The Payroll Production Accountant will be responsible for accurate financial tracking and accounting of Six West and Category Six Media unscripted productions. 


  • Manage Entertainment Partners related payroll for both series in production and development projects
  • Work with production team to set-up new show-based employees on Entertainment Partners platforms, Smart Start and Smart Time
  • Act as key financial liaison between production group, accounting team and labor client Entertainment Partners
  • Assist with maintaining general ledgers for multiple long-form productions and prepare general ledger entries
  • Handle 80% of payroll responsibilities and manages production accountant responsibilities simultaneously
  • Work with senior finance team on ad hoc projects related to production cost accounting
  • Serve as back up for accounts payable function (invoices, Cashet, vendor set up)
  • Cross train responsibilities with other team members


  • 3-5 Years of Production Accounting Experience
  • Experience with payroll and standard production labor partners (i.e. Entertainment Partners) required
  • Experience with Smart Start, Smart Accounting and Global Vista a plus
  • Ability to manage cost reports, including ability to explain variances to production team and line producers
  • Excellent general ledger management and reconciliation skills
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