Kast Media

Senior Accountant

Remote
posted 1 month ago
Accounting

About Kast Media:

Kast is a premium multi-channel podcast network of 40+ shows reaching over 13 million unique monthly listeners and viewers. Kast Media is one of the largest podcast networks, consistently ranking in the top 15 publishers each month as measured by third-party services, such as Podtrac. Some of our shows include The Opportunist, The Sarah Silverman Podcast, The Viall Files, The King and the Sting, and Chatty Broads, among others.

About This Role:

The Senior Accountant will be a key member of the Kast Media team responsible for the day-to-day accounting function.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage talent reporting and payables 
  • Interface with talent and their teams for billing and payable inquiries
  • Day-to-day accounting management, cash, AR/AP, journal entries, reconciliations
  • Manage month-end close process
  • Implement and monitor compliance of accounting policies and procedures
  • Ensure accuracy of accounting entries in accordance with GAAP and compliance to internal policies
  • Research past transactions and interpret past events and future treatment
  • Prepare daily, weekly, and/or monthly reports and schedules
  • Build financial models and reporting for forecasting, planning, and ad hoc analyses
  • Establish, maintain, and monitor budgeting process including analysis of actuals to budget
  • Prepare monthly business reviews to highlight performance of key business metrics
  • Provide accurate and timely information to sales and operations personnel on accounting-related questions, as necessary
  • Maintaining all payroll operations according to company policies and procedures
  • Resolving payroll discrepancies and answering any employee payroll queries
  • Process all new hire paperwork, termination paperwork, and payroll changes

Qualifications:

  • BA/BS in Accounting or Finance, CPA a plus
  • 3-5+ years’ accounting experience
  • Strong understanding of GAAP
  • Media/entertainment experience preferred
  • Quickbooks experience 
  • High proficiency with Excel
  • Able to work with little supervision and has excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to interact with multiple levels of management
  • Ability to manage workload and meet deadlines
  • High degree of analytical thinking and problem-solving skills

Benefits:

  • Full-Time Employment position with salary and bonus
  • Health Benefits (Health, Dental, Vision)
  • 401k plan with company match
  • Remote work flexibility, generous PTO. The position is remote within Continental USA.

Kast Media is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. 

Please send resume and cover letter to careers@kastmedia.com