Staff Accountant

Employer
Sinclair Broadcast Group
Location
Cockeysville, MD
Posted
Jul 20, 2021
Closes
Jul 24, 2021
Ref
2128995093
Function
Accountant
Hours
Full Time
Sinclair Broadcast Group is seeking a Staff Accountant in Hunt Valley, MD to provide accounting services for our Corporate entities, television stations, sports networks and other businesses. This position will primarily provide support for accounting for cash and banking transactions. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: Prepare monthly journal entries for cash transactions to include cash received and paid by Corporate and other entities in various forms of payment including checks, ACHs and wires. Prepare monthly journal entries for investment-related accounts, intercompany transfers between various bank accounts, credit card fee transactions and banking fees. Prepare balance sheet account reconciliations utilizing Blackline, our cloud-based automated reconciliation software. Provide support to accounts payable, accounts receivable and station personnel related to cash transactions. Oversight over treasury cash classifications and completeness. Prepare and distribute monthly affiliate invoices. Complete ad-hoc projects to support the Corporate Accounting team as necessary. Assist in gathering appropriate work papers and schedules for both internal and external auditor requests and provide in a timely manner. Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance 1+ years of accounting experience (experience in a Corporate setting or public accounting is ideal) Working knowledge of the general ledger, financial statements, and account reconciliations Excellent organizational and communication skills Strong aptitude for accuracy and attention to detail Ability to operate in a fast-paced and deadline-driven environment Desire and ability to work in a team environment and communicate well with others Experience managing and organizing large quantities of data Advanced Excel skills required Experience with Oracle Fusion is a plus A' Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace! A' About Us A' Make your mark in Media with Sinclair Broadcast Group, a diversified media company dedicated to connecting people with content everywhere! We have consistently led the broadcast industry since our inception, and now Sinclair owns the largest regional sports network business and one of the largest television broadcast portfolios in the country. In addition, we have affiliations with all of the major broadcast networks, own Tennis Channel, and several multicast networks including TBD and Comet. Our content is distributed over-the-air, on multi-video providers, and through our industry-leading digital media platforms. We also recently launched a free TV streaming service called STIRR. Our success is the direct result of our extraordinary employees and management team who believe in our vision and are dedicated to ensuring a great future for our employees. We are advancing the world of Media and want YOU to join our winning team! A' About the Team A' The life-blood of our organization is our people. We have a compelling story, a goal-oriented culture, and we take really good care of people. How good? Here is a glimpse: great benefits, open door policy, upward mobility and a strong desire to see you succeed. Ready to be part of a winning team? Let's talk.

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