Founded in 1912, Paramount Pictures works with talented filmmakers to produce and distribute entertainment around the world. The iconic Paramount logo has opened some of the most successful and beloved films in cinematic history, including timeless classics such as Sunset Boulevard, The Godfather, Forrest Gump and Ferris Bueller's Day Off, and blockbuster franchises such as Star Trek, Transformers, and Mission Impossible. Recent innovative break-out films such as Interstellar, Arrival and A Quiet Place have added to Paramount's film legacy. Paramount Pictures Television's 13 Reasons Why, The Alienist and Jack Reacher have also been thrilling audiences. With a beautiful 65-acre lot in the heart of Hollywood, a worldwide network of offices and a culture of engagement, Paramount's passionate employees ensure the studio continues to deliver creativity and innovation to a dynamic industry. Paramount is a subsidiary of ViacomCBS, which reaches 700 million global subscribers through MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, BET and other media networks.
We are looking for a Financial Analyst Home Media Reporting who will be responsible for all accounting functions related to Domestic and International Digital and Physical Distribution of feature motion pictures!
Responsibilities to include, but not limited to:
Review and analysis of Digital and Physical license agreements (interpret contractual terms; establish revenue recognition requirements; establish billing and payment terms).
Complete financial month end/quarter end close process including revenue recognition, revenue accrual, cash application, A/R reconciliation and deferred income.
Assist with royalty statement ingestion and processing through Media Maestro system.
Maintenance of royalty statements tracker and summary log.
Prepare various balance sheet reconciliations and roll-forwards.
Assist with ad-hoc reporting and customer queries.
Bachelor’s degree required, in Accounting or Finance preferred
1+years of Finance / Accounting experience
Proficiency with MS Office (specifically Excel)
Experience in Entertainment Industry preferred
Strong analytical and organizational skills
Self-starter with ability to proactively identify issues and propose resolutions
Excellent written & oral communication and inter-personal skills
Ability to work in a fast paced, team-oriented environment
Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously, prioritize workload efficiently and meet strict deadlines
Internal Number: 5371
Viacom creates original entertainment content for every audience, on every screen around the world. The company's brands strive for creative excellence and cultural impact across programming, motion pictures and digital experiences that live online, on mobile and via apps.Through television and digital media platforms, Viacom and its brands connect with kids, youth and adults. They develop original, authentic content for distinct audiences including the Millennial Generation, African-Americans, Hispanic-Americans, LGBT viewers, the American heartland and more. Across the globe, Viacom reaches viewers in more than 160 countries with global and locally produced content.