• Accountant

    Location US-TN-Memphis
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/8/2019 3:29 PM)
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  • Overview

    Reports To: Controller


    Accurately and timely process the accounts payable invoices and expense reports, resolve non-routine billing discrepancies as well as reconciles month-end accounts payable system.  



    • Properly and accurately assign general ledger account numbers & spend categories to the outstanding invoices in a timely manner.


    • Process and maintain purchase order system


    • Investigate and resolve billing discrepancies in a timely manner, consulting with manager when required.


    • Review purchasing card expenditures for proper general ledger coding and appropriate backup.


    • Prepare and post monthly expense accruals.


    • Pull reports and invoices for management as needed.


    • Review general ledger


    • Prepare Sales/Use tax return


    • Review Travel & Entertainment Expense reports and prepare re-class entries as needed.


    •  Prepare National Sales Commissions monthly


    • Prepare Local Sales Commissions Monthly


    •  Perform various General Ledger reconciliations


    •  Perform other tasks or special projects at the discretion of the Controller


    • Other duties and tasks as assigned by the CFO or VP/GM


    Two years college accounting or equivalent experience plus 2-3 years experience in an accounts payable environment and has an understanding of general accounting principles.  Should be proficient in MS Outlook, Word & Excel. Knowledge of Workday, Anaplan & Blackline is preferred but not required.  Must be able to multi task, problem solve, meet deadlines, effectively communicate and detail oriented. 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 approximately 50 million households, national entertainment cable network WGN America, whose reach is more than 77 million households, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 54 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM, the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV, and Covers Media Group, an unrivaled source of online sports betting information. 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% interest in Television Food Network, G.P., which operates Food Network and Cooking Channel.

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