CBS Corporation Senior Accountant - Retransmission in New York, New York

Senior Accountant - Retransmission

REF#: 29868

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY

ABOUT US:

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.).

DESCRIPTION:

Job Responsibilities:

  • Monitoring and tracking revenues for Top MSO's and OTT deals.

  • Actualizing monthly remittances and applying cash receipts in Oracle AR.

  • Booking monthly top side and small balance cash adjustments in ARS.

  • Performing system administration and maintenance functions in ARS.

  • Actively participating with system testing and training.

  • Preparing month-end P&L and balance sheet reconciliations.

  • Training and assisting retransmission staff accountant.

  • Interfacing with other divisions (Corporate, Network, Sports and Showtime).

  • Assisting Director, Finance with monthly reporting, analysis and various ad hoc requests.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required:

Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance.

4+ years of public and/or private experience.

Advanced Excel skills.

Self-motivated and proactive.

Strong analytical, organizational and interpersonal skills.

Ability to multi-task, follow instructions and meet tight deadlines with minimal supervision.

Able to work as part of a team.

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EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled