Tennis Channel (www.tennischannel.com) is the only 24-hour, television-based multimedia destination dedicated to both the professional sport and tennis lifestyle. A hybrid of comprehensive sports, health, fitness, pop culture, entertainment, lifestyle and travel programming, the network is home to every aspect of the wide-ranging, worldwide tennis community. It also has the most concentrated single-sport coverage in television, with telecast rights to the US Open, Wimbledon, Roland Garros (French Open), Australian Open, Olympus US Open Series, ATP Masters Series, top-tier Sony Ericsson WTA Tour championship competitions, Davis Cup and Fed Cup by BNP Paribas, and Hyundai Hopman Cup. Tennis Channel is carried by nine of the top 10 MSOs, Verizon FiOS TV, and has a national footprint via DIRECTV and DISH Network.
Daily Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to the following:
• General Ledger
o Manage fixed assets database and prepare monthly depreciation/amortization journal entries
o Accounting for prepaid assets, accrued expenses/liabilities and respective monthly amortization entries and account reconciliations
o Perform daily bank activities, weekly/monthly bank and investment account reconciliations, and foreign exchange translation.
o Maintain rent leveling and capital lease schedules
o Assist production accountant with production accounting needs as necessary
o Create journal entries as necessary to perform responsibilities
o Assist in coordination of month end close
o Assist with processing of weekly freelance payroll
o Assist in corporate financial reporting objectives including yearly audit and tax filings
o Other duties, ad hoc analysis and requests as assigned
• Bachelor’s degree in Business with an Accounting focus
• Current experience with major accounting system application – Great Plains preferred
• Working knowledge of Microsoft Office
• Well developed communication, analytical and organizational skills
• Entertainment and/or related experience preferred
• Must have the ability to work independently as well as part of a team
To be considered, please send resume, salary history and requirements via email to: HR@tennischannel.com. Subject line must read: Temp Staff Accountant (Entry-level)
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE
Tennis Channel Inc.
2850 Ocean Park Blvd., Suite 150
Santa Monica, CA 90405