Manager of SEC Reporting and Accounting Policy / Global Media and Publishing Company (NYC) / Salary $120K plus bonus

Preparation of 10-Q, 10-K and other SEC filings including financial statements, footnote disclosures and MD&A to ensure timely and accurate filings

All aspects of SEC reporting including data gathering, processing and control, drafting and document filings
Interfacing with external auditors, as needed
Assist in the valuation and expense recognition of equity-based compensation
Assistance with the expense recognition of pension and other postretirement benefits
Documentation and testing of internal controls in accordance with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act
Assisting with the assessment of new SEC/GAAP pronouncements, preparing position papers on the impact to News Corporation and amending the reporting process accordingly
Research and documentation of technical accounting inquiries and related disclosure requirements
Assistance with the preparation of goodwill and identifiable intangible annual impairment test
Assist with detailed Xtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL) tagging of financial statements and footnotes
Provide direct support on various special projects
Desired Skills and Experience
5+ years of public or private accounting experience
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
CPA preferred
Experience preparing footnote disclosures and accounting memos
SEC reporting experience
Strong technical accounting skills including business combinations, goodwill and intangible asset impairment testing, revenue recognition, accounting for pensions and stock based compensation
Strong organizational skills