Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Glendale


DreamWorks TV - Production Accountant
Administrative Support
Filmed Entertainment Group
DreamWorks Animation Television has an exciting new opportunity for an Production Accountant to join its in-house team in Glendale, CA.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Partner with Line Producer(s) and TV Senior Management to develop production budgets, forecasts, & scenarios for multiple TV projects/series. 
Review weekly costs, update actuals, staffing profiles and estimated final cost. 
Ensure that Production Schedule and corresponding budget align.
Understand and aid in solving budgeting issues.
Review, code and approve Production payments.
Confirm and approve Production crew hiring requests and staffing changes. 
Liaison with HR, Casting, Music, Post and Business Affairs for all Production related issues to ensure budget integrity and contract compliance. 
Attend Executive Production meetings and provide applicable financial updates/exposures for studio leadership. 
Review & approve all Union payroll documents (start cards, time cards) for accuracy and Union/budgetary compliance.
Maintain Production Pcard(s) & ensure appropriate use, documentation, coding and approvals.
Provide accurate monthly cost reports, as applicable.
Provide training and support for other Department members, are needed.

• Lead production accounting experience required, including cost reporting
Desired Characteristics
• Animation and/or VFX experience strongly preferred
• Proficiency with Excel required
• Experience with Union & EP payroll process preferred
• This is NOT a union (non-affiliate) position
Sub-BusinessFilm TV Production Support
Career Level
CountryUnited States
About Us
From the award-winning storytellers, artist and innovators at DreamWorks Animation and DreamWorks Animation Television come the beloved characters and stories that come alive on the big and small screens. From films like Shrek, How to Train Your Dragon and Trolls to original TV series including Trollhunters, Voltron and Home: Adventures with Tip & Oh, DreamWorks Animation continues to bring home the laughter, fun and courage to dream.

Visit to see our latest animated film and television productions.

DreamWorks is a division of NBCUniversal. At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.
NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

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