Category Archives: Payroll Accountant

Payroll Accountant Needed For Series (NYC)

Busy NYC television production company seeks a Non-Union Payroll Accountant to take over payroll duties on a hit show. 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. Prior studio experience is a plus as the production contains a studio component.
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 though it will require processing a small amount of Union timecards.

Payroll Accountant:

Responsibilities
•.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 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

EMAIL FOR SUBMISSIONS
nyctvgigs@gmail.com

Payroll Accountant for TV Prodco (L.A.)

Los Angeles television production company seeks a payroll accountant. 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. Must have experience with union payroll. The position is long term and would require processing payroll for multiple productions simultaneously. This position is non-union. The applicant should have a minimum of two years’ experience as an assistant and/or payroll accountant.
Preferred Skills:
• Strong knowledge of Entertainment Partners and Media Services
• Experience working on multiple projects simultaneously
• Proficient in Excel
EMAIL FOR SUBMISSIONS  payrollaccountant@pobox.com

Assistant Payroll Accountant needed at TV Prodco (NYC)

Busy NYC television production company seeks a Non-Union Assistant Payroll Accountant to join our team. 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. Prior studio experience is a plus.
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 though it will require processing a small amount of Union timecards.
Assistant Payroll Accountant:
Responsibilities
•.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 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
EMAIL FOR SUBMISSIONS nyctvgigs@gmail.com

Production/Payroll Accountant needed for MOW (New Mexico)

We need a production/payroll accountant ASAP for a non-union MOW. There will be one week of prep (starting July 5th), a twelve day shoot (starting July 10th), and two weeks of wrap. This is a small crew and cast with a few vendors. Must have AP, SAG payroll, and cost report experience. Local New Mexico hire preferred. Also this production has several projects planned for the remainder of the year and next.
EMAIL FOR SUBMISSIONS  dngtrr@gmail.com