About United News International
United News International - UNI is a global fair use news agency with a global monthly reach of 200 million, a Facebook fan base of 3.7 Million and billions of one-minute news report views in every country on earth. UNI gathers, composes and distributes one-minute video and text news reports. UNI separates news reporting from opinion and analysis and has developed a successful anchored format designed around consumers’ increasingly digital, social and mobile lives. We have spent several years establishing the reach and audience. We are now in a position to begin monetizing our reach and eyeballs. We are a pre-revenue company.
UNI currently has 30 worldwide employees with City Desks in New York City, Washington, D.C., the Pacific Northwest, Manila and Tokyo. Our company is in final preparations for moving our global headquarters to Nashville and then begin scaling up to several hundred employees over a 24-month period. We will be operational with our Nashville Center by May 15, 2018
We need a full charge bookkeeper immediately. UNI is getting ready to scale its news operations and will be a very chaotic fast paced environment for the next 6-12 months. This is not a position for someone seeking a lot of established procedures and stability in the workplace. That will come in time. We are very similar to a chaotic hyper-growth start up company.
We are seeking an energetic, motivated full charge bookkeeper to join our company. If you have the aptitude and are passionate about keeping timely and accurate books and records, processing payroll and working in a chaotic hyper growth environment then we’d like to talk to you.
Full cycle disbursements and accounts payable.
Prepare bank reconciliations.
Full cycle payroll processing.
Assist management with HR administration.
Maintain electronic and physical filing system for accounting, finance and HR related data.
Prepare, examine and analyze accounting records and other financial information as needed.
Be a self starter, highly organized and disciplined.
Experience in a start up environment – very organized and disciplined
Past experience in a digital media environment is highly desired
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Two+ years of full-cycle accounting or equivalent experience.
Minimum of an Associate’s degree in accounting.
Ability to multitask and perform under time pressure.
Hands on experience with Quickbooks Enterprise general ledger and reporting packages.
Experienced user of Microsoft Suite (Excel, Word and Powerpoint) and external payroll processing/HR software.
Salary is dependent on experience and salary history with a target range of $36,000 up to $50,000 + Company equity incentive plan with review after 90 days.
We are an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including State and Federal protected classes.