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ViacomCBS Financial Analyst, Home Media Reporting in Hollywood, California

About The Brand

Founded in 1912, Paramount Pictures works with talented filmmakers to produce and distribute entertainment around the world. The iconic Paramount logo has opened some of the most successful and beloved films in cinematic history, including timeless classics such as Sunset Boulevard, The Godfather, Forrest Gump and Ferris Bueller's Day Off, and blockbuster franchises such as Star Trek, Transformers, and Mission Impossible. Recent innovative break-out films such as Interstellar, Arrival and A Quiet Place have added to Paramount's film legacy. Paramount Pictures Television's 13 Reasons Why, The Alienist and Jack Reacher have also been thrilling audiences. With a beautiful 65-acre lot in the heart of Hollywood, a worldwide network of offices and a culture of engagement, Paramount's passionate employees ensure the studio continues to deliver creativity and innovation to a dynamic industry. Paramount is a subsidiary of ViacomCBS, which reaches 700 million global subscribers through MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, BET and other media networks.

Overview and Responsibilities

We are looking for Financial Analyst, Home Media Reporting who will be responsible for all accounting functions related to Domestic and International Digital Distribution of feature motion pictures!

Responsibilities to include, but not limited to:

  • Reviews and analyzes digital license agreements (interpret contractual terms; establish revenue recognition requirements; establish billing and payment terms)

  • Completes financial month end/quarter end close processes including revenue recognition, revenue accrual, cash application, A/R reconciliation and deferred income

  • Assists with royalty statement ingestion and processing through Media Maestro system

  • Maintenance of royalty statements tracker and summary log

  • Prepares various balance sheet reconciliations and roll-forwards

  • Assists with ad-hoc reporting and analysis

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree (In Accounting or Finance a plus)

  • 1+ years related experience

  • Proficiency with MS Office (specifically Excel)

Additional Qualifications

  • Experience in entertainment industry preferred

  • Strong analytical and organizational skills

  • Self-starter with ability to proactively identify issues and propose resolutions

  • Excellent written & verbal communication and inter-personal skills

  • Ability to work in a fast paced, collaborative environment

  • Ability to handle several tasks simultaneously, prioritize workload efficiently and meet strict deadlines

ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.

Job Locations US-CA-Hollywood

Brand Paramount Pictures

Function Finance/Accounting/Tax

Job Type Full-Time Staff

iCIMS ID 2021-15695