Category Archives: Payroll Accountant

Asst Payroll Accountant needed for 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:
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 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

EMAIL FOR SUBMISSIONS  nyctvgigs@gmail.com

Payroll Accountant needed for NBC Reality show (L.A.)

PAYROLL ACCOUNTANT, LOS ANGELES
LOOKING FOR A PAYROLL ACCOUNTANT TO STEP IN FOR A DEPARTING TEAM MEMBER ON OUR NBC REALITY SHOW.
MUST BE WELL VERSED IN UNION PAYROLL (DGA/SAG-AFTRA/IA VIDEOTAPE) AND COMFORTABLE WITH LARGE VOLUMES.
GOOD WORKING RELATIONSHIP WITH CAST & CREW PREFERRED.
GREAT TEAM, GREAT OPPORTUNITY
STARTS ASAP AND GOES THRU JULY
EMAIL FOR SUBMISSIONS  PRODACCOUNTING@YAHOO.COM

Payroll Accountant needed for S3 of 1 hour Series (North Hollywood)

I am looking for an experienced payroll accountant, for Season 3 for a one hour show. Offices are located in North Hollywood.

Candidate must have episodic television experience with processing WGA, DGA, SAG, IATSE and Teamsters. Showbiz Crew and SAG experience required, Classic Vista and tax credit experience a plus. Must have a great attitude, be organized, detail-oriented, and responsible. Show would start Mid to Late June and go until the end of the year.

Please send resume, references and salary requirements to PRAcctSearch@gmail.com

Payroll Accountant needed at TV Prodco (NYC)

NYC television production company seeks a payroll accountant. Strong knowledge of EP, 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 position is more long term than single project based and would require processing payroll for multiple productions. May also be asked to assist with non-payroll duties as described below. This position is non-union.
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. Prior experience with Ease/Smart Accounting preferred.
Payroll Accountant:
Responsibilities
•.Review and process all cast/crew start paperwork and submit to EP
• Gross timecards and verify with line producers and EIC
• Handle distribution and reconciliation of petty cash
• Review and maintain crew purchase cards
• HR duties- track all employee benefits, ensure that the company policies and procedures are provided and explained to all new employees
• 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 positively and constructively within a fast pace environment
• Must be able to maintain effective working relationship and have good communication skills
Preferred Skills:
• Strong knowledge of Entertainment Partners
• Experience working on multiple projects simultaneously
• Proficient in Excel
EMAIL FOR SUBMISSIONS  nyctvgigs@gmail.com

Temp Payroll Accountant needed (Santa Monica)

Temporary Payroll Accountant needed – Santa Monica
Looking for a temp payroll accountant for low volume new media.
Job can be one week or several months
Knowledge of IATSE, WGA, SAG/AFTRA and DGA required.
Showbiz/Timetrax experience a plus.
Experience in Vista and/or Ease
Must be detail-oriented, responsible, punctual, have a can-do work attitude.
Please email resume w/references and salary requirements with Payroll Accountant in subject line.
EMAIL FOR SUBMISSIONS  atvprodacct@gmail.com