Senior Manager, SEC Reporting and Technical Accounting - Seattle, USA (15343)

Seattle /
Finance and Accounting – Accounting and Reporting /
Full-time
/ Remote
Senior Manager, SEC Reporting and Technical Accounting
Duration: Permanent
Location: Seattle, USA (Remote)
Start: ASAP
 
Our Global Finance Team brings a unique background of experience, and we want to share those experiences to help others learn and grow. We enjoy working to achieve goals as a team. We all exceed together by sharing and shifting work as business needs arise. We are a team of people who care about each other, want to accomplish shared goals, and have fun along the way.   
 
We provide many opportunities for learning and growth, cultivating a culture of curiosity. These include formal and informal mentoring opportunities, high potential programming, leadership learning, content development hours to inform on our product offerings, and tailored learning across all functions. We believe in providing learning across various platforms and media as well, recognizing the learning differences of our employees. 
 
We are defining a future of work that is more flexible, digital, and purposeful. Our approach aims to empower employees to do their best work in the setting that works for them, supporting employee flexibility while balancing business needs. Our focus is on results, not when or how you do your work. 

Who You Are:

    • You bring energy and excitement to the daily challenges. You are comfortable preparing work as you are delegating and managing tasks because we are “One Getty Images with no silos.”  We show that by everyone pitching in to accomplish the same goals.   
    • As the Senior Manager, SEC Reporting and Technical Accounting, you will be responsible for leading external financial reporting (including SEC filings), executive level internal reporting, technical accounting, and audit coordination. Your focus will also be on supporting the development, growth, and evolution of these areas in a public company.  
    • This is a high visibility role and offers exposure to leadership and many organizational areas within Getty Images.  As the external reporting leader in a new public company, you will help form the processes and controls to meet the reporting requirements and deadlines we now face. 

Your Next Challenge:

    • Timely and accurately report quarterly (10-Q) and annual (10-K) financial statements presented in accordance with US GAAP & SEC guidelines, in addition to supporting other SEC filings (8-K, proxy, etc.). You will also have broad responsibility over technical accounting assessment and documentation (technical white papers) and audit coordination with our accounting firm. 
    • Effectively summarize and apply technical accounting in accordance with US GAAP.  Prepare technical accounting memos to conclude on accounting positions. 
    • Prepare and manage quarterly SEC reporting calendar, including coordination with external auditors, executive, legal, compliance, audit committee 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 and US GAAP accounting 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 

What You'll Need:

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, or related field. CPA license or equivalent required. 
    • Minimum of 7+ years of relevant work experience within both a public accounting firm (Big 4 preferred) and/or a publicly traded US company with responsibility over SEC reporting. 
    • Expert understanding of US GAAP. 
    • A critical eye with attention to detail. 
    • Ability to independently set direction, motivate team and deliver results.  
    • A high degree of emotional maturity and leadership presence with the ability to interact and communicate with individuals at all levels. 
    • Must be deadline driven with a strong desire for continual process improvements and to find solutions.
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Covid-19 Company Statement:
Getty Images does not require employees to be vaccinated against Covid-19, but vaccination or testing may be mandated by the relevant local laws with which Getty Images will comply. If this position involves contact with third parties, attendance on site for events, travel and/or work in our offices, those actions will be subject to any to relevant local laws, venue or customer requirements, or travel requirements regarding vaccines or testing (and exemptions thereto).  

US Specific:
Getty Images does not require employees to be vaccinated against Covid-19, but vaccination or testing has been mandated by the Biden administration and that mandate applies to our US workforce. If this position involves contact with third parties, attendance on site for events, travel and/or work in our offices, those actions will be subject to any to relevant local laws, venue or customer requirements, or travel requirements regarding vaccines or testing (and exemptions thereto).

Who We Are:
Getty Images is a preeminent global visual content creator and marketplace. Through Getty Images, iStock, and Unsplash, we offer a full range of content solutions to meet the needs of any customer—no matter their size—around the globe.

Getty Images encompasses the largest and best path to market for visual creators through their premier brands including its core, Getty Images; iStock, a value offering of creative stills and videos providing a significant volume of exclusive content to small and medium-sized businesses; and Unsplash, a free offering of creative stills servicing the fast-growing and broad-based creator economy. 

Help us move the world with images! Bringing award-winning imagery to everyone, Getty Images has customers in almost every country in the world, with websites in 23 languages, bringing the world’s best content to media outlets, advertising agencies and corporations, small businesses and increasingly, direct to consumers.
 
Getty Images works with over 496,000 contributors and image partners to provide comprehensive coverage of more than 160,000 news, sport, and entertainment events around the globe. With over 495 million assets, of which over 320 million are digitized, encompassing the latest global news, sports, celebrity, music and fashion coverage; exclusive conceptual creative images; and the world’s largest commercial archive. New content is added daily, with 8-10 million new assets added each quarter.
 
Getty Images offers the most exclusive and unique creative and editorial visual content globally. The breadth and quality of our content allow our customers and partners to tell their stories with greater creativity and accuracy, thereby eliciting more emotion and enabling more action. Getty Images moves the world —whether the goal is commercial or philanthropic, revenue-generating or society-changing, market-disrupting or headline-driving. Getty Images offers the highest quality and most diverse visual content, based on industry-leading expertise and innovation.

Leadership Principles

As a company, we're committed to living these Principles every day. Here's how we support our mission to be the best place to work globally.

We are trustworthy, transparent, and honest
We love character, authenticity, and integrity.

We always raise the bar
Excellence is our norm; we get better through endeavor, curiosity, and speed.

We collectively bring solutions
We love debate, but collaborating to solve problems for ourselves and our customers is everyone’s responsibility.

We care, are kind, courteous, and respectful
We will not tolerate rudeness.

We reject biased behavior and discrimination
We seek to understand biases in all forms. We call out biases and discrimination when observed and take action where responsible.

We are inclusive of different voices, perspectives, and experience
Diversity and inclusion are never done, but we are passionate in their pursuit.

We are one Getty Images with no silos
We share goals and accountability; we and actively seek information and expertise; we make time for our peers.

We deliver on our commitments, and commercial goals
With one voice and shared accountability.

We put the customer at the heart of everything we do
We listen to, anticipate, and exceed customer needs, adapting as they evolve.


We celebrate our inclusive work environment and welcome members of all backgrounds and perspectives. Women, gender-nonbinary, people of color, LGBTQIA+ people, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. 

Getty Images is committed to providing Reasonable Accommodations and will work with you to meet your needs. If you are a person with a disability and require assistance to search for a job opening or submitting an online application, please email RecruitingAccommodations@gettyimages.com.

Visit Getty Images at www.gettyimages.com to learn more about how the company is advancing the unique ​​role of still and moving imagery in communication and business, and enabling creative ideas to come to life. 
 
For company news and announcements, visit our Press Room, and for the stories and inspiration behind our content, visit Stories & Trends.
 
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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. Getty Images believes that diversity is critical to our success in moving the world with images and is committed to creating an inclusive, mutually respectful environment that celebrates diversity. We seek to hire on the basis of merit, competence, performance, and business needs.