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Senior Production Accountant needed (Burbank)

Senior Production Accountant (Burbank)

RESPONSIBILITIES
• Responsible for the financial management and administration of both internal and external facets of production for original, licensed, and acquired network programming.
• Produce all periodic production finance deliverables including: ledger bibles, cost reports, balance sheets, check registers, and purchase orders, to ensure accuracy and strict policy adherence.
• Communicate the production progress to ensure swift financial issue resolution.
• Provide financial support to Production Executives.
• Ensure payments are correctly recorded in SAP. Ensure discrepancies are resolved.
• Ensure Final reconciliation of foreign currency pre-buy as necessary.
• Ensure that production cost information is properly reflected on payment recaps.
• Coordinate monthly non-current production cost meetings in order to review outstanding items for productions.
• Perform final closeout program for assigned productions.
• Ensure adherence to all production accounting policies and procedures.
• Manage tax incentive process, including but not limited to applications, audits, qualified expense tracking, etc.
• Ensure production advances and studio paid costs are properly recorded in the production general ledger.
• Oversee post production accounting functions with contracted firms.
• Provide guidance with accounting database systems and administration.
• Plan and perform ad hoc projects as needed

REQUIREMENTS
• Bachelor’s degree is required.
• Minimum 3 years experience in television or feature film production accounting is required.
• In depth understanding of motion picture industry accounting and financial practice.
• Knowledge and experience with union/guild agreements.
• Passionate about television programming with a keen interest in and aptitude for learning the business.
• Ability to work independently, manage multiple projects simultaneously, demonstrate strong analytical skills, and work well under pressure.
• Pragmatic, highly organized and high attention to detail.
• Demonstrated ability to work in a corporate environment.
• Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, SAP, PSL3, Movie Magic, and Vista/GV.
• Strong written and verbal communication skills.

EMAIL FOR SUBMISSIONS: productionfinance0@gmail.com