WGN-TV’s finance department is seeking a Senior Accountant. This individual will be responsible for overseeing accounts payable, analyzing and recording financial activity during the monthly & quarterly close process, performing account reconciliations, and preparing financial reports for management. Other responsibilities include assisting with the annual operating plan, preparing sports profit & loss statements, assisting with monthly forecasting, reviewing sales & use tax compliance, ensuring Sarbanes-Oxley compliance, and helping with various projects as needed.
Qualified candidate should have a Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance and 3-5 years of related experience. CPA a plus. Excellent PC skills including Microsoft Excel and Word. Experience with PeopleSoft and Essbase preferred. Strong communication and analytical skills. Must be able to manage multiple priorities in a deadline-oriented environment.
Equal Opportunity Employer
If interested send cover letter and resume to:
WGN-TV Human Resources Department
2501 W. Bradley Place
Chicago, IL 60618
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