(800) 774-8036

Finance Manager

Burbank, CA
Date Added: April 05, 2021
 
We are looking for a REMOTE Finance Manager for an entertainment giant located in Burbank, CA. This assignment is remote in the Burbank/LA area.

Candidate MUST HAVES: Entertainment exp. Distribution – TV Side, Financial modeling, Excel modeling, Extremely proficient Excel skills; formulas, etc., Database exp -preferred SAP, Cognos, forecast updates, worked on 5 yr plans. Flexible working hours – some overtime required, able to meet deadlines, have a great work ethic.

Education Requirement: Focus on finance, accounting, or other quantitative field a plus.
Duration:12 month(s) with potential to be extended

Description:
The Company's Direct-to-Consumer and Media & Entertainment Distribution is a global, multi platform media, technology and distribution organization for high-quality content. includes the company's international media operations, domestic Digital Media and Sports, and the Company's global direct-to-consumer businesses.

The role requires a proactive approach with strong strategic, analytical, Excel and PowerPoint skills. The MANAGER will need to be comfortable with large amounts of data and able to analyze proficiently in order to derive succinct conclusions and drive actionable insights. The individual must possess the ability to interface effectively with various levels of management, ranging from executives to business team managers. A successful candidate will be able to confidently navigate an ever changing, dynamic environment and seek opportunities to drive efficient processes and challenge the status quo.

The role requires the ability to multi-task across numerous ad hoc projects, including, but not limited to the following:
• Evaluate new business models / opportunities and participate in building business plans for key strategic initiatives
• Support business teams to evaluate and optimize current business models, identify growth opportunities and optimize operational efficiencies
• Develop market projection for domestic and international content distribution businesses, ranging from theatrical to in-home windows
• Conduct thoughtful analysis to translate data into business insights
• Support coordination and preparation of financial Forecasts, AOP and Five Year Plan
• Leverage financial systems to provide financial analysis
• Collaborate and partner with relevant stakeholders to ensure timely submission of deliverables
• Serve as project team member on a variety of projects and initiatives with minimal direction and supervision

Basic Qualifications:
• 5-7 plus years overall work experience
• Prior experience in strategic / business planning or finance
• Ability to create dynamic and detailed financial models to evaluate different operating scenarios
• Significant analytical and financial modeling experience as well as exceptional Excel and PowerPoint skills
• Ability to solve complex business challenges with high level of ambiguity
• Excellent communication skills, including creating and delivering executive-level presentations
• Ability to work cross functionally, managing many stakeholders and building solid relationships throughout the company
• Highly collaborative and team-oriented work style
• Extremely organized with the ability to prioritize activities, manage timelines, and deal effectively with pressure
• Ability to take ownership of tasks and see them through to completion in a fast-paced environment

Preferred Qualifications:
• A solid understanding of the film industry and business models
• Experience with physical and digital worldwide content distribution
• Familiarity with working in or with large organizations
• Prior experience with financial systems such as SAP, Hyperion Essbase and Cognos
• Experience with data analytics using SQL, Pathyon, Access

Required Education:
BA/BS from a top tier undergraduate school

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Company Overview
Software Resources is a national staffing and recruitment firm delivering the best candidates to our clients and the best jobs to our candidates since 1992.
We are a certified woman owned business in business to place contract, contract-to-hire, and direct-hire talent in Technology (IT, creative, marketing), finance, accounting, and executive-level positions. We serve many vertical markets including Entertainment/Media, Cruise Industry/Leisure travel, Hospitality, Government, Personal Care, Professional Services, Energy/Utilities, Security, and Financial Services.
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