Staff Accountant

WarnerMedia Atlanta, GA

About the Job

The Job

WarnerMedia seeks a Staff Accountant for the ABS - R2R Prg Prod Mkt department. The Marketing, Selling, and Sports Partnership functional accounting team, in Global Business Services, is responsible for the day-to-day accounting support of Domestic Legacy Turner, HBO, and HBO Max marketing costs.

The Daily

  • Participate in the monthly, quarterly, and annual close process.
  • Prepare journal entries and supporting documentation.
  • Understands key variance drivers and can communicate them effectively.
  • Prepare account reconciliations, analysis, and certifications.
  • Analyze existing processes and identify opportunities for improvement.
  • Assist with special projects and ad hoc analyses for management to make informed decisions.
  • Responsible for ensuring proper internal controls are in place and all transactions are recorded timely and accurately in accordance with GAAP and established SOX requirements and procedures.
  • Build, foster, and maintain good working relationships with members of the Global Business Services and stakeholders.

The Essentials

  • 2+ years work experience in an accounting or finance field.
  • Must have experience with ERP systems such as SAP, Oracle or PeopleSoft.• Intermediate analytical skills.
  • Internal/external audit or SOX compliance.
  • Ability to solve complex problems while leveraging team member expertise.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Outlook, Word and PowerPoint.
  • Exemplifies the values and expectations of a Staff Accountant at WarnerMedia, which include a high level of executive presence, professionalism, ethical standards, integrity, and credibility.
  • Independently gathers reliable and accurate data from a small number of sources for less complex analyses.
  • Speaks and presents clearly and credibly to small audiences about less complex work product.
  • Pays close attention to detail and understands written and oral instructions.
  • Organizes and schedules work effectively.
  • Demonstrates desire and ability to apply new concepts, skills, abilities and behaviors to everyday job with coaching from Manager.
  • Can multi-task and work well under time constraints.
  • Works well in a fast-paced environment with ongoing change.
  • Works independently and meet deadlines.

The Perks

• Exclusive WarnerMedia events and advance screenings
• Paid time off every year to volunteer for eligible employees
• Access to well-being tools, resources, and freebies
• Access to in-house learning and development resources
• Part of the WarnerMedia family of powerhouse brands