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David Weise and Associates

Encino,California 

Web Site:

www.dwabiz.com

Company Profile

col-wide   

Category:

Accounting / Finance

Job Description:

We are a full service business management firm proud to service the best in the industry. We are highly regarded for being an energetic firm, with the perfect blend of youthful enthusiasm and veteran experience. Our clients are from all realms of the entertainment industry, including a wide variety of musicians, actors, athletes, writers, directors, producers, and other entertainment-related companies and executives. We pride ourselves on the hands-on approach that we take when working with clients, making sure that their input and requests are out top priority.



Summary: 
Responsible in all areas of royalty auditing, including, but not limited to record label, publishing, merchandise, participation and partnership auditing.  Additional responsibilities include assisting with publishing administration, record label administration, licensing, copyright registration, and royalty statement analysis.

Duties and Responsibilities include the following:  Oversee the audit process for incoming artist and copyright audit claims*Analyze audit reports and confirm auditor’s calculations*Perform detail tests of a licensee’s books and records as deemed necessary on a client by client basis *Review contracts, licenses, correspondence, statements, reports and other pertinent documents to determine validity of claims*Draft written responses to audit claims*Assist in audit settlement negotiationsPrepare complex analytical reports detailing specific procedures performed in order to verify that the proper amount of royalties were paid to our clients *Review of contracts and licenses to ensure that reported royalties are accurate *Communicate effectively with clients and third parties *Liaise with Account Managers within the Firm to accomplish shared goals in a professional and diplomatic manner *Field internal and external licensing and royalty inquiries in a timely and accurate manner Meet hard reporting deadlines while maintaining a professional attitude under pressure *   

Job Requirements:

Education / Experience: Minimum of 5 years of royalty audit experience required in the music or entertainment industry, with 2 years of supervisory experience Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Business required

Job Description:

We are a full service business management firm proud to service the best in the industry. We are highly regarded for being an energetic firm, with the perfect blend of youthful enthusiasm and veteran experience. Our clients are from all realms of the entertainment industry, including a wide variety of musicians, actors, athletes, writers, directors, producers, and other entertainment-related companies and executives. We pride ourselves on the hands-on approach that we take when working with clients, making sure that their input and requests are out top priority.



Summary: 
Responsible in all areas of royalty auditing, including, but not limited to record label, publishing, merchandise, participation and partnership auditing.  Additional responsibilities include assisting with publishing administration, record label administration, licensing, copyright registration, and royalty statement analysis.

Duties and Responsibilities include the following:  Oversee the audit process for incoming artist and copyright audit claims*Analyze audit reports and confirm auditor’s calculations*Perform detail tests of a licensee’s books and records as deemed necessary on a client by client basis *Review contracts, licenses, correspondence, statements, reports and other pertinent documents to determine validity of claims*Draft written responses to audit claims*Assist in audit settlement negotiationsPrepare complex analytical reports detailing specific procedures performed in order to verify that the proper amount of royalties were paid to our clients *Review of contracts and licenses to ensure that reported royalties are accurate *Communicate effectively with clients and third parties *Liaise with Account Managers within the Firm to accomplish shared goals in a professional and diplomatic manner *Field internal and external licensing and royalty inquiries in a timely and accurate manner Meet hard reporting deadlines while maintaining a professional attitude under pressure *   

Job Requirements:

Education / Experience: Minimum of 5 years of royalty audit experience required in the music or entertainment industry, with 2 years of supervisory experience Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Business required