Citrin Cooperman – Royalty Analyst (US)

Citrin Cooperman is one of the largest accounting and consulting firms in the United States, and 4th among mid-Atlantic firms, with over 2,400 employees in 21 U.S. and International offices.

This year, we were rated one of the Top 50 Best Companies to work for according to  We are always looking for new team members who bring a fresh perspective, technical expertise, and a passion for solving problems.  At Citrin Cooperman, we offer you the flexibility to take your career to the next level and still allow you to focus on what matters to you!

Citrin Cooperman is seeking a Royalty Analyst to join its growing world class royalty practice. The Royalty Analyst will be based out of our Woodland Hills, CA office. We seek an energetic and self-motivated individual who likes a team-oriented environment for this challenging career opportunity.

Responsibilities, but not limited to:
  • Assist with royalty income tracking
  • Create databases and summarize statements
  • Review, interpret and apply contract terms.
  • Perform detailed analyses
  • Maintain and organize all documents.
  • Communicate with points of contact at music companies (record labels, publishers, etc.) and other licensees of intellectual property
  • Prepare complex artist, producer, publisher, profit participation and mechanical statements
  • Prepare complex income allocation schedules
  • Prepare complex analytical reports
  • Prepare reports for client meetings
  • Field internal and external royalty inquiries in a timely and accurate manner
  • Comfortably interact with clients through written and spoken communications.
  • Assist with various types of royalty-related research

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Music Business Management, or similar
  • Advanced proficiency in Excel, including pivot tables and formulas such as VLOOKUP and SUMIF) – bonus points for experience with Microsoft Power BI
  • Three to five years of music industry royalty experience
  • Genuine interest in the music business and music royalties
  • Self-motivated and detail oriented analytical thinker
  • Possess excellent verbal/written communication skills and reading comprehension
  • Understand basic accounting principles
  • Work well independently and in a team environment
  • Be eager to learn new skills and concepts
  • Ability to multi-task

About Citrin Cooperman

Citrin Cooperman is one of the nation’s largest professional services firms. Since 1979, the firm has steadily built their business by helping companies and high net worth individuals find practical, actionable solutions to help them meet their short-term needs and long-term objectives.

Citrin Cooperman clients span an array of industry and business sectors and leverage a complete menu of service offerings. Citrin Cooperman & Company, LLP, a licensed independent CPA firm that provides attest services and Citrin Cooperman Advisors LLC, which provides business advisory and non-attest services, operate as an alternative practice structure in accordance with the AICPA’s Code of Professional Conduct and applicable law, regulations, and professional standards. The entities include more than 450 partners and 2,500 total professionals. Learn more about Citrin Cooperman here:

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“Citrin Cooperman” is the brand under which Citrin Cooperman & Company, LLP, a licensed independent CPA firm, and Citrin Cooperman Advisors LLC serve clients’ business needs. The two firms operate as separate legal entities in an alternative practice structure.

The entities of Citrin Cooperman & Company, LLP and Citrin Cooperman Advisors LLC are independent member firms of the Moore North America, Inc. (MNA) Association, which is itself a regional member of Moore Global Network Limited (MGNL). All the firms associated with MNA are independently owned and managed entities.

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For positions in California, the salary range is $68,000 — $75,000. Actual compensation within that range will be dependent upon the individual’s skills, experience, qualifications, and applicable laws.

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