Full Time Job

Production Accountant, TV Animation

DreamWorks Animation

Glendale, CA 11-06-2022
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description


''What would you say you do here?''
• Partner with Line Producer(s) and TV Senior Management to develop production budgets, forecasts, & scenarios for multiple TV projects/series.
• Review weekly costs, update actuals, staffing profiles and estimated final cost.
• Ensure that Production Schedule and corresponding budget align.
• Understand and aid in solving budgeting issues.
• Review, code and approve Production payments.
• Confirm and approve Production crew hiring requests and staffing changes.
• Liaison with HR, Casting, Music, Post and Business Affairs for all Production related issues to ensure budget integrity and contract compliance.
• Attend Executive Production meetings and provide applicable financial updates/exposures for studio leadership.
• Review & approve all Union payroll documents (start cards, time cards) for accuracy and Union/budgetary compliance.
• Maintain Production Pcard(s) & ensure appropriate use, documentation, coding and approvals.
• Provide accurate monthly cost reports, as applicable.
• Provide training and support for other Department members, are needed.


''What do I need to have in order to do this job?''
• Lead production accountant experience, including cost reporting.
• Proficiency with Excel required.
• This is NOT a union (non-affiliate) position.
• Must submit an attestation disclosing your COVID-19 vaccination status and, if partially or fully vaccinated, submitting your vaccination record no later than 7 days following commencement of employment.
• Must be willing to adhere to all Company COVID-19 workplace safety policies and protocols.
• In select work settings or where jurisdictionally mandated, must submit an attestation disclosing your COVID-19 vaccination status and be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or adhere to enhanced protocols.
• Hybrid: This position has been designated as hybrid, generally contributing from the office a minimum of three days per week

''What can I offer?''
• Animation and/or VFX production experience strongly preferred.
• Experience with Union & EP payroll process preferred.
• Bachelor's degree in Finance/Accounting or related field
• Minimum of 3 years of Finance/Accounting experience

Additional Information

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