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Director, Financial Reporting

Universal City, CA
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Director, Financial Reporting

Jobid 23768-383983

Location: Universal City, CA, 91608, USA

Description **Job Number** 36569BR

**Job Title** Director, Financial Reporting

**Business Segment** Staff

**Sub-Business** Corporate Finance

**Posting Category** Finance

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

Why NBCU Finance?

+ NBCU’s portfolio includes Universal Parks & Resorts, Universal Pictures, NBC News Group, NBC Sports Group, a suite of broadcast and cable networks, and more. Each organization has a finance function, so growth and promotional opportunities are virtually unlimited.

+ Access to a global network of finance professionals

+ Robust learning and development opportunities allow you exposure to finance throughout NBCUniversal’s portfolio. Our training plans ensure that you’ll be increasing your skillset.

+ Be part of the company you interact with every day: waking up with Today, heading to Universal Studios for a family trip, freshening up your movie smarts on Fandango, or wrapping up the day with the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon or Saturday Night Live

**Career Level** Experienced

**Country** United States

**State/Province** California

**City** Universal City


Here what you’ll do in this role

+ Responsible for the compilation and review of NBCU’s consolidated quarterly and annual financial statements and the preparation and analysis of financial information underlying the statements, footnotes and supporting schedules

+ Review financial statement analysis on a quarterly and annual basis, including the preparation and presentation of a quarterly balance sheet reporting package for NBCU finance leadership and Comcast

+ Support the SEC reporting team in all aspects of quarterly and annual SEC and other filings

+ Perform U.S. GAAP and SEC accounting research and provide technical guidance and leadership regarding implementation of new accounting standards. Work with NBCU business controllers to gather and support information necessary to address new standard implementations

+ Liaise closely with NBCU business controllers on business issues impacting financial statement and footnote presentation and disclosure

+ Prepare collaborative responses to standard and ad-hoc inquiries and requests from NBCU Corporate FP&A and Comcast

+ Participate in ad hoc projects, including assisting the corporate controllership team with peer comparison disclosures, acquisitions/divestitures & due diligence activities;

+ Partner with the corporate legal team and compliance office to maintain and enforce the Company’s Money Laundering Prevention Policy

+ Partner with external and internal auditors to support quarter and year-end financial audits and internal control reviews

+ Establish and monitor key internal controls over financial reporting to ensure compliance with Sarbanes Oxley; assist business process owners as needed with control improvements and documentation

+ Write clear, meaningful memos updating management on temporary and permanent changes to the SOX environment


Basic Qualifications

If this sounds like you, we can’t wait to meet you!


+ Minimum 10 years work experience preferably inclusive of a minimum 7 years of public accounting and internal/external financial reporting experience

+ Bachelor's or master’s degree in accounting or related field

+ Strong knowledge of IFRS, US GAAP and SEC accounting and disclosure standards and a genuine interest and proven ability to research complex accounting and finance matters

+ Project management skills and an ability to perform thorough and complex financial statement analytics

+ Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Access

Fine Print for Eligibility

+ Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

+ Must be willing to work in Universal City, CA

+ Must be willing to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice

**Desired Characteristics**

Desired Characteristics

+ Excellent oral and written communication skills

+ Project management skills and an ability to perform thorough and complex financial statement analytics

+ Must be able to work in fast pace environment, under pressure with tight deadlines

+ Top candidates will have media industry experience or expertise

+ SAP & Business Warehouse knowledge

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Clickto view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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