Financial Analyst

Ref#: 34168
CBS Business Unit: CBS Television Stations
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: New York, NY, US

About Us:
CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).
Responsibilities include:
  • Preparing monthly consolidated reporting package for management.
  • Analyzing consolidated P&L, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow Statements variances.
  • Participating in monthly accruals and forecasting close process.
  • Assisting with CBS Corporate submission requirements for actuals, estimates and budgets.
  • Assisting with quarterly and annual audit requests.
  • Providing support with CBS Corporate Budget Presentation and Mid-Year Reviews.
  • System administrative duties for Oracle G/L, CTS Web Applications, CTS SharePoint, SAP/BPC and TM1 database applications.
  • Interfacing with TVHQ Accounting, Local TV Stations, CBS Corporate Financial Reporting and Corporate IS&T.
  • Handling an array of ad hoc special projects and financial analysis.

Bachelor's degree in Accounting.
3+ years of public accounting experience.
Advanced PC skills including Excel and Powerpoint.
CPA a plus.
Oracle Financials, SAP/Outlooksoft, Hyperion or TM1 experience a plus.
Strong analytical, organizational and interpersonal skills.
Ability to multi-task and problem solve under tight deadlines.
Pro-active and self motivated.
Able to work as part of a team and independently.


EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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