Skip to content
The List

Senior Staff Production Accountant needed (L.A. Area).

  • N/A

Job Description

SENIOR STAFF PRODUCTION ACCOUNTANT NEEDED (L.A. AREA)

Production Company is looking for an experienced, detail oriented Senior Production Accountant with union experience to become part of the in-house production accounting team. Candidate must be a team player, provide excellent customer service and be a self-starter who can multitask, think out of the box and work well within a team setting. Candidate would be the senior accountant within the internal production finance team who would handle multiple shows in the various stages of Development, Casting, Prep, Prod, Wrap and Post.

This position would also handle basic Production Accounting responsibilities including but not limited to:
• Weekly/Monthly cost reporting and cost projections.
• Weekly review of the Show Bibles, PO reports and Trial Balance reports.
• Petty Cash and P-Card handling.
• Handle accounts payables including the processing (receive, code and input) of purchase orders, invoices, check requests and credit card statements.
• Build Excel spreadsheets for analysis and various reporting projects.
• Capable of processing union & non-union payroll.
• Assist with special projects as needed.
• Working knowledge of Cash Flows.
The ideal candidate should have the following qualifications:
• 4+ years Key Production Accountant experience with supervisory experience.
• Good understanding of union and talent agreements as well as union rule (IATSE/DGA/SAG_AFTRA/WGA)
• On-location/travel Production Accountant experience a plus.
• CAPS Payroll & C-PAS experience a plus.
• Exhibits a willingness to be adaptable as well as flexible and demonstrate a desire to operate in a dynamic demanding environment.
• Effective at partnering with staff and crew in order to obtain key information to manage the financial activities for the show.
• Possess strong analytical skills necessary to identify issues and recommend solutions.
• Strong computer & organizational skills.
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written.
• Proven prioritization, time management, multi-tasking and project management skills.
• Excellent working knowledge of Excel.
• Sound judgment, business acumen and the experience, confidence and stature to effectively address issues.
• Maintaining Confidentiality.
• Experience with reality TV shows a plus.
• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience desired.
Interested and qualified applicants please email resume to prodfinance101@gmail.com and reference “Staff Production Accountant” in the subject line of your email. Please include a short cover letter telling us about yourself and why you would be a great fit.