• Assistant, Accounting

    Location US-PA-Moosic
    Posted Date 1 week ago(11/6/2018 3:12 PM)
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  • Overview

    Location: Scranton, PA


    WNEP is seeking an experienced Accounting Assistant to process Accounts Payable, Log Reconciliation, Cash Receipts, Invoicing, JE Input, Data Input to Budget/Forecast systems and other tasks as assigned.  To be an integral part of a Regional Finance team (Four stations) and ensure the team objectives and goals are met.  To provide finance service functions to the management of WNEP in the absence of the Finance Manager.


    • Process accounts payable for up to two stations to include invoice G/L coding, Ad-Hoc Payments, Supplier creation.
    • Journal entries input as needed for VP Finance preparing the financial close.
    • Prepare Invoicing to include script entry, Invoice generation, mailing, electronic transmission, special handling.
    • Airtime Log Reconciliation for up to two stations.
    • Cash Receipt application in AR system for two stations.
    • System input maintenance as assigned by VP Finance.
    • Miscellaneous other duties as assigned by management.


    • Associate’s Degree in Accounting preferred.
    • 2-3 years’ experience as an Accountant Assistant a plus.
    • Broadcast experience a plus.
    • Strong analytical and organizational skills are required.
    • Must be able to work under time constraints and manage deadlines.
    • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office applications and automated accounting systems.
    • Some travel may be required.
    • Must be willing to submit to a background check.
    • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States.


    Equal Employment Opportunity


    Company Info

    Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com.

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