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Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.

Staff Accountant (AR)

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. - Santa Monica, CA

Staff Accountant (AR)

in

Santa Monica

California

Staff Accountant (AR)

Tracking Code

10880

Job Description

Tennis Channel is a 24-hour broadcast television and online streaming network dedicated to both the sport and the lifestyle of Tennis. Our network is home to every aspect of the wide-ranging, worldwide tennis community. Tennis Channel is carried nationwide by the top MSOs, as well as DirecTV and DISH Network.

Tennis Channel Inc. is part of the Sinclair Broadcast Group. The Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair!

We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

Our Staff Accountant works closely with our Senior Accountant and Senior Accounting Revenue Manager on month-end close, invoicing, cash receipts and collections, and monthly reconciliations.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Month-end close & account reconciliations

Prepare and record AR & revenue entries, accruals, and adjustments

Reconcile AR reports to GL balances and research variances

Balance sheet reconciliations

Weekly/monthly/seasonal invoicing for multiple revenue streams, including EDI

Cash Receipts & Collections

Process cash receipts in AR system

Research and respond to billing inquiries and discrepancy notices

Follow up on outstanding payments and update management on collections issues

Submit uncollectible accounts to outside agency

Maintain AR billing files and coordinate annual archiving of files

Assist in system upgrades and/or implementation

Prepare annual audit schedules and selection requests for management approval

Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree (Accounting/Finance/related strongly preferred)

Strong communication skills (written and verbal)

Strong attention to detail

The ability to work independently as well as part of a team

The ability to prioritize and meet deadlines in fast-paced but fun environment

Technical Skills:

Intermediate Microsoft Excel proficiency (vlookup, pivot tables)

Familiarity with Great Plains (Microsoft Dynamics) a plus but not required

Familiarity with Oracle a plus but not required.

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

Job Location

Santa Monica, California, United States

Company Location

HR.TENNIS CHANNEL, Santa Monica, CA.Tennis.Santa Monica.CA

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular

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Staff Accountant (AR) Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. - Santa Monica, CA, United States

   

Location: Santa Monica, CA

Company Profile:
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the country today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides sales services to 87 television stations in 47 markets. Sinclair's television group reaches approximately 27.1% of US television households and includes FOX, ABC, MyTV, CW, CBS, NBC, MTN and Azteca affiliates. Sinclair, either directly or through its Ventures subsidiary, makes equity investments in strategic companies. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. was founded in 1986, went public in 1995 and is traded on the Nasdaq Exchange under the ticker symbol SBGI.