Directors Guild of America

Directors Guild of America

Residuals Processor

Based in Los Angeles, CA


Who We Are
The DGA is the iconic American labor union that represents approximately 19,000 members. the Directors Guild of America (DGA) helps empower directorial teams to protect and enhance their legal and artistic rights, contend for their creative freedom, and strengthen their ability to develop meaningful, successful careers. DGA employees support our members and thrive on securing the strongest protections by negotiating the best wages, working conditions, health and pension benefits. We preserve and expand members’ work opportunities, vigorously enforce our contracts and protect our members against unauthorized use of their work.

What You’ll Do
This position is a member of the Residuals Processing Team whose primary responsibility is the ingestion, validation and distribution of residuals payments sent from payroll houses and studios to the DGA. The duties include entry/batching of the checks, confirming all details of the payment, and finally preparing mail to the member.


  • Heavy data entry – 10-key proficiency
  • Organize data using MS Excel
  • Light phone duties
  • Collate checks and statements for mailers

What You’ll Need
We want to make sure you’re successful. To be considered, you must have:
(The individual must possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities and be able to explain and demonstrate that he or she can perform the essential functions of this job with or without reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of skills and abilities.)

  • Must have previous data entry experience
  • Intermediate MS Office Skills, including Word and Excel
  • Solid math and computation skills
  • Ability to work in a deadline-driven environment
  • Extremely detail-oriented
  • Ability to successfully work independently


  • Familiarity with Collective Bargaining Agreements
  • Previous accounting, medical coding, or payroll experience is a plus
  • Experience working with data uploads
  • Customer service experience

What You’ll Get
We are a great place to work because we offer:

  • The salary range for this position is $20.51 – $21.54 hourly along with excellent employee benefits and perks such as a 37.5 hour work week.
  • Company paid Medical, Dental, and Vision for employees and low-cost premium for dependents
  • Pension
  • 401(k) and 401(k) matching
  • Flexible spending account
  • Life insurance
  • Generous PTO
  • Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Long Term Care Insurance
  • Work Life Balance

The DGA is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

**This role will require the candidate to work in our Los Angeles office. All employees, except those with a bona fide medical or religious exception, will be required to provide proof of vaccination.**

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