Job Title
Accounting Manager & Financial Planner

About SBS:

As a pioneer in Spanish-language media, SBS has always been at the forefront of the evolution of Hispanic entertainment in the U.S. In this era of technological advancements and media convergence, SBS is poised to capitalize on its vast array of proprietary content across multiple platforms. Our unwavering commitment is to create exceptional, high-quality branded entertainment that resonates deeply with the Hispanic consumer. Our impressive growth on the web with and the promising reception of our latest venture, the podcast initiative, are testament to SBS’ long-term strategy. By seamlessly delivering content through diverse channels, we not only maximize revenue but also extend the reach of our beloved brands. SBS remains steadfast in our leadership position in today’s dynamic and ever-expanding U.S. Hispanic market, and we are determined to continue pushing boundaries and shaping the future of Hispanic media.

Position Summary

The Accounting Manager & Financial Planner is responsible for analyzing complex financial records and reports and overseeing a company’s accounting operations.  Assist in managing general accounting functions while maintaining current processes to ensure effectiveness and accuracy of all accounting tasks.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepare and present financial reports, compliance certificates and presentations.
  • Participate and compile annual budgets, projections and cash forecasts.
  • Analyze financial and operational performance against budgets, forecasts and prior periods.
  • Analyze market’s trade contracts.
  • Assist in streamlining and enhancing financial reporting capabilities.
  • Conduct ad-hoc financial analysis and special projects as requested.
  • Review and analysis of financial statements and key metrics for assigned areas.
  • Prepare and review of various month-end closing schedules.
  • Assist CFO in various functions.
  • Review and calculate Quarterly Bonus for Sales Managers and Account Executives.
  • Review and calculate payroll information (including commissions calculations) before transmission to ADP.
  • Review monthly financial results.
  • Research trade receivables for usage and compile information from clients to adjust receivables.
  • Review bills and purchase orders listed on stations’ Accounts Payable batches.
  • Interact with external auditors and provide documentation as necessary.
  • Help design and implement internal controls over accounting processes.

Essential duties and responsibilities are those most important or most frequently performed duties.  Employees will be required to perform other job-related duties as required.

Supervisory Responsibilities

  • May lead projects.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance.
  • 4 years of Accounting/Finance experience.
  • Advanced proficiency with Excel.
  • Strong technical accounting and financial analytical skills.
  • Detail-oriented and organized. Superior analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to meet a constant stream of deadlines.
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively with different levels of employees.
  • Familiarity with accounting software and programs.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
  • Advance proficient with Oracle.
  • Bilingual helpful, but not required.

Why work for SBS?

Spanish Broadcasting Systems (SBS) offers a unique and exciting opportunity to be part of the leading Hispanic-focused media company in the industry. By joining our team, you will become an integral part of shaping and influencing the landscape of Spanish-language broadcasting. We take pride in our rich heritage and commitment to serving the vibrant Hispanic community with compelling content and innovative programming. At SBS, you will be surrounded by a diverse and talented group of professionals who share a passion for media, creativity, and cultural connectivity. We foster a collaborative and inclusive work environment where your ideas and contributions are valued and recognized. With access to state-of-the-art facilities and cutting-edge technologies, you will have the tools to bring your ideas to life and create impactful experiences for our audience. Additionally, SBS provides ample opportunities for personal and professional growth, with ongoing learning and development programs designed to enhance your skills and advance your career. If you are seeking a dynamic and rewarding career in the world of Spanish-language broadcasting, SBS is the place to be. Join us and be part of a team that is making a difference in the lives of millions of people every day.