Staff Accountant – Cynopsis Media

As an independent studio and production company with a library of over 3,000 hours, Avalon Television has produced many groundbreaking television shows, including: multiple Emmy award-winning “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver” (HBO) and Emmy nominated Peabody and “Catastrophe” (Channel 4/Amazon Prime), RTS and Rose d’Or winner “Not Going Out” (the longest running BBC sitcom currently airing), BAFTA and RTS nominated “Taskmaster” ( UKTV/Comedy Central USA), “Workaholics” (Comedy Central USA) and the GLAAD Award-nominated series “Wyatt Cenac’s Problem Areas” (HBO) and “Everything’s Gonna Be Okay” (Freeform/Hulu).

Other series currently airing include: “Breeders” (FX/Sky), “Flatbush Misdemeanors” (Showtime), “Starstruck” (HBO Max/BBC 3) and “Pause with Sam Jay” (HBO).

job description

The Staff Accountant is a key member of the finance department based in Beverly Hills, CA. This position will be responsible for ensuring the timely completion of the day-to-day activities of the Customer Trust Management function in Los Angeles and New York.

Duties include

  • Client payment process – assisting in recording checks and bank deposits received, ensuring the correct entry and maintenance of our artist database, ensuring that our clients are paid accurately and on time.

  • Liaise and work closely with internal stakeholders (Talent Managers) based in California and New York, addressing issues related to our client list.

  • Conversion of customer orders.

  • Prepare and issue invoices as required.

  • Daily update of the cash book.

  • Assist with bank reconciliations, month-end procedures and reporting.

  • Occasional connections.