NBC Universal Senior Accounting Analyst in New York, New York

Job Number 33513BR

Job Title Senior Accounting Analyst

Business Segment Staff

Sub-Business Corporate Finance

Posting Category Finance

About Us NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law.

Why NBCU Finance?

  • NBCU’s portfolio includes Universal Parks & Resorts, Universal Pictures, NBC News Group, NBC Sports Group, a suite of broadcast and cable networks, and more. Each organization has a finance function, so growth and promotional opportunities are virtually unlimited.

  • Access to a global network of finance professionals

  • Robust learning and development opportunities allow you exposure to finance throughout NBCUniversal’s portfolio. Our training plans ensure that you’ll be increasing your skillset.

  • Be part of the company you interact with every day: waking up with Today, heading to Universal Studios for a family trip, freshening up your movie smarts on Fandango, or wrapping up the day with the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon or Saturday Night Live

Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province New York

City New York


The Sr. Accounting Analyst on the Corporate Headquarters team reports to the Manager, Corporate Finance – Accounting, and provides the unique opportunity to be involved in the accounting, planning and reporting for NBCUniversal Corporate Headquarters. The role requires a strong understanding of accounting and reporting, a willingness to learn, excellent verbal and written communication skills and strong attention to detail.

Here what you’ll do in this role

  • Journal entry preparation and processing for the monthly, quarterly and year-end closes to ensure financial statements are accurate and complete in all aspects (including accruals, prepaid amortization and allocations)

  • Perform analysis and reconciliations of relevant balance sheet accounts (and follow up on the reconciling items (Monthly/Quarterly)

  • Execute T&E review and analysis

  • Perform various finance and accounting ad hoc projects as assigned


Basic Qualifications

If this sounds like you, we can’t wait to meet you!

  • You have a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Economics

  • You have a minimum of 2 years accounting experienceFine Print for Eligibility

  • If you think you’d be awesome in this role, please submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

  • You must be willing to work in New York, NY

Desired Characteristics

Bonus Points if this describes you

  • You have Big Four experience

  • You have advanced Excel skills with knowledge of formulas, pivot tables, and v-lookup

  • You have experience with SAP

  • You have excellent personal and communication skills

  • You have a strong work ethic, positive attitude and leadership qualities with the ability to handle multiple tasks and set priorities a must

  • You constantly seek to improve processes