Sinclair Broadcast Group
Financial Reporting Senior Accountant
At a glance
Location: US-MD-Cockeysville Map
Posted: 03/06/2020
Closing: 04/05/2020
Degree: 4 Year Degree
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Sinclair Broadcast Group
Job description

Sinclair Broadcast Group’s Corporate Accounting department is seeking a Financial Reporting Senior Accountant.


  • Assist team with preparation of SEC filings, involving quarterly and annual financial reports, proxy statements, 401k statements, and other required disclosures.

  • Assist with creating and maintaining financial reports and chart of accounts

  • Assist with tagging SEC filings with XBRL

  • Prepare various schedules and variance analysis to be used by management, the board of directors and independent auditors

  • Prepare monthly/quarterly close schedules

  • Perform controls around financial reporting

  • Develop process improvements to increase efficiency

  • Perform accounting research as needed

  • Assist with various ad hoc projects


  • At least 3-5 years of experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting preferred

  • CPA is preferred

  • Strong aptitude for accuracy and attention to detail

  • Desire and ability to work in a team environment and communicate well with others;

  • Possess strong analytical and organizational skills; Proficient or advanced in Microsoft Excel and Word

  • Experience with extensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL) is a plus

  • Experience with Oracle is a plus

  • Excellent analytical, written and verbal communication skills and ability to effectively communicate

Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and a drug free workplace!

Financial Reporting Senior Accountant