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Controller in Los Angeles, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 1/23/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: 2115899


Los Angeles, CA

Compensation - Up to $125,000 DOE

This position will report to the CFO and be responsible for all financial reporting of the company including the preparation of the month-end financial reporting deck which is shared with the executive team and private equity investors. In addition, the Controller will oversee the Accounts Payable team and assist the CFO with any needed special projects or other initiatives. The Controller currently has a team size of 3 individuals including an A/P manager.


  • Preparation and review of all financial reporting
  • Preparation of the month-end financial management deck
  • Management of the financial accounting department
  • Management of the accounts payable process and team
  • Supervision and point of contact for the year end audit and preliminary work
  • Work with the CPA firm for the coordination of Federal and State tax filings
  • Maintenance and updating of the monthly WIP report
  • Assistance in the year-end budgeting process and reforecasts throughout the year
  • Review of month-end account reconciliations including bank rec's and other account analysis
  • Assistance in preparation of investor board deck and any other board related financial reports
  • Shorten and streamline the month-end close process from its current timeline
  • Maintenance of internal controls and recommendations to strengthen the current structure

  • CPA with public accounting background preferred
  • At minimum, 5 plus years of progressive experience within an accounting department
  • Prior accounting supervisory and managerial experience
  • Knowledge of MAS 90, Sage 100, Oracle Fusion or similar systems
  • Ideally having knowledge of the entertainment industry and film production
Full-time employees receive:* Comprehensive Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life

  • Vacation & Sick time
  • 401k with match
  • Fully stocked kitchens
  • Fun and creative company culture that values it's best asset--YOU!
  • Compensation is commensurate with experience


Los Angeles, CA

Compensation - Up to $125,000 DOE

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