We are looking for a Financial Analyst / Mitarbeiter Filmabrechnung to join the Warner Bros. Local Productions Finance team & the ILP Center of Excellence on a maternity cover. As a Financial Analyst, you will take responsibility of the timely and accurate reporting and forecast process under US-GAAP and Corporate policies, prepare variance analysis, participation statements and ad-hoc reports especially for Local Productions & Acquisitions.
Preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual statements including specific responsibilities for, but not limited to:
Producer participation analysis/accruals
Handling of payment approvals
Intercompany reporting to various foreign territories
Support third party audits
Responding to internal and external partners’ questions and requirements
Support Manager in preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual closes for statutory and US purposes, including specific responsibility for, but not limited to:
If required: support other LP&A Reporting & Participation Team in preparation of monthly and quarterly Forecasts, Budgets and Sen Management Reports for US and local purposes including but not limited to:
Ultimates, Quarterly Estimate Reports, Report 6 and other development Reports
Support the Budgeting & Planning team during the Budget and Forecast preparation
Support the Preparation of business reviews
Support the implementation, review and improvement of financial systems, databases and processes
Documentation of business processes
Support, participation and /or adoption of special projects
Support internal and external financial audits
Ensure the compliance of financial processes with Internal Controls and Sarbanes-Oxley requirements
Respond to ad hoc requests from Financial Controller Local Productions & Acquisitions, Senior Financial Analyst Local Productions & Acquisitions Management, Senior Management and/or Home Office.
Relevant university degree i.e. in accounting, business, economics, etc.
First practical experiences in Finance/Controlling, preferred with focus on participations and film production
Good knowledge of general accounting and reporting practices along German-GAAP and US-GAAP would be an advantage
Experience with the reporting requirements of a multi-national group and used to work in an international business environment
Working in an ERP environment
Working in a process-oriented organization
Excellent English and German language skills in speaking and writing
You Future With Us
We will provide you with an attractive job in the heart of Hamburg, a position that will enable you to be part of an exciting business environment and to join a motivated, dynamic team.
If you are interested in a multifaceted and challenging job at a television broadcaster and want to join us in shaping an expanding pay TV market, then we look forward to receiving your application.
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