Technical Accounting Manager – Global Branded Media Company – NYC – 120k

As Manager, External Reporting, you will report to the Director of External reporting, and will help to build a world-class Financial Reporting Group as part of the Controller’s organization. This will include the implementation of company-wide accounting policies; research into and documentation of technical accounting inquiries; and assistance with reviews of significant transactions.

Review and preparation of 10-Qs, 10-Ks, 8-Ks, Proxy, XBRL and other SEC filings • Implementation of SEC reporting requirements to various technical accounting functions • Compliance with SEC financial reporting rules and regulations • Preparation of memorandum drafts to support accounting positions for transactions • Analysis of draft contracts to determine accounting impact • Coordination with external auditors • Assisting in the development of a formalized accounting policy.

Qualifications: 5-6 plus years of experience; ideally including media/entertainment matters • Strong SEC reporting knowledge • Big Four Public Accounting experience • CPA • In-depth understanding of GAAP and FASB accounting disclosures • Excellent knowledge of accounting theories, methods and techniques • Experience with writing filings, accounting memorandum and disclosures • Background in internal financial controls.

CPA is required and a Bachelors’ degree from an accredited and recognized institution of higher learning is required with an advanced degree (MBA equivalent) ideal.

 Contact Ben at   212-685-4884