Job Number: R50012201
Brand: Fox TV Stations
Job Type: News
Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Job Posting Date: July 22, 2020
OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANYFox TV StationsFox Television Stations is one of the nation’s largest owned-and-operated network broadcast groups, comprising 29 stations in 18 markets and covering over 37% of U.S. television homes. This includes seven duopolies in the top 10 markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix, Orlando and Seattle.
FOX 6 News is seeking a Finance Director to join our team! The Finance Director is responsible for the day-to-day Accounting functions and managing the Finance staff.
The Director's day to day responsibilities are to manage General Accounting, including month end closes, along with the associated financial and management reporting deliverables. The position is integral to the Fixed Assets process and works directly with the centralized AP and PR staff at the corporate office.
Additional responsibilities include the quarterly footnote and analytical review process, the annual tax package and actively participate in the Station’s financial planning and annual budget process as well as manage, develop and motivate staff. The Finance Director works on revenue analyses & market share reports as well as cost variance analyses with the various department heads in coordination with VP, Finance.
REQUIREMENTS: BA degree in accounting/finance required. Thorough knowledge and understanding of GAAP. 4 – 7 years’ experience in a similar capacity, preferred. Familiarity with Broadcasting /Cable operations highly desired. Background check required, CPA preferred.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.