Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.
The Tennis Channel's Internship Program offers unpaid academic credit only. Our internships are during entire semesters not just breaks/vacations. A letter indicating that you are eligible to receive academic credit must be submitted
. In return, you'll receive hands-on experience in an exciting, fast-paced sports entertainment TV Network environment covering one of the most electrifying games in the world today - TENNIS! Our program offers terrific opportunities for students in academic programs with concentration in entertainment and/or business. Completion of our internship program does not guarantee employment by Tennis Channel.
FINANCE/ACCOUNTING INTERNSHIP (Santa Monica, CA)
This internship will be at our Santa Monica Office location and is designed to expose you to various areas of accounting and finance. The goal of the department is to produce timely and accurate financial reporting for internal use and for our Corporate parent. At the end of the internship we hope you will understand how an accounting/finance department operates to help you better visualize actual accounting/finance operations as you continue your college course work.
Requirements ( All must be met ) :
Must be currently attending an accredited institution and registered for college credits at this institution during the quarter or semester in which the internship is performed
Must be in good academic standing, as defined by the academic institution
Must be at least 18 years of age at the time of acceptance into the program
Minimum commitment: 2 full days of work per week (10 - 20 hours)
Daily responsibilities will include, but are not limited to :
FINANCE RELATED PROJECTS:
Assist with Oracle ERP System implementation project
Assist with Employee Classification project
Assist with TC Plus automated reporting project
Assist with TC Plus monthly reporting
ACCOUNTING RELATED DUTIES:
Daily Cash Reporting Duties
Assist with recording of GL entries: Fixed Asset additions
Fixed Asset disposals
Fixed Asset depreciation
P&L reclass entries
Deferred Rent (lease accounting)
Reconcile Accounts: Fixed Assets
Prepaids (Misc Amortization)
Assist Assistant Controller with month-end variance analysis
Assist with month-end financial accruals
Help prepare and process weekly freelance timesheets
AR Cash Receipts
Manage receipts and book entries on a daily basis
Daily cash deposits
Build AP vendor files and file on a weekly basis
Assist with preparation of mid-year 1099 analysis
Build excel analysis files as necessary per requests from VP of Finance, Director of Accounting, Finance Manager, and/or Senior Accountant as needed
Strong (intermediate) understanding of Microsoft Excel
Working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook
Completion of lower division College accounting requirement (Financial and Managerial Accounting courses)
Strong attention to detail for properly maintaining records and organizing tasks
HOW TO APPLY :
Please apply at Tennis Channel Careers ( https://tennischannel-careers.silkroad.com/ ). Also include a cover letter and two work samples such as writing projects, audio files, videos (these can be graded class assignments or published work) by including their respective links.
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.
Website : http://www.sbgi.net
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the country today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides sales services to 87 television stations in 47 markets. Sinclair's television group reaches approximately 27.1% of US television households and includes FOX, ABC, MyTV, CW, CBS, NBC, MTN and Azteca affiliates. Sinclair, either directly or through its Ventures subsidiary, makes equity investments in strategic companies. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. was founded in 1986, went public in 1995 and is traded on the Nasdaq Exchange under the ticker symbol SBGI.