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ViacomCBS Manager, Marketing Finance 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 a Manager for the Marketing Finance department who will be responsible for worldwide Home Entertainment sales and marketing accounting processes and monthly closes! You will be working closely with staff and management in Marketing Finance to meet department objectives.

Responsibilities to include, but not limited to:

  • Manage worldwide financial month end close processes for assigned territories to ensure compliance to deadlines and accuracy of accounting processes

  • Manage and monitor finance marketing systems (SAP Financials, SAP Budgets, RAFT Commitments, Trintech Close tool)

  • Work with various levels of partners throughout the organization to ensure deliverables are accurate and timely from an accounting perspective

  • Manage analyst(s), working one on one to build a cohesive and orderly process to ensure accuracy and efficiency

  • Identify and resolve P&L and balance sheet questions and advance issues in a timely manner

  • Troubleshoot SAP budgets, journal entry uploads, allocations, and other accounting issues with minimal oversight

  • Proactively identify, research, and explain monthly marketing cost fluctuations to management and prepare corresponding supporting documentation

  • Collaborate with the Director of the department in reviewing close and monthly deliverables

  • Support 3rd party audits and Special projects as needed

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • 5+ years accounting, finance and systems experience

  • SAP, Business Objects, and advanced excel experience required

Additional Qualifications

  • Previous experience being part of system implementations and operational improvement projects

  • P2P knowledge preferred

  • Excellent communication and collaborate effectively with personnel from various business divisions

  • Ability to work in a multi-tasking and high speed environment

  • Experience in the entertainment industry preferred

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 2021-15453