Full Time Job

Accounting Manager

NBC Sports

Stamford, CT 11-05-2020
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

• Responsible for managing and developing a team of three Analysts
• Manage month end close including review of journal entries, trial balance and account reconciliations
• Manage quarter end data requests ensuring timely and accurate submission to NBCU Corp and NBC Sports HQ
• Accounting system management including COA updates, cost center changes, attending trainings
• Oversight of Accounts payable including approvals, super user function and ensuring expenses are properly classified for RSN HQ invoices
• Manage lease accounting and ensure KLT lease tool is accurate and up to date
• Review of monthly partnership financial statements for proper recognition and presentation
• Assist with the internal and external audit process
• Act as liaison with RSN local finance directors for accounting and financial reporting issues
• Identify and implement opportunities for efficiency and optimization
• Perform other duties and participate in ad hoc projects, as necessary

Basic Qualifications
• Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field
• Minimum five (5) year's hands on accounting or finance experience
• Minimum three (3) year's in public accounting or internal audit

Eligibility Requirements
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• Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
• Must be willing to work in Stamford, CT
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
• Must be 18 years or older
• It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal' s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Desired Characteristics
• CPA and/or MBA, a plus
• Previous experience managing a team, a plus
• Self-starter with strong attention to detail and healthy dose of intellectual curiosity