Category Archives: Accountant

Production Accountant / Financial Controller needed for 2nd Season 1 Hour Single Cam Series (Los Angeles / Berlin)

Very strong Production Accountant or Financial Controller needed for a 2nd Season 1 hour, single camera show. Based out of Los Angeles, but with shooting also in Berlin, Germany. Will travel to Berlin. Start prep late September to early October. Starts shooting late January, wraps in mid-August. Foreign shoot experience preferred.

EMAIL FOR SUBMISSIONS  cpsearch2017@gmail.com

Production Accountant needed for Indie Feature (New York State)

Low Budget Agreement non-union independent film seeking a savvy Production Accountant for shoot in NY state. Starting last week Sept or first week Oct, running through end of Dec.
Ideally duties include weekly cost reports, SAG + crew payroll, PC reconciliation and management.
This position is ideally someone on site with the shooting company but could be altered to suit the ideal candidates needs.
EMAIL FOR SUBMISSIONS  jonathan.es.read@gmail.com

Key Accountant needed for Non-Scripted Series (Burbank / Hollywood)

Need a key accountant for a non-scripted series. We will be
under the IATSE Videotape agreement. Job located in Burbank/Hollywood area. Offers non-affiliated hours.
Knowing V-5 is a big plus. You need to have a solid background in production accounting to be considered. Job begins late Sept/early Oct. Please send salary requirements and resume

EMAIL FOR SUBMISSIONS  acctgcanbefun@gmail.com

Lead Accountant needed for High Budget TV Drama (New York)

LEAD ACCOUNTANT NEEDED FOR HIGH BUDGET TV DRAMA (NEW YORK).
– Must have a minimum of 3 years of production accounting experience
– Detail oriented
– Can lead a team
– Member of IATSE
– Follows polices & procedures
– Available beginning of October
All applicants need to have experience in the following:
– Cost Reporting
– Payroll, including all guilds and unions
– Cash Flow
– Credit Cards/PCards
– Accounts Payable/Receivable
– Bank Reconciliation
– Journal Entries
– Petty Cash
– Purchase Orders
– 1099’s
– Accounting Software
– Excel
Please send resumes and references to info.finance@skydance.com

Production Accountant needed for Major Amazon Subsidiary (Newark)

Production Accountant Needed for Major Amazon Subsidiary (Multiple productions, 11 Month contract, beginning immediately. Newark, NJ)
-$45/hour, 40 hour work week (9:30 AM- 5:30 PM )
-At least 4 years of production accounting experience required
-Will be working with production managers, studios and third party producers
-Experience with Entertainment Partners required

EMAIL FOR SUBMISSIONS  alex.nevins@andiamogo.com

Onsite Production Accountant needed for Mattel Creations (El Segundo)

JOB TITLE: Production Accountant
Location: El Segundo, CA
Reports to: Director of Operations
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Onsite Production Accountant for Mattel Creations. Must be highly organized. Industry competitive rates. This position supervises the daily production accounting for all Mattel Creations development and productions in all locations for all content formats.
JOB FUNCTIONS:
• Works with Project Managers, Producers and the Director of Operations to manage the day to day production accounting for all projects.
• Communicate in a positive and articulate manner.
• Aggregate and maintain the production cost reports for all content creation in all production locations.
• Provides hot cost reports for live action productions as needed.
• Works with the Operations Supervisor to manage the resources for all temporary and permanent employees, shared and dedicated.
• Onboards all temporary employees with the respective temp agency, provides coding and scope of work for each engagement
• Works with the team to set-up all vendors including vendor screenings, project documents, purchase orders, invoice coding and approvals.
• Works with the team to set-up all talent deals including writers, composers, designers, and other artists and freelancers.
• Specific tasks include the preparation of budgets and scenarios, costing productions, and managing cash flow.
• Works with the team to aggregate and maintain rates for all production categories to ensure that applicable rates are consistent across all productions.
JOB QUALIFICATIONS:
Work Experience
3-5 years of Production Accounting experience is required.
Knowledge/Skills
• Proficiency with the animation production process is preferred.
• Proficiency with the live action production process is preferred.
• 1st Assistant Accountant, Production Accountant or project accounting background is required.
• This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking to move into corporate role while leveraging their production accounting experience.
Mental Demands
• Must have the ability to communicate effectively and tactfully with managers, outside vendors, and other levels of personnel.
• Must have the ability to pay close attention to detail.
• Must have the ability to organize and schedule work effectively.
• Must have the ability to work well under time constraints.
• Must be able to handle multiple tasks.
• Must be able to work long hours when necessary.
• Demonstrates the ability to be proactive and anticipating potential problems before they occur and follows through on every task assigned.
• Demonstrates the ability to be proactive about keeping everyone in the loop and up-to-date on the status of all tasks.
• Confidentiality and discretion are imperative in this role as the Production Accountant will have access to private individual and corporate financial information
Software
• Word/Excel/Outlook
• Proficient in industry standard production accounting software package such as Vista, PSL or other equivalent industry standard
• Powerpoint is a plus
• Lucidchart is a plus
• Smartsheet is a plus
Education, Professional Training, Technical Training or Certification
• High School diploma required.
• BS/BA degree preferred.

EMAIL FOR SUBMISSIONS  andrew.defty@mattel.com

Key Production Accountant needed for Documentary Series (New York Local)

KEY PROD ACCOUNTANT FOR DOC SERIES (NYC LOCAL)

Key production accountant needed for non-union NYC based doc series for a streaming service. Series begins immediately, 9 month commitment. Minimum of 3 years experience with Key credits. Non-fiction series and/or streaming service background a plus.

REQUIREMENTS:
– Cost Reporting & EFC Analysis
– POs, AP, PCards, CC reporting & reconciliation
– Journal Entries & Trial Balance
– Production Payroll
– Managing a 2nd/Payroll Acct.
– Experience with foreign currencies & production travel
– NYC Local

Please send a resume and credit list to prodacctingnyc@gmail.com.