Business Manager

Sinclair Broadcast Group

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!
WLOS/WMYA-TV is seeking a Business Manager to perform accounting and basic human resources administrative duties, in accordance with company policies and procedures.

Vacancy Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 1/24/2019
Closing Date: 2/24/2019
City: Asheville
State: North Carolina

Accounting duties include:
Assisting with management of financial reporting and general accounting functions of the station
Ensuring that all documentation complies with Sarbanes-Oxley, company regulations, and GAAP reporting guidelines

HR duties include:
Managing and carrying-out recruitment
Employee relations
Personnel record keeping functions

Essential Responsibilities:
Complies and analyzes financial information to prepare entries to general ledger, fixed assets, financial statements, etc.
Preparation of month end journal entries, financial statements, forecast, reports, variance analysis, etc.
Reviews balance sheet, profit, loss statements, and other reports to summarize and interpret current and projected financial position of organization for managers
Coordinates implementation of accounting systems and accounting control procedures
Interaction with other organizational managers in preparing budgets, forecasts and financial information
Manages and prepares payroll process
Assists in other daily projects as assigned by the Regional Controller
Ensures recruiting and hiring compliance in accordance with FCC/EEO regulations
Prepares offer letters and initiates background checks
Conducts new hire orientations and exit interviews
Participates in employee relations matters, which may include preparation of disciplinary documents and investigating complaints
Leave administration
Maintains personnel files and other HR records
Reports/responds to workers’ compensation and unemployment claims

A bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or equivalent
Strong organizational skills
Excellent analytical, problem solving, and multi-tasking skills
Working knowledge of human resources, payroll, internal control procedures and general ledger
Must be results oriented with strong accounting and financial skills
Proficient in Excel
The ability to work in a team environment with various levels of staff
The ability to maintain strict confidentiality
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Experience with Oracle is preferred
Experience in the broadcast industry is a plus
2 to 4 years business office experience

Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
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