and APAC regions, including health, life, disability, retirement and pension, leaves, time off, wellness and fringe benefits.
-       Collaborate with the larger human resource team to identify and address the needs of our employees through existing and new offerings, tying them to our employment value proposition and competitive market practices while demonstrating good financial stewardship.
-       Through a small team of benefits professionals, drive for operational excellence across all benefits offerings, processes and systems to deliver streamlined and impactful employee experience.
-       Create effective partnerships with third-party benefit vendors, maximizing value delivered to our employees and driving for process excellence through KPIs.
-       Lead benefits costing and design efforts, including regular plan reviews in partnership with our benefits brokers and benefit providers. Evaluate pricing and recommend strategies to provide competitive and cost-effective offerings. In partnership with the internal procurement team, lead renewals and contract negotiations.
-       Develop compelling communication plans and programs to ensure employees have a clear understanding of the company’s benefits and wellness offerings and drive participation and awareness.
-       Nurture strong cross-functional relationships with payroll, finance, legal, compliance, communications, IT and other HR colleagues on the global HR team.
-       Ensure all benefit programs are in compliance with applicable regulatory and legislative requirements in various jurisdictions, including but not limited to ERISA, HIPAA, COBRA, ACA, GDPR, leave entitlements, Works Councils, Canadian Human Rights Commission, pension scheme frameworks, etc. Coordinate with legal counsel as appropriate.
-       Stay abreast of new benefits legislation and trends globally. Conduct regular bench marking and analysis of vendor landscape and offerings.
-       Oversee and manage benefits budget globally.

What you'll need:
-       Minimum 7 years of progressive Benefits management experience with a global employer
-       In-depth knowledge of US benefits laws and regulations including IRS code, ERISA, PPACA, COBRA, HIPAA. Working knowledge of international benefits schemes and regulations.
-       GPHR, GBA or a similar global certificate preferred.
-       Effective collaboration skills, managing partnerships with vendors, internal stakeholders and outside consultants to achieve results.
-       Initiative and drive, ability to effectively prioritize multiple projects and work in a deadline-oriented environment.
-       Extraordinary verbal and written communication skills.
-       Strong coaching, development and overall leadership skills.
US East Coast locations are preferred or ability to flex hours to accommodate global teams

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