Manager, Accounting and Reporting

5 - 7 years experience  •  Broadcasting

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/23/17
Universal City, CA
5 - 7 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/23/17

Essential Responsibilities:

Key contributor to the quarter close and financial reporting processes, including review of journal entries, variance analysis and supporting schedules.
Manage consolidation and statutory filing requirements for various international subsidiaries, including managing external specialist, external auditors and liaise with our Corporate tax department.
Manage Fixed Assets accounting processes, including monthly close and reconciliations to subledger, as well as support FP&A with CapEx reporting.
Review quarterly account reconciliations, driving proficiency within the parameters of NBCUniversal policies.
Working closely with the Senior Manager and Assistant Controller to ensure there are adequate levels of review and oversight over the domestic and international business units’ accounting and reporting processes.
Perform technical accounting research as required, assist in providing technical guidance to and work with business units to implement new standards as necessary.
Manage and develop Film HQ controllership staff (managers, and senior financial analysts).
Managing SOX 404 key controls, certification, quarterly reviews, annual audit and statutory audits.
Drive initiatives that identify process improvement opportunities and build efficiencies into existing reporting routines.
Assist with ad-hoc projects as needed.
Qualifications/Requirements Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting or related field.
Minimum of 5+ years of accounting related experience. Combination of public accounting and entertainment industry preferred. Straight public candidates with significant experience working with entertainment industry and relevant technical accounting matters will be considered.
CPA preferred
Good communication skills, both verbal and written. Applicant should be a team player and be able to work with a variety of personalities.
Strong leadership skills and ability to work with multiple business units/divisions.
Inquisitive and able to think through interdependencies of processes.
Ability to work independently as well as part of a team in this fast-paced environment.
Excellent Project Management skills, detail oriented, proactive approach to problem solving.
Strong work ethic and follow through.
Strong / exceptional Excel skills and working knowledge of Powerpoint
Knowledge of Business Warehouse / SAP preferred

Eligibility Requirements:

Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program
Desired Characteristics
Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively across the organization
Inquisitive and eager to learn
Strong business acumen and analytical skills
Detail focused
Able to identify issues and make recommendations for solutions
Takes initiative
Strong work ethic and follow through
Ability to effectively manage competing priorities and deadlines
Flexible and able to take on new challenges as they arise


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