Accounting Manager, Content

Twitch San Francisco , CA 94118

Posted 2 months ago

Our broadcasters are the backbone to the Twitch community. Your role will be an essential opportunity to scale our payouts for our broadcasters and esports programs. Twitch is scaling its operations and your contributions will make a direct impact to our success. We are seeking an experienced individual with both a vision and drive for operational excellence, standardizing processes and implementing best practices. This role will report to the Senior Accounting Manager - Global Payment Operations and will supervise staff. The ability to solve complex problems with a positive, "can-do" attitude is a must.

Responsibilities

  • Oversee and assist in the daily activities of the payments team and ensure the accuracy and timeliness of the broadcaster and esports program payment process.

  • Manage month-end close related to content payment accounts. This may include preparing or reviewing journal entries, reconciliations and flux analysis related to content costs.

  • Consult with the Technical Accounting Team related to new or atypical deals to record monthly entries related to content payments and expenses.

  • Perform operating procedures, internal controls and workflows to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of our content payout process in line with SOX controls.

  • Collaborate with legal, partnerships, IT and the finance business integration team in providing user requirements for operational excellence projects impacting content payments.

  • Ensure compliance with withholding taxes.

  • Lead a team of 2+. Teach and mentor staff in accounting and operational excellence.

  • Be a team player and be willing to take on ad-hoc requests.

Requirements

  • 6+ years of accounting experience within the media and entertainment industry preferred.

  • Experience in system implementation and integration.

  • Exceptional analytical skills and strong Excel skills.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to interact at all levels of the organization.

  • Detail-oriented with a high sense of urgency and exceptional organizational skills.

  • Bachelor's degree with a major or emphasis in Accounting from an accredited college or university required.

  • Big Four public accounting firm is a plus.

  • A CPA license required.

Bonus Points

  • Experience with Netsuite and Tipalti

  • Systems implementation

Perks

  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Disability Insurance

  • 401(k)

  • Maternity & Parental Leave

  • Flexible PTO

  • Commuter Benefits

  • Amazon Employee Discount

  • Monthly Contribution & Discounts for Wellness Related Activities & Programs (e.g., gym memberships, off-site massages, etc.)

  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Served Daily

  • Free Snacks & Beverages

Twitch is the world's leading video platform and community for gamers, with more than 100 million visitors per month. We connect gamers from around the world by allowing them to broadcast, watch, and chat with each other. Twitch's live and on-demand video platform forms the backbone of a distribution network for video game broadcasters including pro players, tournaments, leagues, developers and gaming media organizations. Twitch is leading a revolution in gaming culture, turning gameplay into an immersive video experience. Learn more at http://twitch.tv.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Twitch. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.


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