CBS Corporation VP, Treasury Services & Financial Projects in Los Angeles, California

VP, Treasury Services & Financial Projects

REF#: 31921

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Studios

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: Los Angeles, CA

ABOUT US:

CBS Television Studios is one of the industry’s leading suppliers of programming for broadcast, basic and premium cable and streaming platforms. The Studio’s primetime programming includes the phenomenally successful NCIS franchise; the critically acclaimed series Madam Secretary, Jane The Virgin, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend and Reign; the hit dramas Elementary, Blue Bloods, Hawaii Five-0, MACGYVER, BULL and Scorpion; the popular comedies The Great Indoors, Kevin Can Wait, SUPERIOR DONUTS and MAN WITH A PLAN; and the summer series ZOO and new suspense thriller SALVATION. The Studio also produces the Daytime Emmy Award-winning talk show THE TALK, as well as the acclaimed THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT and the Emmy-nominated THE LATE LATE SHOW with JAMES CORDEN. For CBS All Access, CBS Television Network’s subscription video on-demand and live-streaming service, the Studio produces the highly anticipated Star Trek: Discovery, as well as critically acclaimed THE GOOD FIGHT. The Studio also produces two new series based on popular, viral segments from THE LATE LATE SHOW, CARPOOL KARAOKE for Apple and DROP THE MIC for TBS; the scripted summer series AMERICAN VANDAL for Netflix; and the comedy anthology THE GUEST BOOK for TBS.

DESCRIPTION:

This position is responsible for management of divisional treasury services and oversight of general ledger activity to include cash, accounts payable, fixed assets, payroll and intercompany transfers. In addition, this position provides support and general ledger review of information for the Corporate tax department.

Responsibilities to include, but not limited to:

  • Preparation of weekly divisional cash forecasts for Corporate and Senior Management review

  • Review and approval of divisional cash wire payments for production fundings, distribution costs and miscellaneous payments

  • Review of bank fact sheets for set up of new divisional bank accounts

  • Review of daily cash receipts and disbursements for entry to general ledger

  • Review of annual tax package with Corporate Tax to ensure general ledger information and supporting schedules are accurate

  • Reconciliation of intercompany cash balances with Corporate to ensure cash receipts and disbursements are properly recorded to the general ledger

  • Coordination with IT on various projects to include cash management implementation and maintenance

  • Set up of Oracle Bank Codes for production and other bank accounts as needed for cash management

  • Review and approval of payroll journal entries

  • Management review of variance analyses for applicable areas of responsibility to include cash, accounts payable and fixed assets

QUALIFICATIONS:

Basic qualifications skills:

  • Public accounting background (Big 4 or large regional firm)

  • CPA

  • Experience in Entertainment Industry

Preferred qualifications skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance with 10+ years of experience in Public Accounting and/or Financial Reporting

  • Detailed knowledge of accounting, finance, GAAP, cash management, fixed assets

  • Strong analytical skills with ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, draw conclusions and solve problems

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and experience presenting information to Senior Management

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled