Manager, TV Distribution Accounting


Job Purpose
The TV Distribution Accounting Manager will be responsible for assisting Global Television Distribution with the quarterly close process, US GAAP revenue recognition, and financial audit and SOX compliance. The role will report into the Director of TV Distribution and will work closely with TV Distribution FP&A departments in LA and NY, Technical Accounting and Internal Audit department.

  • Assist with quarterly cost reporting across TVD s global offices including preparation of journal entries and supporting documentation and posting to SAP (General ledger)
  • Prepare quarterly balance sheet review package for management
  • Responsible for overseeing the day to day operations for Accounts Payables system including SAP and hierarchy maintenance for cost center accounting.
  • Responsible for assisting TVD departments with AP questions, credit card questions and coding requests
  • Assist in coordination and execution of quarterly/annual SOX and Financial Statement audits with internal and external auditors
  • Prepare general ledger account reconciliations in accordance with company policy
  • Review, analyze and document TV Distribution licensing agreements to ensure proper revenue recognition and key contract provisions.
  • Perform ad hoc reporting and special projects as requested
  • Develop and maintain productive working relationships with the FP&A teams and International TVD team located in The Netherlands.
  • Qualifications/Requirements

    Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting & CPA preferred
  • Minimum of 4 years of relevant accounting/finance experience
    Additional Job Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www. nbcunicareers. com to be considered
  • Must be willing to work in Universal City, California
  • Desired Characteristics

  • The ability to plan and organize work in order to meet tight deadlines
  • Strong organization and communication skills
  • Strong analytical ability and detailed oriented
  • Management Experience
  • SAP/BW experience highly desirable
  • Self-Starters who are assertive, enthusiastic and highly motivated
  • Big 4 and/or Entertainment experience a plus

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