Senior Manager, SEC Reporting and Technical Accounting

Seattle, WA
Finance and Accounting – Accounting and Reporting /
Full-time /
Location: United States
Type: Full time, permanent
Worksite: Remote / Pacific Time Zone

Who You Are:
As the Senior Manager, SEC Reporting and Technical Accounting, you will be responsible for leading global financial reporting, including SEC filings, executive-level internal reporting, technical accounting, and audit coordination. The focus will also be on supporting the development, growth, and evolution of these areas.
This is a high visibility role and offers exposure to leadership and many areas in Getty Images. As a new public company, you will help form future processes, controls, deadlines, and changes in reporting requirements. This role is an individual contributor with no direct reports currently. 

Your Next Challenge:

    • Responsible for timely and accurate reporting of quarterly and annual financial statements presented in accordance with US GAAP & SEC guidelines.
    • Assisting with other SEC filings, including 8-Ks, S-1s, S-3s, Proxies, etc.
    • Effectively summarize and apply technical accounting in accordance with US GAAP. Preparation of technical accounting memos to conclude on accounting positions.
    • Prepare and manage quarterly SEC reporting calendar, including coordination with external auditors, executive, legal, compliance, and investor relations stakeholders
    • Monitor the development and applicability of emerging accounting and reporting rules being deliberated by the SEC, US GAAP, PCAOB, or other regulations. Ensure compliance with all SEC, US GAAP, and disclosure requirements
    • Review and provide feedback on internal and external communications related to financial reporting, including board presentations, investor relations, presentation decks, earning releases, etc.
    • Advise management of trends and changes in reporting requirements, peers, competitors and industry trends
    • Coordination of audits with external auditors and Getty Images’ staff
    • Assisting business process owners in SOX compliance efforts
    • Debt compliance reporting
    • Equity accounting and valuations
    • Accounting and reporting for significant transactions (M&A, refinancing, hedging, debt extinguishment, divestitures, etc.)

What You'll Need:

    • Minimum of 7+ years of relevant work experience within both a public accounting firm and/or a publicly traded US company with some experience in SEC reporting.
    • Critical eye and attention to detail
    • Ability to independently set direction, motivate and deliver results. A strong ability to “figure things out” and work to find solutions.
    • High degree of emotional intelligence, leadership presence and ability to interact and communicate with individuals at all levels.
    • Ability to independently set direction and deliver results
    • Deadline driven with a desire for continual process improvements.
    • Expert understanding of US GAAP
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or related field
    • CPA or equivalent required

There’s a story in every picture, a narrative in every frame. 
We believe in the power of visuals. As a leading visual content creator, our three brands–Getty Images, iStock, and Unsplash–offer a full range of content solutions to meet the needs of any customer, whatever their size, location, or budget. Whether the goal is commercial or philanthropic, revenue-generating or society-changing, market-disrupting or headline-driving, our visuals help any brand, business, or organization communicate more effectively with their target audience and urge them to action. In other words, we know how powerful an image or video can be—and that it can move the world. 
Working at Getty Images 
Our goal is to be one of the best places to work globally, which means we’re dedicated to providing experiences and resources that allow you to do your best work. Foundational to our culture are our Leadership Principles, which are the shared values that guide how we come together to do our work. We raise the bar and collectively bring solutions while exercising trust, transparency, and care. We actively reject biased behavior and are inclusive of different voices, perspectives, and experiences. We focus on our customers and deliver on our commitments and commercial goals. 
We foster a collaborative and supportive environment that prioritizes delivering results efficiently and using time wisely, so that all employees can achieve balance between commitments to the company and health and well-being in our lives. We value the importance of rest and recovery ranging from company-paid holidays to time away from work. Our flexible time off policy is above industry standard. We offer premier benefits with options including above-market competitive medical, dental, vision, health plan savings accounts, life and disability plans, global employee assistance programs, legal, pet, home, and auto coverage at preferential group rates and discounts, as well as retirement and financial education and tools. Full-time employees working at least 25 hours per week are eligible for these programs and health benefits on the 1st of the month following their date of hire.  
Getty Images Holdings, Inc is a publicly traded company, and its common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "GETY". You may be eligible to participate in our Employee Stock Purchase Plan, which allows employees to purchase company stock at a 15% discount to market. 
Our employees’ growth, development, belonging, and engagement are important investments. We offer learning experiences ranging from leadership development, diversity and inclusion training, mentoring programs, a high potential program, and professional and skills development. We prioritize staying connected in our hybrid-working world and encourage participation in global morale events and local gatherings, as well as finding community in one or more of our Employee Resource Groups. Learning about our business is paramount, and our open and transparent culture means you’ll have direct access to experts and senior leaders via open forums, all hands, and content hours. 
Getty Images believes that diversity is critical to our success in moving the world and is committed to creating an inclusive, mutually respectful environment that celebrates diversity. We seek to hire based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. Getty Images is an equal-opportunity employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations, and ordinances.