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20th Television – Production Finance

Apply Now Apply Later Current TFCF Employees and Freelance / Contractors Apply Here Job ID R10013204 Location Los Angeles, California, United States Business 20th Television Date posted Jan. 12, 2022

Job Summary:

OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

20th Television

Twentieth Television is one of the industry's most prolific suppliers of primetime television programming and entertainment content, including the No 1. Series on all of broadcast, NBC’s THIS IS US; Fox’s No. 1 drama, 9-1-1 and No. 1 comedy LAST MAN STANDING, ABC’s five-time Emmy Award-winner MODERN FAMILY, FX’s No. 1 series AMERICAN HORROR STORY; and the longest-running primetime scripted series in the history of television, THE SIMPSONS, in addition to dozens of others. The studio’s cable production division, Fox 21 Television Studios, is responsible for acclaimed and award-winning series including AMERICAN CRIME STORY, HOMELAND, THE AMERICANS, SONS OF ANARCHY, GENIUS and POSE. The studio’s content now reaches more than a billion people every day across the world; in as many as 180 countries, across six continents, in 30 different languages.

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Twentieth Television Production Finance department is seeking a Production Analyst to assist the production finance department for all 20th Production shows related to bank account set-up, funding, production accounting system set-up, and compliance.

  • Work with Production, Business Affairs and Production Finance to

  • coordinate start paperwork for projects in development and prep

  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date files of start paperwork documents

  • including payroll start forms and current deal memos

  • Oversee the onboarding of crew members through development and prep

  • Assist with pre-production and post-production accounting, including

  • monitoring bank account balances and returning excess funds back to the

  • studio when necessary; corresponding with Production Finance and

  • Production Executives to obtain check signatures; and ensuring accounting

  • file boxes are prepped and scanned, overseeing the shipment of file boxes

  • to/from production offices, the studio, and studio archives

  • Assist with vendor setup and verification of vendor status

  • Process all incoming production invoices via SAP or a project

  • Perform reconciliations of the studio costs in the general ledger (SAP) to

  • accounting systems (VISTA/PSL) on a monthly basis

  • Set up project ID's, map chart of accounts (SAP), and update project titles in

  • SAP applications

  • Perform ad hoc projects as needed

Basic Qualifications:

  • Ability to communicate with network colleagues and external representation

  • Must be organized, able to multitask, and work effectively under changing priorities and deadlines in a fast-paced and constantly changing business environment

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a corporate environment

  • Strong written/verbal communication and interpersonal skills required

  • Ability to quickly learn new concepts, think strategically, solve problems, and implement solutions

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum 1-2 years of accounting, finance or production experience preferred

Preferred Education

  • Four year college degree preferred in Accounting, Finance or Business

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.



About 20th Television:

20th Television is one of the industry's most prolific suppliers of primetime television programming and entertainment content, including the No 1. Series on all of broadcast, NBC’s THIS IS US; Fox’s No. 1 drama, 9-1-1 and No. 1 comedy LAST MAN STANDING, ABC’s five-time Emmy Award-winner MODERN FAMILY, FX’s No. 1 series AMERICAN HORROR STORY; and the longest-running primetime scripted series in the history of television, THE SIMPSONS, in addition to dozens of others. The studio’s cable production division, Fox 21 Television Studios, is responsible for acclaimed and award-winning series including AMERICAN CRIME STORY, HOMELAND, THE AMERICANS, SONS OF ANARCHY, GENIUS and POSE. The studio’s content now reaches more than a billion people every day across the world; in as many as 180 countries, across six continents, in 30 different languages.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with 20th Television, which is part of a business segment we call 20th Television.

20th Television is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

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