CBS Corporation Billing Analyst in New York, New York
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Network
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time
JOB LOCATION: New York, NY
CBS was established in 1928, when founder William Paley purchased 16 independent radio stations and christened them the Columbia Broadcast System. Today, with more than 200 television stations and affiliates reaching virtually every home in the United States, CBS's total network lineup was watched by more than 110 million people a week during the 2017/2018 season. CBS has been the #1 network in primetime for 10 consecutive seasons. The network has the #1 comedy/scripted program, THE BIG BANG THEORY; #1 newsmagazine, 60 MINUTES; #l late night program, THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT and #1 daytime drama, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS. Its programming arms include CBS Entertainment, CBS News and CBS Sports.
The Billing Analyst, Multiplatform Distribution (MPD) will be responsible for the Invoicing and Financial Analysis for MPD’s media workloads. The Billing Analyst will work with various internal stakeholders, including media specialists, managers, and external departments, to catch, resolve and document servicing and purchase order budget discrepancies.
Create invoice backup to bill for department services from client purchase orders or contracts on a monthly basis for management review.
Validate billing rates against internal work orders and client purchase orders to confirm accurate billing.
Maintain guidelines and procedures for accurate phasing of orders.
Ensure that all purchase orders and contracts are invoiced in full
Provide support for their management for monthly estimate analysis and annual budgets.
Perform other duties as assigned.
A passion for accounting, media and entertainment is a must
A background in the media & entertainment industry relating to digital video and audio, and, multimedia formats.
2+ years of experience with accounts payable/receivable practices, accounting or budgeting
Excellent teamwork, written and verbal communication skills
Excellent time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and multi-task under shifting deadlines within a fast-paced environment
Self-motivated, team player who is results-oriented
Must have computer skills to be trained on multiple proprietary programs as well as all office suite programs.
The ability to work independently with minimal oversight
Willingness to learn fundamental elements of cloud based concepts
- Bachelor’s degree in Accounting is preferred
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled