Senior Accountant, Reporting

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Date: Nov 9, 2022

Location: Toronto, Ontario, CA

Company: Hasbro

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 and television production and sales; production, distribution and brand management of kids and family properties; and digital content. 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.

 

 

Position Summary:

Reporting to the Manager of Financial Reporting, the Senior Accountant will be responsible for day-to-day and monthly reporting within Film and TV Finance department. The candidate will make a strong contribution by being actively involved in month end closing including but not limited to preparation of group submissions, sales tax and non resident withholding tax returns; working with counterparts to resolve any intercompany variances and liaising with the relevant teams for clarity on general ledger balances as well as ensuring compliance with internal controls.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Actively involved in the month-end close
  • Collaborate within our division as well as confirming with counterparts in the wider group to maintain the reconciliation of intercompany accounts
  • Analysis and reconciliations of relevant P&L and balance sheet accounts
  • Preparation of sales tax and withholding tax returns
  • Assist the team in the month end close by preparing necessary journals and completing other tasks on request
  • Assist in maintaining the integrity of the general ledger
  • Actively involved in ensuring compliance with internal controls
  • Accomplish tasks on time and contribute to the team by taking on special projects as needed

Key Competencies:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and professional designation
  • Minimum 3-5 years working experience in accounting required
  • Knowledge of accepted accounting rules, practices, and reporting requirements
  • Effective communication skills with individuals at all levels of the organization
  • Advanced experience in Excel; strong experience in MS Word and e-mail
  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics 365 an asset
  • Sound analytical thinking, planning, prioritization, multi-tasking and execution skills
  • Ability to use initiative and take ownership of outlined responsibilities
  • Strong work ethic and positive team attitude
  • Attention to detail and a high degree of accuracy

What you’ll be a part of…

 

  • Taking care: competitive health and dental coverage
  • Investing in your future: local defined contribution pension plans
  • Break time: free snacks and 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 and opportunity to get involved in industry events
  • The office: modern facilities and in-house screening rooms
  • 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 supporting diversity and inclusion within our work environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation. #LI-HYBRID

 


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