Full Job Description
Location New York, New York
Position Type: Full Time
Job ID 175835BR
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The Senior Finance Analyst will be an integral member of the Advertising Revenue Products and Monetization team. Critical to the role is to assist in providing accurate and timely financial reporting and consolidation for Warner Media's linear and domestic advertising revenue. Further, this role will also support the digital revenue order to cash process and be a key contact for various digital and non-standard agreements. This position reports to the Senior Manager, Financial Compliance & Reporting.
Own financial reporting deliverables and support finance team including consolidations, presentations and Hyperion Essbase maintenance. Primary deliverables include reporting packages for monthly close, forecast and annual budget.
Contractual review and interpretation of various ad sales agreements (non-standard and revenue share) to make recommendations on accounting treatment, reporting requirements, and to identify operational implications.
Lead the executive summary, analysis and key takeaways for certain agreements.
Partner with WarnerMedia's U.S. based digital sales, planning and account services teams on implementation of third-party partner agreements including financial analysis of terms.
Primary liaison between planning, yield and account services to provide digital booking guidance and ensure proper order to cash controls are adhered to.
Reconcile and approve digital billing adjustments and ensure timely resolution.
Assist with development and implementation of new corporate reporting requirements
Additional responsibilities include; ad hoc and special requests for senior management, partnering with third party technology vendor to support a smooth reporting process.
Minimum Experience Requirements:
Four to six years of finance experience with a minimum of three years' experience in a financial planning and analysis role with strong organizational and technical skills
Advanced knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
Desirable Experience Requirements:
Knowledge of Hyperion Essbase (or related database systems)
Experience in digital media and/or working with advertising sales teams
Experience with Operative One or other digital media booking system a plus
MBA or equivalent degree a plus
Paid time off every year to volunteer
Access to well-being tools, resources, and freebies
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Warner Media, LLC and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or any other category protected by law.