WGN America is the flagship entertainment destination of Tribune Media Company. It is a nationally distributed television network featuring a strong slate of popular, syndicated dramas, comedies and blockbuster movies. This position is responsible for the day-to-day general accounting and forecasting functions of Tribune Studios and WGN America. This position reports jointly to the Director of Finance and Controller.
Prepare monthly journal entries including accruals, adjustments and reversing JE’s
Prepare monthly account reconciliations. Identify and resolve related issues
Prepare monthly, quarterly and yearly requests from Management and Corp
Assist with internal, external and SOX audits
Prepare ad hoc analyses and work on special projects
Analyze financial implications of programming scheduling changes
Analyze monthly cost center reports and distribute to departments heads
Prepare monthly and quarterly programming rights summaries
Review and code vendor invoices
Talent payroll processing
WGN America and Tribune Studios will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.