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Senior Financial Analyst

Industry: Entertainment

Location: Santa Monica

Compensation: Market Rate

Contact: Raul Gonzalez

Our client, an emerging superstar in the film, television and media space, has an immediate need for a Senior Financial Analyst. This is an extraordinary time to join the organization, to be part of the ramp-up and infrastructure build-out phase.

This role will be responsible for creating new processes, reporting, and procedures. As a relatively autonomous role, the Senior Financial Analyst will be the point person for global communications. Given the higher level of this position, relevant industry experience is required.

Responsibilities include:

• Guide the accounting function for both content television and motion picture activities.
• Develop, implement and improve the accounting processes and procedures for dynamic lines of business.
• Manage and perform the month-end financial close accounting and financial reporting.
• Ensure compliance with appropriate GAAP and internal controls over financial reporting.
• Provide analytical support to the finance and management team to drive improvements to operational & financial results.
• Research applicable accounting guidance to document and conclude on proper accounting treatment of unique contracts and business transactions.
• Work with cross-functional teams across the company to ensure proper support.

Requirements include:

• 5+ years of progressive Accounting Leadership experience with an emphasis in entertainment accounting.
• Strong understanding and leadership in the application of US GAAP, including ASC 920 and ASC 926.
• CPA or equivalent.
• Ability to demonstrate sound judgment even in ambiguous situations.
• Ability to work independently while being able to contribute successfully to cross-functional teams.
• Aptitude for information technology.
• Excellent organizational skills; ability to manage multiple projects at once, follow through and meet deadlines.
• Exposure to researching accounting conclusions, documenting support for conclusions reached.
• Strong written and oral communication skills.
• Strong analytical skills with attention to detail.
• Successful managerial experience.

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