Payroll Clerk needed for 1 hour Series (Dallas)

One hour series in Dallas seeks Payroll Clerk to start in January. Experience as a Payroll or AP Clerk is a huge plus, but the willingness to learn and to be a team player is required. Possible duties will most likely include processing extras, filing, scanning, sorting and folding checks, and acting as liaison between the accounting department and crew.

Please email with your resume and references.

Production Finance Lead needed at DreamWorks Animation (Glendale)

DreamWorks Animation has an immediate opening for a Production Finance Lead. We are searching for someone who has Project/Production based accounting experience (Animation experience preferred), is strong in Excel, and has experience with Vista. Apply online now!


Lead Production Accountant needed at 495 Productions (Burbank)

Lead Production Accountant, 495 Productions
• Oversee the day-to-day accounting across multiple reality/unscripted shows in development and production
o Set Up New Employees & New Vendors for payment
o Processing Payroll and A/P Vendor Invoices
o Liaison to Entertainment Partners/payroll company
o Reconciling PO’s, Petty Cash, Credit Card & Bank Statements
o Experience with online time cards and union/guild agreements and rules a plus
• In depth experience with EP Smart Accounting software (or equivalent) is a must, and a working knowledge of MMB is preferred
• Weekly Cost Reporting and Updating of Expected Costs
• Creating/Managing Cash Flow & Pay Schedules for Series
• Submit Billing Invoice Requests
• Finalize all Financial Records/Reports (Bible Runs, Trial Balances, Cost Reports, etc.) as required by networks
• Familiar with production tax incentive process
• Ensure all production, finance and legal compliance is met for all applicable payments
• Proficiency with Excel
• Pragmatic, organized and attention to detail
• Ability to handle multiple projects
• This is a freelance position that has potential to be full-time


Analyst, Wrap Accounting needed at Fox (Culver City)

Culver City, CA
Analyst, Wrap Accounting
This analyst position is directly involved with the wrap of television productions primarily shot out of state and abroad. The scope of the position ranges from actively working with the location accounting team, the show’s analyst, the finance executive and manager through to finalizing costs, working on different types of audits and supervising preparation for document scanning and corporate records. This position requires a detail-oriented person with strong administrative and communication skills. The responsibilities include:
Analyze, research and post show costs incurred by both studio and production systems.
Pursue outstanding trial balance, location facility and vendor issues. Review and reconcile final actual costs with the budgets, previous reporting and notes.
Address bank reconciliations and related banking actions.
Assist location accounting teams with wrap policies and procedures.
Supervise clerks and temporary hires through the wrap process.
Work on tax credit, insurance, network and guild audits to completion.
Manage work flow and adapting to ever-changing urgencies.
Manage day-to-day, off-site facility issues.
Experience in Ent. Partners Vista and Cast & Crew PSL accounting software required.
1 year of production accounting experience or an accounting degree necessary.


Staff Accountant needed at Picrow (Hollywood)

Picrow is looking for a bright individual to work with the CFO, and to support all accounting aspects of the film and post production house.
Some of the immediate key functions are, but not limited to, daily funding for projects in various stages of production, assist with the implementation of a new workflow for billing activity, monitor month-end processes including bank reconciliation and cost reports, and coordinate with outside CPA to reconcile and balance general ledger accounts. Picrow is a growing company with room for advancement for the ideal candidate.
Bachelors or Masters in Accounting are required. Certification, such as CPA or Certified Internal Auditor designation, as well as entertainment industry experience, are desirable but not mandatory for the right candidate.
Must be proficient with Microsoft Excel and possess strong time-management, analytical, communication, and interpersonal skills.




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