NBC Universal Finance Controller International Film (6 months Mat. Cover) in Amsterdam, Netherlands

Job Number 41024BR

Job Title Finance Controller International Film (6 months Mat. Cover)

Business Segment Staff

Sub-Business International Corporate

Posting Category Finance

About Us NBCUniversal’s international operations outside the US and Canada include film and television distribution, home entertainment distribution, channels, film and television production, theme parks and news operations. The company is led by Kevin MacLellan, Chairman. MacLellan is responsible for oversight of all NBCUniversal International’s businesses, as well as identifying and executing international growth opportunities for both NBCUniversal and Comcast Corporation. With more than 2,200 employees across 34 countries, NBCUniversal’s international portfolio consists of international channels delivering quality content to 176 territories across EMEA, Latin America and Asia; television production labels in both UK and Australia; a library of 4,000 feature films and 75,000 TV episodes for international television distribution; direct film distribution operations in 11 countries; direct home entertainment distribution operations in 7 countries with licensee relationships covering approximately 55 additional territories; CNBC International, which broadcasts across EMEA and APAC; Parks & Resorts operated through license agreements in Singapore and Japan; and an international NBC News team based in London.

Country Netherlands

State - -

City Amsterdam



The Film Controller’s primary responsibility is ensuring the completeness and accuracy of the general ledgers, balance sheet and corporate reporting of the distribution activities of Joint Ventures, other Strategic Partnerships and third party distribution deals and the related (intercompany) royalty flows.

The Film Controller is ultimately responsible for managing the financial process and procedures that ensure that NBCU accurately manage the finances in according with company policy and standards and in compliance with local legislation in the various territories.

This role has a solid reporting line to the Finance Director in the Netherlands. This position will manage, train and develop a finance team of 1-2 Assistant Controllers based in Amsterdam and oversees all the finance tasks that have been outsourced to a Capgemini team of 2-3 persons. the outsourced finance partner in India.

The International Film controller will be the “go to” finance person for stakeholders of multiple disciplines (HQ Controllership team, Treasury, Fin Ops, Tax-, legal etc).

Furthermore the Film Controller will work closely with NBCU’s Statutory Controller, internal/external auditors, NBCU tax and local tax advisors on local statutory/tax audits/filings, ensure compliance with local legislation and reporting requirements.


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