Production Accountant (Pre-Production) The SpringHill Company (TSHC)

Founded by LeBron James and Maverick Carter in 2015, the mission of The SpringHill Company is to empower greatness in every individual – from creators to consumers. We aim to inspire and ignite cultural movements and social progress by amplifying voices of the unheard through the creation of original brands, co-branded partnerships, multimedia entertainment properties and products. We create a diverse slate of content- scripted and unscripted film and television, social media, experiential and audio. We are developing original consumer products and we partner with large brands on their consumer strategies.

The Position

The Production Accountant will be a key strategic partner with the cross functional teams in the creation of executable production plans and show budgets that represent the creative vision of the projects. They will be instrumental in estimating final costs, evaluating risks and opportunities and optimizing production entity structure to best monetize production incentives and minimize financial and legal risk. TSHC believes that each team member makes a significant contribution to our success. That contribution should not be limited by the assigned responsibilities outlined in a job description. Therefore, this job description is designed to outline primary duties, qualifications and job scope, but not limit the employee or the organization to just the work identified. It is our expectation that each team member will offer his/her services wherever and whenever necessary to ensure the success of our endeavors and to pursue individual career growth.

Core responsibilites

  • Partner with the cross functional teams to create and manage production schedules and budgets.
  • Provide and present clear, accurate and timely production planning scenarios and analysis to both Producers and cross functional teams during the life cycle of a film.
  • Ascertain and solve budgeting and staffing issues.
  • Collaborate with Producers to quickly estimate and evaluate production health against milestones and data metrics.
  • Create budgets and summaries that provide metrics and data that can be shared broadly to ensure cross functional alignment and well-informed decision making.
  • Adapt to changing scenarios, anticipate problems and recommend solutions to Producers.
  • Provide accurate, detailed and timely cost reports, cash flows and headcount forecasts.
  • Comply with all policies and procedures for POs, invoices, checks and time card approvals.
  • Direct Assistant Production Accountant on all aspects of their job to ensure compliance, accuracy and timely processing of all payments.
  • Strong team work and collaboration skills
  • Proven ability to multi-task, be pro-active, and detail oriented
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to maintain the highest level of confidentiality
  • Self-motivated, analytical, and creative, with the ability to meet strict deadlines

Qualifications Necessary

  • 5+ years of Production accounting experience required.
  • Proficiency with Excel required. Experience with Vista preferred.
  • Business or Accounting degree preferred.
  • Animation experience preferred but not required.
  • Knowledge of basic accounting principles.
  • Must be able to create and revise reports on a PC using Excel software.


TSHC strongly believes that the more diverse our team, the better our work will be. We are committed to equal opportunity employment and celebrate diversity and inclusion in all circumstances. As an employee, you can expect:

  • A supportive, inclusive atmosphere and a team that values your contributions
  • Opportunities for growth and development via work experience and offerings from our People Resources team and Learning and Development program
  • Employee resource groups, frequent in-office events, lunch and learns with industry (media, culture and sports) guests, volunteer opportunities, and more
  • An attractive and competitive compensation package
  • No shortage of snacks, fruits, catered lunches, beverages, birthday treats...and daily lunch items stocked in our fridge and kitchen.

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