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2017-12-122018-01-10

Director, FP&A News Group

New York, NY
  • Job Code
    37709BR
Company NBC Universal

Job Title Director, FP&A News Group

Jobid 23768-390014

Location: New York, NY, 10176, USA

Description **Job Number** 37709BR

**Job Title** Director, FP&A News Group

**Business Segment** NBC News Group

**Sub-Business** News Group

**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.

**Country** United States

**State** New York

**City** New York

**Responsibilities**

The Director, FP&A will work closely with the finance teams across MSNBC and NBC News and have exposure to all aspects of the business. This position reports to the VP, FP&A and Growth Initiatives for News Group. Primary responsibilities include NBC News and division wide financial reporting, oversight of planning cycles, ownership of various SG&A costs.



Job Duties

**Division-wide financial oversight:**



+ Own consolidation of NBC News and division-wide financials across portfolio for all major FP&A cycles (Budget, Estimates, LRP, monthly pacing) including P&L balance sheet and cash flow.

+ Prepare presentations for senior NBCU management (LRP, Budget, Estimates and CFO Monthly Reviews)

+ Analyze divisional financial submissions to understand variances, identify risks and opportunities, and summarize performance.

+ Assist with ad-hoc projects and presentations as needed. **Division financial reporting:**

+ Provide financial visibility throughout quarterly close process.

+ Support various Finance Innovation simplification/streamlining efforts.

+ Key systems and reporting contact to help team troubleshoot as needed. **Operational Support:**

+ Own various SG&A cost budgets, directly supporting operating teams with day-to-day financial support.

**Qualifications/Requirements**

Basic Qualifications



+ Bachelor’s degree in Business, Accounting, Finance, Economics or a related field of study.

+ 8+ years’ experience in an FP&A capacity, with 5+ years in corporate or operational finance role within a media/entertainment company.

+ Proven to be technically sound in financial analysis.

+ Demonstrated superior financial modeling skills.

+ At minimum, intermediate-level proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint.Additional Job Requirements

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

+ Must be willing to work in New York, NY

**Desired Characteristics**

Desired Qualifications



+ SAP familiarity.

+ Demonstrated interpersonal and communication skills.

+ Ability to deliver, while working under time pressure on multiple assignments.

+ Ability to adapt and work well in a rapidly changing environment.

+ Strong analytic ability and detail-oriented.

+ A team player who can also work independently, and is a self-starter.

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



Categories

  • Arts / Entertainment / Media
  • News/Programming/Production

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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