Financial Analyst, Technology Finance

38874

New York, NY, US, 10036

Finance/Accounting
New York
Full-Time
Hybrid

 

 

 

Overview and Responsibilities
Paramount Global’s technology organization has a wide and diverse portfolio of functions. Managing a spend base of over $1 billion, the technology organization is responsible for the packaging and distribution of content globally, the creation and launch of Paramount Global’s consumer-facing digital properties, development, and maintenance of internal applications, and protecting the company’s assets and intellectual property. 


This unique role provides financial oversight for our GICO group within our technology organization. As the Financial Analyst for this team, you will work closely with the business group leads providing support for overall financial performance to ensure business goals are achieved. You will also assist with the streamlining of finance operations, providing strategic planning, crafting innovative solutions, and redefining operations and practices.

Key duties include monthly financial close, monthly forecast, budget and long-range plan cycles and control management of operational expenses and capital expenditures.
•    Participate in the periodic planning and reporting process for the GICO team, coordinating timelines and deliverables with business and finance partners
•    Research key areas as needed to support optimal business decision making
•    Work collaboratively with accounting and manager during month-end close process to ensure accuracy of actual results
•    Support development of financial models supporting business opportunities, workflow improvements, and special projects to reduce cost and spending and/or support business growth opportunities
•    Contribute to business case development support and financial go/no-go voice for capital projects and business initiatives
•    Partner with business partners to develop annual budgets and ongoing forecast updates
•    Lead multiple tasks in a demanding environment with a high level of accuracy
•    Partner with business to quantify value creation opportunities
•    Complete efficiency opportunities for the team’s financial processes

 

Basic Qualifications
•    3+ years in Finance; preferably within the Media/Entertainment or a technology facing role/industry
•    CPA, MBA or similar advanced degree/designation preferred
 

Additional Qualifications
•    Knowledge of accounting and finance principles
•    Complete goals and deadlines
•    Ability to be flexible and adapt to changing industry and organizational landscape
•    Initiative-taking teammate who strives to exceed goals and objectives
•    Strong people skills, ability to navigate within a matrixed environment
•    Excellent communication and presentation skills
•    Proficiency in Microsoft Excel; experience with SAP, SAC, Apptio, TM1, Longview, and PowerPoint are a plus

 

 

 

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Paramount Networks International,  a unit of Paramount Global is comprised of many of the world's most popular multimedia entertainment brands,  including MTV,  MTV LIVE HD,  Nickelodeon,  Nick Jr.,  Comedy Central,  Paramount Channel,  BET and more. Paramount brands reach more than 3.8 billion cumulative subscribers in 180+ countries and territories via more than 200 locally programmed and operated TV channels and more than 550 digital media and mobile TV properties,  in 40 languages.

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

Hiring Salary Range: $60,000.00 - 80,000.00. 

 

The hiring salary range for this position applies to New York, California, Colorado, Washington state, and most other geographies. Starting pay for the successful applicant depends on a variety of job-related factors, including but not limited to geographic location, market demands, experience, training, and education.  The benefits available for this position include medical, dental, vision, 401(k) plan, life insurance coverage, disability benefits, tuition assistance program and PTO or, if applicable,  as otherwise dictated by the appropriate Collective Bargaining Agreement.   

 

https://www.paramount.com/careers/benefits

 

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

 

At Paramount, 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. Paramount 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.

 

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access. https://www.paramount.com/careers as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 212.846.5500 or by sending an email to paramountaccommodations@paramount.com. Only messages left for this purpose will be returned.

 


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