JOB VACANCY


POSITION: Media Accounting
DEPARTMENT: Finance Department

A2 is a CNN exclusive news channel affiliate headquartered in a major production center in Tirana.
A2 aims at raising the standards’ bar in the Albanian news and information delivery by changing the media reality and offering a fast, accurate and credible news source.
The channel will feature the latest technology in the media sector and it will rely on CNN’s expertise in training and developing its professional team.

A2, CNN exclusive news channel affiliate, is looking for both experienced professionals and talented youngsters, who are eager to learn and show highest integrity.

We are looking for an experienced and professional with a financial background and qualifications:


  • Media Accounting


The ‘Media Accounting’ position is responsible for all financial and accounting functions, related to production billing, revenue and receivables inclusive of budgeting, banking and billing.

Fluent Bilingual (spoken and written) in Albanian and English.


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • To manage all financial aspects and financial models of cash inflows, including budgeting, cash flows, cash tracking, variance analysis, forecasting receivables and revenue for television production, pre-production, production, and post production cost reimbursements, analyzing inventory,
  • To be responsible for all TV bank accounts inclusive of bank reconciliations,
  • To be responsible for monitoring balances of television bank accounts and coordinating information to banking team and the related banking representatives,
  • To make sure financial legal requirements are met and maintain up to date financial system knowledge,
  • To evaluate capital expenditures and asset depreciation, records, statements and profit plans,
  • To identify financial performance trends and financial risk,
  • To coordinate with other members of the finance team, when required, to review financial information and forecasts,



QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor (or Master Degree) in Business, Accounting, Finance, Economics or related field,
  • At least 2 years’ experience in Media Finance environments or proven experience in the financial industry,
  • Advantage: knowledge of TV production from development to the post production stage and their respective billing procedures and policies, TV Network-Broadcast/Cable/Digital and their respective billing procedures and policies,
  • Proficiency with spreadsheets, databases, financial software applications, strong knowledge of financial reporting, corporate finance and accounting principles, laws,
  • Deep understanding of the financial system and institutions,
  • Comfortable interacting with all levels of management in multiple areas,
  • Ability to understand and communicate to production personnel on production issues impacting cost reimbursements,
  • Dynamic, active, attention to details, analytical.


If you would like to jumpstart or enhance your career by working with A2 and our partner CNN, you are welcome to submit your application.

To apply for this role, please visit our Career website.

The closing date for applications is 31.05.2018.


Note: *All applications will be handled with full confidentiality based on the Law, No. 9887, approved by the Parliament of Albania for "Personal Data Protection".