CBS Corporation Controller in Atlanta, Georgia
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time
JOB LOCATION: Atlanta, GA
CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).
CBS Owned & Operated WUPA Television, Atlanta’s CW in the 10th ranked market is seeking an experienced Television Station Controller. This is a Department Head position reporting to the General Manager. As the top financial person on site, organizational and project management skills are key. Limited staff, so position is very "hands-on". The successful candidate will provide the financial leadership to meet/exceed the station’s short and long term financial goals, safeguard the station’s assets and ensure the accuracy and timeliness of financial records and reports. Responsible for Budgeting and Forecasting; monthly closing and financial reporting; system control functions; SOX testing and reporting; Capital acquisitions; and Human Resources. Will supervise small staff whose functions include credit & collections, accounts payable, payroll, billing, and general ledger accounting.
No Phone Calls Please.
Apply at:  www.cbscorporation.com/careers
Required: Candidate should have an accounting degree and 2+ years as a TV station Controller or comparable experience in media financial management. Must be able to maintain positive, effective liaison with station and corporate staff.
Preferred: Knowledge of Wide Orbit traffic and Oracle accounting software helpful.
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