ViacomCBS Senior Financial Analyst, Home Media Reporting in Los Angeles, 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 Senior Financial Analyst, in Home Media Reporting, who will be responsible for all accounting functions related to worldwide physical and digital distribution of feature motion pictures!
Responsibilities to include, but not limited to:
Prepare various month-end close financial documents (profit & loss, balance sheet, etc.)
Perform monthly analysis and reconciliations of balance sheet accounts
Review and analysis of Digital license agreements (interpret contractual terms; establish revenue recognition requirements; establish billing and payment terms).
Investigate and resolve any cash or billing discrepancies
Assist with internal/external audit requests
Assist with ad-hoc reporting and analysis
Bachelor’s degree (In Accounting or related field a Plus)
3+years related experience
Experience with financial analysis, US GAAP and IFRS
Advance proficiency MS Office (specifically Excel)
Able to work occasional weekends
Strong analytical and organizational skills with excellent written & verbal communication and inter-personal skills
Self-starter with ability to proactively identify issues and propose resolutions
Ability to work in a fast paced, joint effort environment
Ability to handle several tasks simultaneously, prioritize workload efficiently and meet strict deadlines
Experience in month end close and reporting preferred
Experience in 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.
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Location : CityStateForPosting Los Angeles, CA
Job Locations US-CA-Hollywood
Brand Paramount Pictures
Job Type Full-Time Staff
iCIMS ID 2020-15031