CBS Corporation Senior Financial Analyst in Los Angeles, California

Senior Financial Analyst

REF#: 32780

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.


  • Prepare monthly network revenue, AR & deferred revenue schedules, as well as quarterly supplemental rollforward schedules

  • Perform monthly reconciliation & closing, maintain customers log in billing system (TREC)

  • Prepare monthly & quarterly reconciliations for cash, AR & prepaid

  • Prepare AR package & related party AR reports for various stakeholders

  • Prepare monthly & quarterly variance analysis for AR & inventory

  • Prepare journal entries necessary to close, including accruals, cash & revenue

  • Apply cash in billing system, maintain cash receipts log for network & misc. cash receipts

  • Fulfil internal & external audit requests & provide other supporting schedules

  • Record revenue & expenses for co-produced shows & streaming services

  • Perform control testing to ensure SOX compliance

  • Ad-hoc reporting & special projects


  • Bachelor Degree in Finance or Accounting

  • 3-5 years of experience in Finance or Accounting, entertainment industry is a plus

  • Advanced Excel skills, knowledge in SQL

  • Working knowledge of MS Office

  • Experience with Oracle & Cognos

  • Interpersonal & communication skills

  • Attention to detail with ability to multitask

  • Strong time management & organization skills


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled