Senior Payroll Specialist

Getty Images Shoreline, WA
Who You Are:

You are an experienced Payroll professional with great attention to detail and a passion for getting things done. You understand the urgency of payroll and are willing to make sure your deadlines are met to get all employees paid timely and accurately. You have several years of experience delivering on core Payroll functions and communicate and collaborate well with others. You have a solid understanding of Payroll and accounting technologies/methodologies. You understand the importance of building strong relationships with other departments. You are excited by the idea of working in a fast paced environment where you are empowered and encouraged to raise the bar with new ideas and a fresh perspective.

Your Next Challenge:

* Preparation and audit of multiple payrolls in multiple countries using 3rd party provider

* Maintain payroll in multiple entities, including: masterfile data; temporary pay data; benefit deductions

* Assist employees & cross-functional groups regarding payroll related questions or issues

* Work well with HR in multiple countries to make sure you are receiving all necessary changes and documents to process your payroll

* Prepare reporting and analysis for vendors and internal customers

* Ensure proper paperwork flow

* Responsible for maintaining payroll database integrity.

* Able to work with sensitive personal data and keep all information confidential

* SME on projects that include payroll

* Take the lead for payroll with internal and external auditors

* Train payrolls specialists on our Payroll and Time & Attendance systems

What You'll Need:

* Minimum of 7+ years relevant experience

* Requires a working knowledge of federal & state rules/regulations, paycheck calculation, and the ability to read, understand, and apply internal company policy

* Must have keen analytical and report-writing skills

* Solid US payroll processing experience; international payroll processing a plus

* Computer skills in ADP PayForce or ADP Streamline strongly preferred


Who We Are:

Getty Images is the world's leader in visual communication, with over 170 million assets available through its premium content site and its leading stock content site With its advanced search and image recognition technology, Getty Images serves business customers in more than 100 countries and is the first place creative and media professionals turn to discover, purchase and manage images and other digital content. Its award-winning photographers and content creators help customers produce inspiring work which appears every day in the world's most influential newspapers, magazines, advertising campaigns, films, television programs, books and online media.

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Getty Images is an equal opportunity employer and strongly supports diversity in the workplace