Univision Communications Inc. New York , NY 10007
Part Time Staff Accountant
El Rey Network
The Staff Accountant will report to the Senior Financial Analyst and the Controller, Finance for El Rey Network. El Rey Network is a new action and general entertainment TV and digital network founded and owned by legendary filmmaker Robert Rodriguez. The Network, taking its name from the iconic Mexican song EL REY and numerous references in Rodriguez' films, will be the first television and digital network in English that will be inspired by a contemporary US-Latino sensibility that will be broadly entertaining, dynamic and cool for all young and young-minded adults.
The Staff Accountant will assist in planning, analysis, day-to-day balance sheet administration, controllership, and reporting for El Rey including annual planning, monthly/quarterly financial reporting, estimate preparation, and expense analysis. He or she will work with Univision Corporate Finance, liaise with El Rey's finance partners, and interact with El Rey operational personnel to fulfill various analysis and requests.
The Staff Accountant's responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Support the Senior Financial Analyst, Finance and CFO with the annual planning process
Assist with the preparation, consolidation, reporting and analysis of the monthly estimate
Create and analyze financial packages for monthly and quarterly financial results
Implement, enforce, and audit El Rey's accounting policies and procedures
Closing and Reporting
Perform the day to day activities related to the monthly and quarterly closes
Initiate journal entries by compiling and analyzing account information
Prepare monthly accruals associated with key accounts
Review financial statements
Prepare account reconciliations
Reconcile financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information
Help prepare and consolidate various ad hoc analysis, reports and information requests
Desired Skills and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in finance or accounting
Media industry experience preferred
2+ years of finance or accounting experience
Strong excel skills including using advanced features like linking workbooks for consolidation, manipulating pivot tables and advanced formulas
Ability to prepare power point presentations
Ability to pull large data sets from systems and synthesize data into summarized, meaningful information
An understanding of the principles of finance and accounting
Experience using a general ledger accounting system, preferably Oracle
Ability to analyze reports and data, provide concise explanations, problem solve, and multi-task
Must be willing to work at the UCI office in the New York, NY office
Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
About Univision Communications Inc.
Univision Communications Inc. (UCI) is a top-tier multimedia company with 17 broadcast, cable and digital networks; 59 TV stations; 67 radio stations; online and mobile apps, products and content creation facilities. UCI focuses on delivering a branded experience everywhere its audience is, reaching 89 million unduplicated consumers monthly across its portfolio. As a mission-driven Company, UCI is committed to informing, entertaining and empowering Hispanic America.
Univision Communications Inc. (UCI) en una empresa multimedia del ms alto nivel, con 17 cadenas de televisin de seal abierta, por cable y digital; 59 estaciones de TV; 67 emisoras de radio; aplicaciones en lnea y para dispositivos mviles, productos y sedes para creacin de contenido. UCI se centra en ofrecer una experiencia con la marca dondequiera que est su audiencia, alcanzando a ms de 89M de consumidores mensuales en todas las plataformas. Como Compaa impulsada por una misin, UCI se centra en informar, entretener y empoderar a la comunidad hispana en los Estados Unidos.
For more information, please visit www.Univision.net.
Univision is an Equal Opportunity Employer including Vets and Disabled