NBC Universal Manager, Finance in Universal City, California

Job Number 34481BR

Job Title Manager, Finance

Business Segment Filmed Entertainment Group

Sub-Business Film Partnerships & Licensing

Posting Category Finance

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Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province California

City Universal City

Responsibilities

NBCUniversal Brand Development is a division that creates and extends quality entertainment that positively impacts audiences through universally engaging stories, play and experiences.

The Manager, Finance is an integral member of the NBCUniversal finance team, responsible for providing operational and financial support to the Consumer Products team. The primary focus will be on financial planning, analysis, and reporting of the domestic operations. The qualified candidate must be able to multi-task and balance priorities on competing initiatives.

Job Duties:

  • Partner with business / category leads to provide financial analysis and decision support for business expansion

  • Support Finance Director with financial planning and analysis across Budget, Forecast and Long Range Planning cycles.

  • Provide analyses and support for key growth areas/initiatives within Consumer Products.

  • Provide industry trend analyses for targeted categories.

  • Create and maintain revenue regression models.

  • Work with the FP&A team to set up new processes and procedures, and opportunities for operational improvements

  • Assist with integration and implementation of new licensing systems.

  • Lead/assist with special projects and other duties as assigned.

  • Ad Hoc reporting and analysis.

Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in Finance or related field

  • Minimum 4 years experience in finance and/or accounting

  • Language skills a plus (Spanish / Portuguese)

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel proficiency and experience with SAP preferred.

  • Ability to interact with all levels of management

  • General accounting knowledge preferredAdditional Job Requirements:

  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered

  • Must be willing to work in Universal City, CA

Desired Characteristics

Desired Qualifications:

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. Applicant should be a team player and be able to work with a variety of personalities.

  • Strong leadership skills and ability to work across multiple divisions.

  • Takes initiative and lead on projects.

  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team in this fast- paced environment.

  • Detail oriented

  • Proactive approach to problem solving including analytical and information system skills.

  • Strong work ethic and follow through

  • Consumer Products experience a plus.

  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize work assignments and work well under pressure

  • Must be accurate, highly organized with great attention to detail

  • Strong analytics and problem-solving skills, with demonstrated initiative

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