Publishing Content Accountant

Spotify team

Description

Spotify is seeking an Accountant to support the global Content Accounting Operations team based in NYC. This is an outstanding opportunity for someone seeking growth and challenges in an emerging part of Spotify’s business. Our ideal candidate will have at least 2 years' experience within financial accounting and controlling, preferably in the content, music or similar environment.
We would be happy to see you apply if you are a detail oriented teammate who is able to work in a fast-paced environment, embraces rapid change, and enjoys working cross functionally. Come join the band!
What You'll Do
  • Preparation and/or review of invoices and account reconciliations for Publisher payments while acting as a point of contact for the licensors
  • Preparation and/or review of monthly account reconciliations, roll forwards and flux analysis
  • Assist in the implementation of best practices in the Content team to scale our business and support the global expansion plans surrounding payments to Publishers.
  • Partner with team to develop and/or refine content accounting processes and procedures surrounding the invoice reconciliation process.
  • Support external, 3rd party and internal audit requirements related to specific areas of responsibility.
  • Work cross functionally with Technical accounting, Finance, Legal, Content, Sales, Sales, Operations, FP&A, Billing, AR, IT, Tax and various business owners on policies, processes and programs, and help drive key system initiatives and improvements.
  • Other responsibilities include but are not limited to participation in special projects, ERP implementation, system enhancements or ad hoc analyses as assigned.

Requirements

Spotify is seeking an Accountant to support the global Content Accounting Operations team based in NYC. This is an outstanding opportunity for someone seeking growth and challenges in an emerging part of Spotify’s business. Our ideal candidate will have at least 2 years' experience within financial accounting and controlling, preferably in the content, music or similar environment.
We would be happy to see you apply if you are a detail oriented teammate who is able to work in a fast-paced environment, embraces rapid change, and enjoys working cross functionally. Come join the band!
What You'll Do
  • Preparation and/or review of invoices and account reconciliations for Publisher payments while acting as a point of contact for the licensors
  • Preparation and/or review of monthly account reconciliations, roll forwards and flux analysis
  • Assist in the implementation of best practices in the Content team to scale our business and support the global expansion plans surrounding payments to Publishers.
  • Partner with team to develop and/or refine content accounting processes and procedures surrounding the invoice reconciliation process.
  • Support external, 3rd party and internal audit requirements related to specific areas of responsibility.
  • Work cross functionally with Technical accounting, Finance, Legal, Content, Sales, Sales, Operations, FP&A, Billing, AR, IT, Tax and various business owners on policies, processes and programs, and help drive key system initiatives and improvements.
  • Other responsibilities include but are not limited to participation in special projects, ERP implementation, system enhancements or ad hoc analyses as assigned.

Benefits & Perks

The United States base range for this position is $61,238-$87,483, plus equity (plus bonus or commission. The benefits available for this position include health insurance, six month paid parental leave, 401(k) retirement plan, 23 paid days off, 13 paid flexible holidays.

How to apply

Apply via link

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Spotify

Our mission is to unlock the potential of human creativity—by giving a million creative artists the opportunity to live off their art and billions of fans the opportunity to enjoy and be inspired by it. Spotify transformed music listening forever when it launched in Sweden in 2008. Discover, manage and share over 50m tracks for free, or upgrade to Spotify Premium to access exclusive features including offline mode, improved sound quality, and an ad-free music listening experience. Today, Spotify is the most popular global audio streaming service with 345m users, including 155m subscribers across 101 markets. We are the largest driver of revenue to the music business today.

Job Details

Posted on Jul 4

New York, NY, USA

Full time

Junior

$61K - $87K