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Accountant

Tribune Company
St. Louis, MO
  • Job Code
    2019-48890
  • Jobs Rated
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Accountant in St. Louis, Missouri | Careers at MO-St. Louis;2250 Ball Drive (KTVI/KPLR)
  • Accountant

    Location US-MO-St. Louis
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/23/2019 6:03 PM)
    Job ID
    2019-48890
    Category
    Sales
  • Overview

    Reports To: Regional CFO

     

    KTVI/KPLR is seeking an experienced Accountant to perform various Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and other Accounting functions.  This position is an integral part of a Regional Finance team (four markets) and will be required to perform duties related to all markets.

    Responsibilities

    • Cash receipts application in AR system and processing Credit Cards
    • Prepare Client billing to include script entry, invoice generation, mailing, electronic transmission, special handling.
    • Assist Credit Manager with various accounts receivable duties
    • Backup to Credit Manager and other accounting personnel
    • Properly and accurately assign general ledger account numbers & spend categories to the accounts payable invoices in a timely manner.
    • Process and maintain purchase order system
    • Investigate and resolve billing and invoice discrepancies in a timely manner, consulting with appropriate manager/staff when required.
    • Review purchasing card expenditures for proper general ledger coding and appropriate backup.
    • Prepare and post monthly expense accruals.
    • Pull reports and invoices for management as needed.
    • Journal entries input as needed
    • Prepare Sales/Use tax return
    • Review Travel & Entertainment Expense reports and prepare re-class entries as needed.
    • Perform various General Ledger reconciliations
    • Perform other tasks or special projects as assigned

    Qualifications

    • Undergraduate degree in finance, accounting or equivalent related experience
    • 2-3 years’ experience in accounts receivable and accounts payable environment.
    • General understanding of accounting principles required.
    • Broadcast experience a plus.
    • Strong analytical and organizational skills are required.
    • Must be able to multi task, problem solve, meet deadlines, effectively communicate and detail oriented.
    • Must be very proficient in Microsoft Office applications (outlook, word, excel, etc) and automated accounting systems.
    • Must have prior experience with general ledger, accounts receivable and accounts payable software. Knowledge of Workday, Anaplan & Blackline is pred but not required.
    • Some travel may be required.

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