San Mateo, CA, US

Job Description / Skills Required

About GoPro

GoPro, Inc. is transforming the way people capture and share their lives. What began as an idea to help athletes self-document while engaged in sports has become a mobile storytelling solution that helps the world capture and share immersive content.”

GoPro offers a fun and fast-paced work environment with passionate and motivated people who have a drive to learn, innovate and succeed

Capture. Create. Share.
This is your life. Be a HERO.

Payroll manager will join the Finance Team to manage the daily and monthly operations of the US payroll team to ensure all payments are made to 900+ US employees, ensuring accurate, timely processing of payroll in accordance with all state and local tax regulations. As well as ensure all monthly and yearly accounting processes are met. Optimizes the contribution of the team and works closely with Senior Global Payroll Manager to define standards and reusable streamlined approaches for Payroll operations.

What You Will Do

Manage US bi-weekly payroll for 900+; ensuring all taxes and benefits are complaint with multi-state requirements
Perform monthly/transactional SOX review to ensure payroll processes are compliant with established controls
Oversee monthly and annual payroll accounting responsibilities (commission, bonus, benefits, ESPP, vacation, etc.)
Work with external auditors on all payroll related items (worker compensation, 401K, benefits and tax)
Collaborate with Human Resources and Legal teams on payroll related items
Manage staff of 2 payroll accountants
Manage relationship with payroll vendor
Implement process improvements to improve payroll operational framework

Skills We’re Stoked About

Minimum of 5+ years managing US multi-state payroll end to end process
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance or similar
Demonstrated coaching/mentoring skills and issue management problem solving skills
Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
Advanced analytical skills required
Strong time management and organizational skills
Certified Payroll Professional preferred
Strong knowledge of Workday payroll software


Fully-stocked kitchen with snacks galore
Live it. Eat it. Love it. –Two dedicated hours during your week to explore your passions and capture it with your GoPro.
Get your very own GoPro (Mounts and accessories included)
Discounted employee stock purchase plan
Competitive salary
401(K) matching
Discretionary Time Off
12 weeks paid Parental Leave for new Moms and Dads
Medical, dental, and vision insurance –premiums are fully paid for employees
Life insurance and disability benefits
Employee commuter shuttles

GoPro is an Equal Opportunity Employer.