Entertainment One

  • Production Accounting Analyst (12 month contract)

    Job Locations CA-ON-Toronto
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2/7/2020 5:14 PM)
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Accounting/Finance
    Type
    Contractor
  • About Entertainment One

    Entertainment One Ltd. (eOne) is a talent-driven independent studio that specializes in the development, acquisition, production, financing, distribution and sales of entertainment content. As part of global play and entertainment company Hasbro (NASDAQ: HAS), eOne's expertise spans across film, television and music production and sales; family programming, merchandising and licensing; digital content; and live entertainment. Through its extensive reach and scale, and a deep commitment to high-quality entertainment, eOne unlocks the power and value of creativity.

     

    eOne brings to market both original and existing content, sourcing IP from Hasbro’s portfolio of 1500+ brands, and through a diversified network of creative partners and eOne companies including: international feature film distribution company Sierra/Affinity; Amblin Partners with DreamWorks Studios, Participant Media, and Reliance Entertainment; Makeready with Brad Weston; unscripted television production companies Renegade 83, Daisybeck, Blackfin and Whizz Kid Entertainment; live entertainment leaders Round Room Live; world-class music companies Audio Network, Dualtone Music Group and Last Gang; and award-winning emerging content and technology studio Secret Location.

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    Position Summary

    This position will play a key role in production financing activities and reporting. Responsible for funding, maintaining financing schedules and reporting while adhering to Corporate Finance deadlines.

    Responsibilities

    • Coordinate month end production cost reporting package from in house and offsite accountants, review and save reports to the corporate finance drive.
    • Responsible for adhering to Corporate reporting deadlines.
    • Update various reports and schedules including but not limited to Loan, Financing AR, Tax Credits and Delivery schedule.
    • Create writer payment schedules
    • Development and writer room payroll
    • Assist with setup for new productions (liaison with payroll company)
    • Process funding requests and borrowing certificates in compliance with company policies and procedures.
    • Liaison with bank/lender for funding received, loan payments or deposit into account.
    • Support the accounting department when needed
    • Assist with production audit schedules
    • Assist with subsequent tax filings
    • Projects as assigned

    Knowledge & Experience

    Qualifications:

    • Accounting, finance or quantitative undergraduate degree
    • 5+ years finance/accounting experience (production accounting experience as asset)
    • Ability to handle multiple tasks within a fast-paced environment while meeting strict deadlines
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to work with all levels of managementvand staff
    • Excellent team Player
    • Self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision

     

    Technical Competencies:

    • Proficiency in Excel and other MS Office applications.
    • Smart Accounting and Global Vista is an asset

    What you’ll be a part of:

    ·       Break time: free snacks, winter holiday office closures, reduced hours in summer

    ·       Party time: office bar carts, after work drinks, holiday and summer parties, and sometimes just because

    ·       Be inspired: regular film screenings, concerts, and opportunity to get involved in industry events

    ·       The office: modern facilities, in house screening rooms, more snacks, and swag

    ·       Build a better world: transcend entertainment to our corporate social responsibility activities. Plan a social event. Promote healthy lifestyles. Go green. Give back.

    ·       Grow: develop your career and shape your future

     

    We thank everyone for their interest but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

     

    Entertainment One is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities, and supporting diversity and inclusion within our work environment.  If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please advise us of any accommodation needed to ensure you have access to a fair and equitable process.