NBC Universal Manager, FP&A, EMEA (FTC for Maternity cover) in London, United Kingdom

Job Number 40071BR

Job Title Manager, FP&A, EMEA (FTC for Maternity cover)

Business Segment Filmed Entertainment Group

Sub-Business International Consumer Products

Posting Category Finance

About Us Universal Brand Development globally drives expansion of the company’s intellectual properties, franchises, characters and stories through innovative physical and digital products, content, and consumer experiences.  Along with franchise brand management, Universal Brand Development’s core businesses include Consumer Products, Games and Digital Platforms, and Live Experiences based on the company's extensive portfolio of intellectual properties created by Universal Pictures, Illumination Entertainment, DreamWorks Animation, as well as NBCUniversal cable and television.  Universal Brand Development is a business segment of Universal Filmed Entertainment Group, and part of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.

Country United Kingdom

State - -

City London

Responsibilities

Qualifications/Requirements

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

• Commercial awareness and curiosity together with extensive work experience as a finance business partner in a Consumer Products and/or Retail / FMCG business

• Experience of leading a budgeting / forecasting cycle within a large complex business

• Qualified accountant with solid accounting background & technical expertise

• Excellent analytical skills – focused on relevant business performance metrics and driving insights

• An eye for detail – working at a high level of accuracy independently

• Strong organizational skills and flexible approach, comfortable working accurately at pace and with changing priorities

• People management experience

• Strong stakeholder management skills

• Strong communication skills – confidence & presence to interact with, and occasionally present to, senior executives

• Experience with financial / planning systems

• Experience working with Contract management systems. RightsLogic experience would be ideal.

• Strong and detailed financial modelling experience, with advanced Excel skills

• Advanced PowerPoint skills, including ability to "tell a story" using PowerPoint

PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS

• A flexible, innovative, and can-do attitude that thrives in a “start-up” environment

• Excited about enabling aggressive growth and a world-class organization

• Sense of humour, with a commercial, pragmatic outlook

• Team player who influences & collaborates across multiple functions in a matrixed environment to achieve goals

• Ability to manage multiple stakeholders, assignments, & deadlines, prioritising effectively under pressure

• Passionate about developing people and teams

• Ability to travel

Notices

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