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Assistant Payroll Accountant needed at TV Prodco (NYC)

Busy NYC television production company seeks a Non-Union Assistant Payroll Accountant to join our team for various projects. Strong knowledge of Ease, VPO, and Excel required. Must possess a thorough working knowledge of television production, strong organizational and interpersonal communication skills, and must be able to prioritize jobs effectively within a fast-paced environment.
The applicant should have a minimum of three years’ experience as an assistant and/or payroll accountant. A degree in accountancy or vocational qualifications in accounting would be a plus. The position is non-union and does not require processing union payroll.
Assistant Payroll Accountant:
•.Review and process all cast/crew start paperwork and submit to EP
• Gross timecards and verify with line producers and EIC
• HR duties- track all employee benefits, ensure that the company policies and procedures are provided and explained to all new employees
Non-payroll duties may include
• Handle distribution and reconciliation of petty cash
• Review and maintain crew purchase cards
• Maintain all production filing.
• Assist with credit card reconciliations
• Assist with preparation of 1099’s
Necessary Skills
• Working knowledge of production accounting software, and/or other general accounting software.
• Highly organized, and must be able to work independently within a fast paced environment
• Must be able to maintain effective working relationships and possess excellent communication skills
Preferred Skills:
• Strong knowledge of Ease and VPO
• Prior experience with health insurance and commuter benefits
• Proficiency in Excel

Production Accountant needed at WB Digital Networks (Burbank)

Warner Bros. Digital Networks (Burbank, CA) seeks a Production Accountant for Stage 13.
*** Position is a 12-month temp assignment ***
The Production Accountant will oversee all accounting responsibilities for production slate consisting of 10-12 short form digital series that includes both scripted and unscripted (about 25 hours) as well in house development and production.
Please visit our careers page for more details:
Interested candidates must apply directly to the posting on the careers page.

Freelance Production Finance Analyst needed at Animation Network (Burbank)

Freelance Production Finance Analyst (Burbank)
Animation network is seeking a Freelance Production Finance Analyst to start asap through January 2018 with possible extension. Responsibilities include various finance functions such as cost reporting, process weekly non-union and union payroll, preparing monthly cash flows, support monthly / quarterly close including prepping accruals, journal entries, general ledger analysis and research as needed. Individual must exhibit strong attention to detail, handle multiple projects simultaneously, highly organized, prioritize and manage time / projects accordingly and meet deadlines. Experience with SAP a plus. Strong working knowledge of Excel, Word, PowerPoint skills preferred. Familiar with Local 839 IATSE Agreement related to animation guild contracts.

Assistant Accountant needed for Reality Project (Hollywood)

SEEKING EXPERIENCED ASSISTANT ACCOUNTANT to join our reality production accounting team in Hollywood. The ideal candidate is a versatile and a highly-detailed self-starter with a positive attitude, experienced in fast-paced environments, and able to hit the ground running. Must be extremely organized, process-oriented, and able to communicate effectively.
RESPONSIBILITIES will primarily be handling payroll for multiple projects. Other related tasks as assigned may include reconciliation of P.O.’s/AP and monthly credit card statements.
• Prior experience in tv/film accounting helpful.
• Highly organized with strong attention to detail and accuracy.

Asst Production Accountant needed at TV Prodco (Culver City)

We are a TV production company based in Culver City, California. Founded in 2016, we develop and produces a wide range of television, film, documentary, and interactive mobile content.
We are looking for an Assistant Production Accountant to join our team. This role requires the ability to handle multiple projects and have excellent written, communication, and time management skills. This is a freelance position based in Culver City, CA.
Review and process electronic timecards, collaborating with our payroll company to address any issues
Process accounts payable on multiple projects
Communicate professionally with staff and vendors about payments
Reconcile, code, and enter all credits card and petty cash transactions
Ability to work in fast paced environment under tight deadlines
Help to prepare 1099s
Complete all other accounting and reporting projects as necessary
Knowledge of accounting best practices
Minimum one year experience in relevant entertainment environment
Experience processing production payroll and using production accounting software
Proficient in Microsoft Outlook and Excel
Must be very organized and able to juggle several projects at a time.
Can work positively and collaboratively with internal staff
Grace under pressure, great people skills, high integrity
Great organizational skills