Careers

Please note: If you are looking to see job postings at our Brown Bag Studio in Toronto click here!

We are always looking for creative and talented people.  Do you have the skills and qualifications to join our production, development or distribution divisions?  Please take a look at our current job openings below and send us your resume!

Production Accountant

The Production Accountant will support a wide variety of production content and oversee the accounting on multiple in-house productions. The chosen candidate will work closely with the line producer and production manager and be responsible for all production and associated cost reporting and accounting, managing production payroll, as well as various accounting duties within the department.

Key Areas of responsibilities:

  • Monitor production budgets, analyze costs and expenditures, analyze cost reports and forecast Estimated Final Costs
  • Work with production to gather and maintain appropriate union / non-union start paperwork, deal memos, contracts and timesheets for processing
  • Process bi-weekly union and non-union production payroll
  • Manage production petty cash and AP processes
  • Process bill-backs of corporate costs
  • Reconcile and analyze balance sheet accounts
  • Assist with financial month end close and daily accounting activity on tight deadlines
  • Review/audit expense reports ensuring compliance with the company policy. Escalate requests and issues to the appropriate party in a timely basis
  • Calculate CAVCO, OPSTC, OFFTC, and OCASE tax credits
  • Deliver breakdown of Costs for CRTC and OMDC
  • Compile information for production company audits.
  • Review HST returns
  • Book adjusting entries to correct prior periods
  • Preparation of ad hoc production company financial analysis as requested by management
  • Prepare production company information for inclusion in quarterly reporting, including revenue recognition according to the appropriate financial accounting framework

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL:
  • Possess an outstanding problem solving skills and enjoys working in a challenging, fast-paced environment
  • Be able to analyze and interpret new information and situations effectively
  • Possess a demonstrated attention to detail
  • Meet or exceed deadlines through meticulous planning and multi-tasking

Required Experience/Professional Skills:
  • Minimum of 2-3 years of combined production and accounting experience.
  • Designated or working towards a professional accounting designation (CPA) preferred.
  • Experience in film or TV production and knowledge of tax, union, guild and relevant government regulations.
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of the production process and experience with budgets and weekly cost reports.
  • Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy in performing all essential duties.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail and highly motivated/proactive.
  • Knowledge and experience with EP software processing an asset.
  • Proficiency with Excel is required.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as analytical skills.

The ability to work independently with a high degree of accuracy and manage time effectively; manage work under pressure and manage tight deadlines.
Strong organizational skills and able to handle multiple requests in order of priority.

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Our Toronto office can be found in the cool and trendy Liberty Village with over 200 artists working on award winning animated children’s content. You will benefit from a competitive compensation package, interesting work and a fun/supportive work environment.

If this sounds like the job for you please send your resume to: jobs@9Story.com
Make sure to include the job title that you are applying for in the Subject Line.
Applicants need to be legally eligible to work in Canada and an Ontario Resident.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. Should you require accommodation throughout the recruitment process, please let us know your requirements when contacted.

 


Help Desk Administrator

9 Story Media Group is an industry leading creator, producer and distributor of award-winning animated and live action content for young audiences around the world. 9 Story has produced over 900 animated and live action episodes, seen on some of the world’s most respected children’s channels.

 

Reporting to the IT Manager (Toronto), the Help Desk Administrator will provide technical assistance and support for incoming help desk tickets and issues related to computer systems, software, and hardware.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Troubleshoot, diagnose and resolve problems related to operating systems, hardware and software in a timely and courteous manor
  • Installing new software releases, system upgrades
  • Provide first line response for users requiring assistance with information technology issues and problems via the IT helpdesk
  • Ensure that Helpdesk SLA are met and communicated to end user base.
  • Repair/recovery of end user hardware and software
  • Escalation of helpdesk ticket to 2nd level when required
  • Manage helpdesk tickets and weekly reporting on helpdesk tickets
  • Escalation of all unresolved issues to System Administrator or IT Manager
  • Anti-virus administration
  • End user account administration
  • Hardware inventory, asset tracking and monitoring
  • Liaise with vendors
  • Software release management under supervision of senior administrators
  • Expertise in Microsoft OS systems – Windows 7 and Windows 10
  • Experienced in high-level  hardware support (client machines, printers etc)
  • Experience in supporting a complex  and advanced user base
  • Ability to work in a  challenging and fast paced environment
  • Recognizes the importance of clear and timely communication of all high severity IT or facilities impacting issues to the IT manager
  • Keeps abreast of emerging technologies.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Works well within a team
  • Perform routing technology tasks under supervision of senior technology staff
  • Act as front line interface to users, accepting trouble reports and dispatching them to appropriate systems administrator

 

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 2+ years’ experience in IT or similar experience
  • Education and/or experience in networking and systems administration
  • Knowledge of Ms Office, Microsoft Windows server 2008/2012, Microsoft Windows 7, Fedora, Debian
  • Has knowledge and is familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the field
  • Strong interpersonal, organizational and communication skills.
  • Strong inter personal skills; ability to explain simple procedures in writing or verbally; good phone skills
  • Strong ability to learn; ability to follow instructions well; strong analytical skills
  • A love of Technology is advantageous.
  • Ability to work flexible hours if necessary.
  • Ability to work under pressure with tight deadline
  • Detail oriented and takes initiative
  • MCSE /MCP desirable
  • Apple Mac hardware and software support

 

If this sounds like the job for you please send your resume to: jobs@9story.com

Make sure to include the job title that you are applying for in the Subject Line.

 

Applicants need to be legally eligible to work in Canada and have Ontario Residency.


We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

 

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. Should you require accommodation throughout the recruitment process, please let us know your requirements when contacted. 

Internships

At this time we do not have any available internships.

If you would like to submit your resume below we will happily keep it on file.

Should an opportunity come up that matches you skill sets, we will reach out to you.  

 

Thank you,

9 Story Media Group

 

Please apply via e-mail to: jobs@9story.com

Make sure to include the job title that you are applying for in the Subject Line.

 

Applicants need to be legally eligible to work in Canada and have Ontario Residency.


We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. Should you require accommodation throughout the recruitment process, please let us know your requirements when contacted.


All Other Roles

If you are looking to see job postings at our Brown Bag Studio in Toronto please click here!

If you do not see an opening for a role that you are looking for, please submit your resume below. 

We will happily keep your resume on file and should an opportunity come up that matches you skill sets, we will reach out to you.

 

Thank you,

9 Story Media Group

 

Please apply via e-mail to: jobs@9story.com

Make sure to include the job title that you are applying for in the Subject Line.

 

Applicants need to be legally eligible to work in Canada and have Ontario Residency.


We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. Should you require accommodation throughout the recruitment process, please let us know your requirements when contacted.