The External Auditor will examine accounting records and documents of program suppliers or production companies to verify compliance with License Agreement terms. Types of compliance audits include Pilots, Residuals, Series Deficits and Union Escalations. Additional responsibilities include:
Discuss audit findings with CBS management and program suppliers.
Prepare written audit reports.
Special projects as assigned.
Bachelor degree in Accounting or JD Candidate
Education or equivalent experience in audit techniques and/or television production accounting
Self-starter with good written and verbal communication skills
Ability to diplomatically interface with production, management and legal personnel
Capacity to multitask and handle many projects simultaneously through various stages
Strong PC and advanced MS Excel skills
2 years entertainment industry experience OR CPA or Law Degree
Basic understanding of Entertainment Industry Union contracts