Posted: Tuesday, September 5, 2017 8:18 PM
With 46 television stations nationwide, TEGNA is the largest independent television station group of major network affiliates in the top 25 markets (NBC, CBS, ABC), reaching approximately one-third of all US television households. Our stations are leading brands in their local markets, providing highly relevant news, entertainment, and public service content to their audiences. We are looking for a Senior Accountant based in Fishers, IN with experience in commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within financial reporting, cost accounting and broadcast accounting. Duties for this position include but are not limited to completion and maintenance of general ledger transactions, complex balance sheet account reconciliations and financial reports for TEGNA units affiliated with the National Shared Service Center. Responsibilities Participate actively in month-end close process by preparing and analyzing monthly journal entries and reporting documents for TEGNA business units, as well as handling larger and more complex business unit needs.Reconcile and analyze assigned balance sheet accounts to supporting documentation.Take on expense management accounting duties including auditing of receipts and proper use taxation.Demonstrate initiative to resolve any balancing issues in the reconciliations.Establish and maintain a superior customer service relationship with business units.Prepare various monthly reports and analysis for internal and external management and audit groups.Utilize good judgment in maintaining essential job functions through planning, analysis and follow up.Take initiative on tasks that will result in operational efficiencies.Perform other duties as required, including special projects. Requirements:2 to 5 years of related experience. Shared Service experience is needed.Bachelor's degree in accounting or business related concentration is required.MS Office knowledge is required.Excellent knowledge of US GAAP and Sarbanes Oxley requirements. Lawson general ledger knowledge preferred.CPA qualification is a plus.Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.Must be detail oriented, organized and have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.Problem solving, analytical, written and verbal communication skills are highly desired.About TEGNA: TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 46 stations in 38 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and 32 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry's top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA delivers results for advertisers through unparalleled and innovative solutions including OTT local advertising network Premion, centralized marketing resource Hatch, and G/O Digital, a one-stop shop for local businesses to connect with consumers through digital marketing. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com. TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.
• Location: Indianapolis
• Post ID: 29871167 indianapolis