Description:.KCNC CBS4/Denver has an immediate opening for a Controller who will oversee the financial operations, strategic business planning, and compliance for the television station.
Primary Responsibilities: Partner with station management to ensure the station’s financial resources are being used in the most effective and efficient manner; Oversee all accounting processes, preparation & reporting of monthly financial statements, developing monthly forecasts and annual budgets, financial analysis and administering SOX compliance; Maintain the stations’ general ledger, accounts payable, payroll and accounts receivable functions; Coordinate annual budget process and presentation including out-of-market meetings with division executives; Monitor and oversee expense control of the stations and be proactive with cost reduction leadership; Ensure the station is in compliance with GAAP accounting theory and have proper internal controls; Work with Local/Corporate Human Resources on HR-related matters; Work with various station vendors to develop pricing and negotiate contracts.
At least 7 to 10 years of relevant experience in roles of increasing responsibility in finance and accounting management; Results-oriented, innovative and possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills; Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and Power Point; Ability to work in team environment, multi-task and maintain strict confidentiality; Excellent oral and written communication skills, demonstrate leadership and manage daily team operations; Previous television or industry experience required; Oracle accounting system experience is preferred; College degree required, with an Accounting or Finance major, CPA or MBA preferred; Out-of-market and outside normal business hours availability required.
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The successful candidate will be required to pass a background check prior to beginning employment.