Sr. Accountant, Overhead

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Date: Sep 8, 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; digital content; and immersive and live entertainment. 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 including: international feature film distribution company Sierra/Affinity; unscripted television production companies Renegade 83, Daisybeck and Blackfin; live entertainment leaders Round Room Live; and award-winning emerging content and technology studio Secret Location.



Position Summary:


The successful incumbent will handle the operating expenses globally across the Film and Television business. Responsible for ensuring accuracy of managed expenses, reporting and analysis of actuals against targets and historical periods.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Preparation and posting of payroll journal entries across multiple entities
  • Consolidation, tracking and reviewing managed expenses within divisions
  • Review of month end accruals and prepayments to ensure accuracy of recorded costs in Film and Television including intercompany allocations.
  • Preparation of balance sheet reconciliations across divisions
  • Compilation and review of monthly and quarterly packs against prior periods, budget and forecasts as well as analysis including commentary
  • Preparation of monthly and quarterly dashboards with snapshots of activity by division and on a consolidated level
  • Ad hoc schedules and requests to accommodate and support business


Key Competencies:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and professional accounting designation (or nearing completion)
  • Minimum 3 + years of relevant experience
  • Working knowledge of accepted accounting rules, practices and reporting requirements
  • Effective communication skills (both written and verbal). Ability to communicate and present information in a clear and concise manner to the relevant audience
  • Sound analytical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to set priorities and balance multiple deliverables and cope in fast paced, multifaceted environment with tight turnarounds
  • Strong work ethic and positive team attitude
  • Attention to detail and accuracy is critical to performance success
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, particularly Excel


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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