Senior Accountant – GL Accounting

| Seattle

Who You Are:

You are a technical accountant with a strong attention to detail and are naturally analytical. You are excited by the idea of working in a fast-paced environment where you will play a key role in the global financial close and reporting process.  You have a desire to learn ERP and related reporting systems and be a subject matter expert for the GL.  This role is highly visible as you will closely work with numerous teams outside of accounting, both domestically and internationally.  As the ideal candidate, you have 3+ years of experience in GL accounting and a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting. This position combines light ERP (Oracle) system administration duties, analysis of global spending for the Technology department, and the challenge of accounting for internally developed software.  This position is part of the GL Accounting team and reports to the Accounting Manager.

Your Next Challenge:

  • Run and manage global cost center meetings with Technology department leaders, perform variance analysis for this highly visible cost center
  • Owner of monthly ERP (Oracle) and related reporting system updates and maintenance
  • Point person for several GL Group and companywide efficiency projects related to IT system improvements
  • Improve technological skill set in ERP and related reporting tools
  • Work closely with the Global Technology department and website developers regarding capitalization of internally developed software
  • Performs work independently with limited supervision of month-end and reconciliation tasks
  • Ad hoc projects upon request

What You’ll Need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • 3+ years accounting experience with increased responsibility and complexity, CPA or CPA Eligible a plus
  • Strong interest in making efficiency changes to existing accounting systems as well as implementation and testing of new accounting systems
  • Strong interest in learning the processing and administration duties that drive the ERP and Reporting systems. We can teach you what you need to know if you bring a strong desire to learn this subject
  • Experience/understanding of foreign currency transactions, including impact of foreign exchange
  • Knowledge of accounting for internally developed software
  • Ability to work productively in a changing environment and challenge current processes for continuous improvement
  • Ability to successfully manage communications among numerous internal teams
  • Strong Excel skills


Who We Are:
Getty Images is one of the most trusted and esteemed sources of visual content in the world, with over 300 million assets including photosvideos, and music, available through its industry-leading sites and The Getty Images website serves creative, business and media customers in nearly every country in the world and is the first-place people turn to discover, purchase and share powerful visual content from the world’s best photographers and videographers. Getty Images works with over 250,000 contributors and hundreds of image partners to provide comprehensive coverage of more than 160,000 newssport and entertainment events each year, impactful creative imagery to communicate any commercial concept and the world’s deepest digital archive of historic photography.

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 which celebrates diversity. We seek to hire on the basis of merit, competence, performance, and business needs.

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What are Getty Images Perks + Benefits

Volunteer in local community
Get 1 day per calendar year to volunteer with an organization of your choice.
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Moral and Diversity and Inclusion Committees
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Unconscious bias training
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
Mean gender pay gap below 10%
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Getty employees can contribute up to $2700 annually to their FSA. We also contribute generously to employees FSA's and HSA's.
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
New employees are invested 100% day one.
Performance Bonus
Match charitable contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
We provide up to 12 weeks of parental leave for the primary caretaker. Acme Co. also provides 4 weeks of leave for the secondary caretaker.
Flexible Work Schedule
Flexible work schedules and hours are dependent on teams and managers.
Family Medical Leave
Employees who have been with the company for 12 months are eligible for 12 weeks of family medical leave.
Adoption Assistance
We reimburse up to 10000 for eligible adoption expenses and 12 weeks of paid leave. We extend the same reimbursement for surrogacy.
Company sponsored family events
Getty Images hosts a family day each summer. Events have included Mariners games or trips to the Seattle Aquarium.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Salaried employees qualify for our Flexible Time Off and hourly employees are given up to 27 days per calendar year.
Paid Volunteer Time
More time can be used by flexible time off or PTO.
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
We offer a free ORCA card or subsidized parking in our garage.
Company Outings
Getty Images has several events throughout the year including an annual golf tournament + family day.
Stocked Kitchen
Fresh bread is delivered daily with fresh fruit, too.
We offer subsidized parking in our garage.
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