Are you interested in discovering the ins and outs of Payroll Accounting for Television and Film? Learn detailed skills from industry professionals in our Online Production Payroll Accounting Workshop! This course is a fit for those already working in the industry seeking more profound insights into production payroll and people with experience in accounting, budgeting, and finance looking to transition into the entertainment field.
Following the trajectory of an actual production, this five session virtual and in person course will provide you with the tools necessary to advance your career in production payroll across all entertainment mediums.
This workshop will provide trainees with knowledge of:
- Documents and forms necessary and relevant to production payroll
- The skills necessary to assist a key payroll accountant
- The production payroll process from start to finish, with tips on how to stay organized
- An overview of software, labor laws, union contracts, and production tax credits
Upon successful completion of this intensive workshop, participants will be referable for payroll clerk positions on upcoming film and television productions.
Full and partial scholarships are available.
Pre-requisites: No film/tv production experience is necessary. Some Excel or equivalent program a plus, as well as a detail-oriented mindset. This workshop is open to all community members, and is specifically seeking candidates from diverse ethnic and racial backgrounds, women, and those historically excluded from the film industry.