OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANYFox SportsFOX Sports is the umbrella entity representing 21st Century FOX’s wide array of multi-platform US-based sports assets. Built with brands capable of reaching more than 100 million viewers in a single weekend, FOX Sports includes ownership and interests in linear television networks, digital and mobile programming, broadband platforms, multiple web sites, joint-venture businesses and several licensing partnerships. FOX Sports includes the sports television arm of the FOX Broadcasting Company; FS1; FS2; Fox’s 22 regional sports networks, their affiliated regional web sites and FSN national programming; FOX Soccer Plus and FOX Soccer 2Go; FOX Deportes and FOX College Sports. In addition, FOX Sports also encompasses FOX Sports Digital, which includes FOXSports.com, FOX Sports GO, Whatifsports.com and Yardbarker.com. Also included in the Group are FOX’s interests in joint-venture businesses Big Ten Network and BTN 2Go, as well as licensing agreements that establish the FOX Sports Radio Network.
Fox Sports Media Group (FSMG) is looking for a Manager, Accounting to work in the General Accounting group. The manager is responsible for overseeing rights and production, fixed assets, bank reconciliations, financial system maintenance, and ad hoc projects. The individual will supervise, train and develop staff. Responsibilities include reviewing and approving monthly rights and production journal entries, fixed asset activity and reconciliations along with reviewing and approving bank reconciliations. Other responsibilities include coordinating audit requests with internal and external auditors and the Fox internal tax department. The individual must be detailed oriented, pro-active, extremely organized, focused, and possess strong managerial, analytical and technical skills. Individual must be able to perform effectively in a fast-paced environment. This person must be able to communicate well and interact confidentially with management and staff levels and will serve as a back-up for the Director.
This candidate should be able to work independently and strive to resolve issues and complete tasks with minimal supervision. This position reports to the Executive Director, Sports Reporting and is in Los Angeles, CA.
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.