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Post Production Accountant needed for Network (L.A.)

Freelance Post Production Accountant position available. The network is seeking an experienced Production Accountant who assist with prep, post and wrap accounting. Location is Los Angeles.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
• Assist with the start-up of a project until lead production accountant is on
• Process payroll for union and non-union
• Create above-the-line payment schedules
• Prepare cost reports during post production until final reports
• Assist with budgeting by reviewing for accuracy
• Process accounts payable and final payments for third party production companies
• Reconcile Vista/PSL to corporate accounting system (SAP) by creating entries to record corporate chargebacks
• Clean up Trial Balances in Vista/PSL by closing our petty cash and pcard accounts
• Generate bank reconciliations
• Manage accounting files
• Assist with special projects and reports
Requirements:
• Extensive knowledge and understanding of union and talent agreements as well as union rule (DGA/IATSE/SAG/AFTRA/Teamsters/WGA)
• Exhibits a willingness to be adaptable as well as flexible and demonstrate a desire to operate in a dynamic demanding environment
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written
• Sound judgment, business acumen, influencing skills and the experience, confidence and stature to effectively address issues
• Effective at partnering with network, production company, staff and crew in order to obtain key information to manage the financial activities for the show
• Conflict resolution skills and abilities are a must
• Possess strong analytical skills necessary to identify issues and recommend solutions
• Possess organizational skills and the ability to manage competing priorities
• Working knowledge or advanced proficiency in Global Vista & PSL, Movie Magic Budgeting and Microsoft Office Suite applications.
• SAP experience helpful

EMAIL FOR SUBMISSIONS: prodfinresumes@gmail.com.