CBS Corporation Financial Analyst in United States

Financial Analyst

REF#: 31069

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Studios International

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION:

ABOUT US:

CBS Studios International is the leading supplier of programming to the international television marketplace, licensing to more than 200 markets in more than 60 languages across multiple media platforms. The Studio participates in international channel ventures, currently comprised of 18 channels in 24 languages across over 100 territories, reaching more than 70 million households worldwide. CBS Studios International also exports a diverse lineup of formats for local production around the world. The division distributes content from CBS Television Studios, CBS Television Distribution, Showtime, CBS News, CBS Films and a library of more than 70,000 hours of programming. CBS Studios International is a division of CBS Corporation. We strive to hire the most talented individuals and are committed to helping employees feel valued and inspired.

DESCRIPTION:

CBS Studios International is the leading supplier of programming to the international television marketplace, licensing to more than 200 markets in more than 60 languages across multiple media platforms.

The Studio participates in international channel ventures, currently comprised of 18 channels in 24 languages across over 100 territories, reaching more than 70 million households worldwide. CBS Studios International also exports a diverse lineup of formats for local production around the world. The division distributes content from CBS Television Studios, CBS Television Distribution, Showtime, CBS News, CBS Films and a library of more than 70,000 hours of programming. CBS Studios International is a division of CBS Corporation.

We are currently recruiting a Financial Analyst, based at our Amsterdam office.

The Financial Analyst reports to the VP International Finance who is based in Los Angeles.

Applicants must enjoy working in a demanding, team oriented atmosphere within a constantly evolving international industry.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for entering and maintaining financial detail in internal computer sales database

  • Review data for errors and respond to queries for deal information

  • Generate reports utilizing various internal financial and sales systems

  • Work closely with International Finance and Sales Administration team members and also worldwide sales office territory managers.

  • Organize and summarize large amounts of data using Excel

  • Assist in monthly revenue reconciliation process versus forecast.

  • Assist with updates to assorted tracking reports and other ad hoc spreadsheets as needed

  • Develop, enhance, update and/or maintain financial planning models.

  • Support the coordination and preparation of cause of change analysis for each forecast, Annual Operating Plan and Long Range Plan.

  • Work with key stakeholders, operating groups and finance team members to improve the effectiveness of the financial planning process, assumptions and results.

  • Prepare financial reports supporting financial plans and related analysis.

  • Support the preparation of Management reporting and analysis.

  • Support and prepare ad hoc special projects, financial analysis and reporting.

Required:

  • Minimum of 1-3+ years relevant work experience in financial planning and analysis.

  • Strong analytical skills and Innovative orientation with a proactive approach to problem solving.

  • Strong technical skills: Microsoft Excel, MS Word, and PowerPoint.

  • Deliverable-focused, strong work ethic, able to prioritize and resolve an array of issues simultaneously.

  • Professional, confident demeanor and a team player

  • Excellent written, interpersonal and verbal communication skills

  • Entertainment experience preferred.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled