CBS Corporation Participations Analyst in Los Angeles, California

Participations Analyst

REF#: 30877

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Studios

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff




CBS Television Studios is one of the industry’s leading suppliers of programming for broadcast, basic and premium cable and streaming platforms. The Studio’s primetime programming includes the phenomenally successful NCIS franchise; the critically acclaimed series Madam Secretary, Jane The Virgin, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend and Reign; the hit dramas Elementary, Blue Bloods, Hawaii Five-0, MACGYVER, BULL and Scorpion; the popular comedies The Great Indoors, Kevin Can Wait, SUPERIOR DONUTS and MAN WITH A PLAN; and the summer series ZOO and new suspense thriller SALVATION. The Studio also produces the Daytime Emmy Award-winning talk show THE TALK, as well as the acclaimed THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT and the Emmy-nominated THE LATE LATE SHOW with JAMES CORDEN. For CBS All Access, CBS Television Network’s subscription video on-demand and live-streaming service, the Studio produces the highly anticipated Star Trek: Discovery, as well as critically acclaimed THE GOOD FIGHT. The Studio also produces two new series based on popular, viral segments from THE LATE LATE SHOW, CARPOOL KARAOKE for Apple and DROP THE MIC for TBS; the scripted summer series AMERICAN VANDAL for Netflix; and the comedy anthology THE GUEST BOOK for TBS.


Responsibilities include reconciling statements to ledgers, researching and corresponding with 3rd party auditors, and pulling backup from various accounting systems for audit support. Must be able to communicate with different divisions within the organization to obtain required information for statement analysis and audit support.


Job Requirements:

  • BS/BA in accounting or finance preferred.

  • Experience in accounting or finance in entertainment industry.

  • Ability to analyze complicated financial data and legal documents.

  • Have a good understanding of several accounting systems used within the company.

  • Able to present work in logical fashion.

  • Knowledge of issues affecting participation statements and agreements preferred, along with knowledge of television production and distribution.

  • Must be able to meet tight deadlines and handle multiple projects.


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