Job Description for Accounting Manager
(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
Series, ATP Masters Series, top-tier Sony 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
Position: Accounting Manager to oversee Revenue,
Accounts Receivable, and Cash Collections.
Daily Responsibilities will include,
but are not limited to the following:
§ Direct responsibility for the
accounting and collection of all Tennis Channel revenue-
Including; Ad Sales, affiliate subscriber fees, and other miscellaneous
§ Direct interaction with various
department heads to ensure clear communication necessary to
Accurately record all revenue generating activities.
§ Ensures all monthly accounting close
responsibilities for Revenue and Accounts Receivable are
completed accurately in a timely manner.
§ Direct supervision over the
performance and development of one Staff Accountant.
§ Direct interaction with both an
offsite affiliate subscriber fee support group and in-house ad sales team that
provide key data necessary for performing tasks.
§ Progressive understanding of
supporting systems to continue to maintain an efficient and effective workflow
in a rapidly growing business environment.
§ Review, assess, and implement
accounting and general business policies and procedures.
§ Interface directly with other
department heads to provide financial support and analysis.
§ Special projects as assigned.
§ Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
§ Minimum of 5 years progressive
§ CPA/Public Accounting experience
preferred, but not required if background includes
Revenue, Ad Sales, Affiliate Sales, and/or Entertainment experience
§ Minimum two years Accounting
§ Excellent communication skills
§ Proficient in excel
§ Familiarity with Great Plains,
Broadway, FRx Reporting
To be considered, please send resume,
salary history and requirements to:
Tennis Channel, Inc.
2850 Ocean Park Blvd., Suite 150
Santa Monica, CA