CBS Corporation Sr. Accountant (Miami) in Miami, Florida

Sr. Accountant (Miami)

REF#: 27208

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Radio

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: Miami, FL

ABOUT US:

CBS RADIO is one of the largest major-market broadcast media operators in the United States and the undisputed leader in news and sports radio. Producing original audio and video content, live events and exclusive programming broadcast via on-air, online and mobile platforms, CBS RADIO reaches more than 72 million consumers nationwide each week. As a part of CBS Corporation, the division owns and operates 117 radio stations in 26 markets - including the top 10 as ranked by Nielsen Audio - as well as an extensive array of digital assets. CBS RADIO distributes its programming via AM, FM and HD Radio stations, Radio.com and CBS Local Digital Media apps, making engaging with audiences easier than ever before. For more information, please visit www.cbsradio.com.

DESCRIPTION:

CBS Radio's Miami market has an immediate opening for a Senior Accountant for it's cluster of stations, KISS Country (WKIS-FM), Power 96 (WPOW-FM), and Sports Radio 560 (WQAM).

Duties and responsibilities include:

  • Perform month-end and year-end closing activities including the preparation of journal entries and general ledger account analysis and reconciliations.

  • Report monthly financial performance and variance analysis.

  • Compile and calculate monthly sales commission statements.

  • Ensure the station is complying with Sarbanes-Oxley Act rules and regulations.

  • Participate in the forecasting and budgeting processes.

  • Additional duties and responsibilities may be assigned as necessary.

QUALIFICATIONS:

2+ years experience in basic accounting processes, including general ledger, accounts payable, accounts receivable, budgeting, reconciliation, and month-end closing preferred. Must be proficient in Excel and other software packages; Oracle accounting system experience is preferred. Strong written and verbal communication skills are required. 4-year degree in Accounting, Finance or Business or comparable experience.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled