1+ months

Corporate Content Accounting Analyst

Discovery Inc.
Knoxville, TN 37902
  • Job Code
    118690945
Discovery Inc.


Corporate Content Accounting Analyst

US-TN-Knoxville

Job ID: 26173
Type: Company Employee Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Finance
Discovery

Overview

Discovery, Inc., the new global leader in real life entertainment with powerful brands such as Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, HGTV, Food Network, and Travel Channel, is searching for a Content Accounting Analyst in Knoxville, TN to join our Corporate Accounting team.


Not familiar with Knoxville?
Many people know Knoxville as the heart of Vol Country, but it's also been named Top 100 Best Places to Live, Forbes’ Best Places for Careers, Forbes’ Most Affordable Cities, Huffington Post’s Top 10 Places to Relocate to in the US and more.

The Corporate Content Accounting Analyst will be responsible for performing analyses for corporate content accounting, and help develop process improvements, including the creation of standard and ad-hoc reports, tools, and excel dashboards, many of which involve management estimates and judgment. The Corporate Content Accounting Analyst reports directly to the Manager, Corporate Content Accounting.



Responsibilities

1. Work with the Manager to develop process improvements to address complex areas of Content Accounting with a focus on transformation/enhancements of analyses and processes
2. Assist with preparation of materials for, and participate in meetings with, leadership in accounting, FP&A, network/programming departments, and internal/external auditors
3. Support and collaborate with the Manager to provide subject matter expertise to internal business partners in all content life cycle areas: GAAP/Accounting guidance, global policies and procedures, and SOX controls
4. Assist in the implementation of updates and/or improvements, as needed, to processes and/or the control environment that are specific to content accounting
5. Assist internal and external auditors with routine requests
6. Making decisions guided by established policies and procedures
7. Performing other duties and responsibilities as needed



Qualifications

* BS/BA in related discipline from an accredited university
* Minimum of 1 year of experience, internships inclusive
* CPA or path to CPA required
* Must have the legal right to work in the United States

It’s a plus if you have:
* Experience with an SEC registrant
* Experience with SAP and Blackline strongly preferred
* Experience working directly with internal or external auditors
* Experience in working with complex spreadsheets and/or experience in robotics/automation
* Attention to detail, accuracy and strong organizational skills
* Ability to meet deadlines under pressure
* Must be able to work collaboratively with cross-functional team members at all levels
* Good written and verbal communication skills
* Embraces change driven by evolving business initiatives and maintains positivity when time-sensitive milestones shift

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Discovery Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.

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Pay Transparency Policy Statement

If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com.

PI118690945

<b>Discovery Inc.</b><br/><br/><br/><b>Corporate Content Accounting Analyst</b><br/><br/>US-TN-Knoxville<br/><br/><b>Job ID:</b> 26173<br/><b>Type:</b> Company Employee Full-Time<br/><b># of Openings:</b> 1<br/><b>Category:</b> Finance<br/>Discovery<br/><br/><b>Overview</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">Discovery, Inc., the new global leader in real life entertainment with powerful brands such as Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, HGTV, Food Network, and Travel Channel, is searching for a Content Accounting Analyst in Knoxville, TN to join our Corporate Accounting team.</p><p style="margin: 0px;"><br /><strong>Not familiar with Knoxville? </strong><br />Many people know Knoxville as the heart of Vol Country, but it's also been named Top 100 Best Places to Live, Forbes Best Places for Careers, Forbes Most Affordable Cities, Huffington Posts Top 10 Places to Relocate to in the US and more.</p><p style="margin: 0px;"> </p><p style="margin: 0px;">The Corporate Content Accounting Analyst will be responsible for performing analyses for corporate content accounting, and help develop process improvements, including the creation of standard and ad-hoc reports, tools, and excel dashboards, many of which involve management estimates and judgment. The Corporate Content Accounting Analyst reports directly to the Manager, Corporate Content Accounting. </p><br/><br/><b>Responsibilities</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">1. Work with the Manager to develop process improvements to address complex areas of Content Accounting with a focus on transformation/enhancements of analyses and processes <br />2. Assist with preparation of materials for, and participate in meetings with, leadership in accounting, FP&A, network/programming departments, and internal/external auditors<br />3. Support and collaborate with the Manager to provide subject matter expertise to internal business partners in all content life cycle areas: GAAP/Accounting guidance, global policies and procedures, and SOX controls<br />4. Assist in the implementation of updates and/or improvements, as needed, to processes and/or the control environment that are specific to content accounting <br />5. Assist internal and external auditors with routine requests<br />6. Making decisions guided by established policies and procedures<br />7. Performing other duties and responsibilities as needed</p><br/><br/><b>Qualifications</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">* BS/BA in related discipline from an accredited university<br />* Minimum of 1 year of experience, internships inclusive<br />* CPA or path to CPA required<br />* Must have the legal right to work in the United States</p><p style="margin: 0px;"> </p><p style="margin: 0px;"><strong>Its a plus if you have:</strong><br />* Experience with an SEC registrant<br />* Experience with SAP and Blackline strongly preferred <br />* Experience working directly with internal or external auditors<br />* Experience in working with complex spreadsheets and/or experience in robotics/automation <br />* Attention to detail, accuracy and strong organizational skills<br />* Ability to meet deadlines under pressure<br />* Must be able to work collaboratively with cross-functional team members at all levels<br />* Good written and verbal communication skills <br />* Embraces change driven by evolving business initiatives and maintains positivity when time-sensitive milestones shift</p><p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="color: #ffffff;">knoxville, knx, knox, tennessee, tn</span></p>Discovery Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information. <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=581131&hashed=1619517695">EEO is the Law</a> <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=588767&hashed=2014725565">Pay Transparency Policy Statement</a><br><br> If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com. <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/eorrOVCN1xQaIjxYhn7GW"> <p>PI118690945</p>

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Posted: 2020-03-04 Expires: 2020-04-04

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