- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
- New York City
SVP Group Controller, Cable Entertainment & Telemundo
The Group Controller will serve as an integral business partner in the operational accounting aspects of the Cable Entertainment and Telemundo Networks’ business units. The Group Controller reports to the Senior Vice President, Global Controller and has dotted lines to the Cable Entertainment and Telemundo CFOs as a key advisor to finance leadership on all accounting matters. This role partners with business unit Controller counterparts on all operational accounting processes, monthly and quarterly close coordination, reporting and the assessment and validation of internal control activities. This individual will also act as a conduit for corporate accounting initiatives and aid in the development of global processes and standardization of policies. The role is also an additional key point of contact between the business units and corporate controllership.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Participate in monthly/quarterly closing processes to ensure accuracy and timeliness with an emphasis on improving the balance sheet focus and related analyses.
Assess control environment through review of control activities; identify and concentrate on improvement opportunities in key, high risk areas.
Act as dedicated accounting resource and advisor to business unit CFO and Controller.
Collaborate on corporate global initiatives and process change across the portfolio.
Work with fellow Group Controllers and business unit Controllers to determine and implement best practices across the organization.
Support business unit accounting teams with internal and external auditor engagements and assist with addressing audit findings.
Minimum of 15 years of relevant accounting/controller senior management experience with a track record of managing high-performing teams
Direct experience working in a complex, large scale accounting and finance environment
Demonstrated background and knowledge of US GAAP and SOX
Strong communicator able to build consensus and drive results through collaboration, influence, and persuasion
Proven business partner with the ability to lead change and counsel effectively across business divisions
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting strongly preferred
Big 4 Accounting firm experience a plus
SAP experience preferred
Relevant media or cable industry experience preferred
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