Role details

Assistant Controller for Large Broadcasting Corporation!

Manhattan   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Large Broadcasting Corporation seeking an Assistant Controller!
  • Prior Media/Entertainment Experience a Must!

About Our Client

Broadcasting Corporation with offices Globally headquartered in New York City is seeking an Assistant Controller!

Job Description

As the Assistant Controller, you will be responsible for:

  • Oversee all accounts, ledgers, and reporting systems ensuring compliance with appropriate GAAP standards and regulatory requirements
  • Direction of the accounting and reporting operations, including but not limited to accounts payable, payroll, general ledger, overseeing all transactions related to the GL and month-end close
  • Responsible for monthly accounting close processes, which include ensuring accurate results are delivered on-time to the FP&A team. Ensure all accounts are reconciled at month end
  • Leadership role in re-designing and implementing changes to the monthly close process
  • Continuous improvement of controls and processes
  • Identify and lead process improvement projects to automate and streamline current accounting and reporting procedures to maximize the contribution to strategic and business goals
  • Manage relationships with external financial statement auditors as well as internal audit provider
  • Oversee the quarterly and annual financial statement filing process with the SEC

The Successful Applicant

As the Assistant Controller, your background will consist of:

  • 8+ years of financial experience
  • CPA required; Big 4 experience preferred
  • Proven success in leading significant process improvements to the monthly close process
  • Direct experience with Oracle preferred
  • Ability to multi-task and handle multiple, shifting priorities
  • Demonstrated ability to stay current with emerging trends and relevant legislation that impacts accounting and financial reporting
  • Experience with varied financial reporting, accounting and business practices
  • Solid understanding and hands on experience with Sarbanes-Oxley, including the ability to consider the relationship of the regulatory requirements and the organization; ability to apply the appropriate principles to business

What's on Offer

Excellent Compensation Package!

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