1 day old

Production Auditor

Universal City, CA
  • Job Code
Company NBC Universal

Job Title Production Auditor

Jobid 23768-389729

Location: Universal City, CA, 91608, USA

Description **Job Number** 37653BR

**Job Title** Production Auditor

**Business Segment** Film

**Sub-Business** Film Finance

**Posting Category** Finance

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

**Country** United States

**State** California

**City** Universal City


**Role Summary:**

The Production Audit department performs on-site compliance and financial audits of NBCUniversal’s film productions. Specifically, as a Production Auditor, you will work closely with Studio production related departments (i.e. Production Finance, Physical Production, Tax, Labor Relations, Business & Legal Affairs, Transportation, Safety, etc.) to ensure adherence to established policies and procedures, local and federal laws, and labor union requirements, as well as to review supporting documentation as it relates to a film’s Cost Reports to determine reasonableness, completeness, accuracy, and validity of the reported production expenses.

**Essential Responsibilities:**

+ Travel to production offices, local and distant, and perform detailed reviews of accounting documents (i.e. Cost Reports, Budgets, invoices, purchase orders, petty cash, cast and crew payroll, etc.) and production documents (Scripts, Call Sheets, Production Reports, DOT, etc.), and subsequently document the audit findings.

+ Interact with various Studio, Accounting, and Production personnel to ensure understanding of departmental policies and procedures.

+ Present audit findings to the Accounting and Production teams, as well as to senior Studio Executives associated with the production.

+ Prepare an Audit Report detailing all audit findings and respective corrective action plans.

+ Perform special projects as necessary, including financial audits, cost audits, data analysis, policy research, etc. These projects may include involvement with Development Finance, Animation, Live Theater productions, and Music.


Basic Qualifications:

+ Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field.

+ At least two years of related work experience.

+ Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

+ Must be able to travel, including internationally, up to approximately 45% (every year).Eligibility Requirements:

+ Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered

+ Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

**Desired Characteristics**

+ CPA or CIA (preferred but not required).

+ Experience at a Big 4 accounting firm or internal audit experience with an entertainment company.

+ Film production knowledge is a plus.

+ Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to easily communicate with both on-site Production personnel and senior Studio Executives.

+ Advanced Excel data analytical skills.

+ Excellent verbal and writing skills.

+ Team player with the ability to work and travel alone.

+ Self-starter with initiative.

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Click Here to view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.


  • Arts / Entertainment / Media
  • Management/Finance/Administration/IT
  • Reporter

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

Job Hunting Advice

Resume Writing

Career Guidance

Share this job:

Production Auditor

Universal City, CA

Share this job

Production Auditor

Universal City, CA

Separate email addresses with commas

Enter valid email address for sender.

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast