Career Opportunities at CUMULUS MEDIA
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CUMULUS MEDIA (NASDAQ: CMLS) is a leading audio-first media and entertainment company delivering premium content to over a quarter billion people every month — wherever and whenever they want it. CUMULUS MEDIA engages listeners with high-quality local programming through 428 owned-and-operated stations across 87 markets; delivers nationally-syndicated sports, news, talk, and entertainment programming from iconic brands including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, the Olympics, the American Country Music Awards, and many other world-class partners across nearly 8,000 affiliated stations through Westwood One, the largest audio network in America; and inspires listeners through its rapidly growing network of original podcasts that are smart, entertaining and thought-provoking. CUMULUS MEDIA provides advertisers with local impact and national reach through on-air, digital, mobile, and voice-activated media solutions, as well as access to integrated digital marketing services, powerful influencers, and live event experiences. CUMULUS MEDIA is the only audio media company to provide marketers with local and national advertising performance guarantees. For more information visit


Senior Accountant

Department: Finance/Accounting
Location: Atlanta, GA

The Power of Radio is hiring! Our people work in state-of-the-art facilities, take pride in our communities and value teamwork. If you can be focused, multi-task and love radio, we should talk. We offer a unique career opportunity: one where you are given a challenging mission, world-class tools to help you succeed, and the chance to realize your full potential as a Financial professional.

CUMULUS MEDIA | Atlanta, GA has an immediate opening for a Senior Accountant at the Corporate Office and will report into the Controller’s group. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Obtain and maintain a thorough understanding of the financial reporting and general ledger structure
  • Perform their assigned duties to ensure an accurate, and timely, month-end, quarterly, and year-end financial close
  • Coordinate and execute all month-end close activities based on the close schedule
  • Assist the Accounting Manager, Director of Accounting and Senior Management with daily financial information requirements
  • Prepare and gather supporting documentation and explanations for monthly financial reporting, budgeting/forecasts, and analysis for Senior Management review and follow up on any open items
  • Prepare journal entries, reconciliations, supporting work papers, and variance analysis
  • Prepare and distribute producer partner and on-air talent statements
  • Coordinate producer partner and talent monthly profit share payments
  • Respond to inquiries from Senior Management, internal and external auditors, producer partners and talent regarding financial results and special reporting requests
  • Review and summarize producer partner and talent contracts
  • Manage workload and prioritize job tasks in order to meet deadlines
  • Comply with corporate policies and procedures
  • Comply with US GAAP, COSO, and SOX in concert with our internal controls
  • Interface with management in various departments
  • Overtime hours and adherence to a professional dress code are required with this position
  • Other duties, as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Master’s degree in Accounting preferred
  • 2-4 years accounting experience, with month-end close processing experience preferred
  • Contract review experience
  • Knowledge of general accounting procedures
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Great Plains accounting software preferred
  • Proficient in data entry and management
  • Ability to communicate and collaborate with individuals at all staff levels, as well as external partners
  • Flexible, adaptable and able to operate in fast paced, changing environment

What we offer

  • Competitive pay
  • Focused, responsible and collaborative work environment with the ability, to ask “what if” and try innovative solutions
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance coverage
  • 401K with company match to plan for the long-term
  • Paid Vacation & Holidays

For more information about CUMULUS MEDIA, visit our website at:

CUMULUS MEDIA is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Cumulus is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO)

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