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Salem Media Group

Staff Accountant - Washington DC

Salem Media Group
Washington, District of Columbia, United States


Date Posted: 07/08/2014
Categories: Accounting - Administrative - Media/Video/Radio
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Staff Accountant Position – Washington, DC

 

Salem Communications (NASDAQ:SALM) is a leading U.S. radio broadcaster, Internet content provider, and magazine and book publisher targeting audiences interested in Christian and family-themed content and conservative values. In addition to its radio properties, Salem owns Salem Radio Network, which syndicates talk, news and music programming to approximately 2,000 affiliates; Salem Radio Representatives™, a national radio advertising sales force; Salem Web Network™, a leading Internet provider of Christian content and online streaming; and Salem Publishing™, a leading publisher of Christian-themed magazines. The company owns and operates approximately 100 radio stations, including stations in 23 of the top 25 markets.

Salem's Regnery Publishing unit, with a 65-year history, remains the nation's leading publisher of conservative books.  Salem Communications also owns Eagle Financial Publications and Eagle Wellness. Eagle Financial Publications provide market analysis and specific investment advice for individual investors from seasoned financial experts Mark Skousen, Nicholas Vardy, Chris Versace and Doug Fabian. Eagle Wellness provides practical health advice and is a trusted source for nutritional supplements from one of the country's leading complementary health physicians.

We are currently looking for a Staff Accountant to join our accounting team at our location in Washington, DC.

 

Job Description

 

A Staff Accountant must be able to prepare monthly financial statements, maintain and update various balance sheet schedules.  Analyze financial statements and deal with management on monthly closing processes.  Process & post A/R and Cash; Accounts Receivable analysis and reporting. Interface directly with station general managers on the monthly closing process; Analyze general ledger, process journal entries and other tasks and duties that may be assigned.

 

Qualifications

 

The ideal candidate must be able to analyze general ledgers, process journal entries, update schedules and interact with managers and co-workers.

 

Must have a Bachelor’s degree with emphasis in Accounting.

 

Must have 3+ years of experience in accounting. 

 

Advanced knowledge of Excel, proficiency with computer spreadsheets and general ledger accounting software.

 

If you possess these qualifications and Salem Communications sounds like the company for you, please submit your cover letter, salary requirements and resume to emattison@eaglepub.com.

 

Salem Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer.