Posted on 2013-09-23
By CBS Radio CBS Radio
CBS Radio in Phoenix is seeking candidates for Assistant Controller to help manage the stations' financial operations. CBS Radio in Phoenix consists of a cluster of three of the most well-known and highly regarded stations in the market - 94.5 KOOL-FM, KMLE Country @107.9 and Live 101.5. This position reports to the Market Controller.
Responsibilities include assisting in the oversight and performance of the daily accounting functions; performing month-end and year-end closing activities including the preparation of journal entries and general ledger account analysis and reconciliations; and, assisting with the budgeting and forecasting processes. In addition, this position assists the Controller in implementing and enforcing internal control policies and guidelines, participates in internal audits and manages the Sarbanes-Oxley compliance process, as well as assists in developing operational strategies for the stations, including credit and collection.
2+ years of accounting experience required; radio or the media industry experience preferred. Strong financial analytical skills required. Proven ability to effectively monitor spending history, sales trends, and profit & loss issues is required. Proficiency in Excel and other software packages is required; Oracle accounting system experience is preferred. Strong communication and presentation skills and the ability to interact with all levels of management required. 4 year degree or equivalent experience required.
HOW TO APPLY:
Qualified candidates may apply through the Career Center at www.cbsradio.com