Sign In
 [New User? Sign Up]
Mobile Version

Senior FP&A Analyst


Job Code:
  • Save Ad
  • Email Friend
  • Print

Job Details

Company NBC Universal

Job Title Senior FP&A Analyst

Jobid 23768-380219

Location: London, GBR

Description **Job Number** 35837BR

**Job Title** Senior FP&A Analyst

**Business Segment** Filmed Entertainment Group

**Sub-Business** International UPI

**Posting Category** Finance

**About Us** For almost a century, Universal has been known for its diverse slate of films, including classics such as Jaws, the Jurassic Park series, Mamma Mia, Fast and Furious and Bourne. UPI owns and operates direct theatrical marketing and distribution of feature films in many locations around the globe including Austria, Australia, France, Germany, Italy, Korea, Mexico, Netherlands, Russia, Spain, Switzerland and UK & Eire. In other territories UPI market and distribute movies through its JV offices, as well as in select territories, licensees who are contracted to distribute on UPI's behalf. 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.

**Career Level** Experienced

**Country** United Kingdom

**State/Province** - -

**City** London


This is a commercial and operationally focused role, acting as finance business partner to the UK & Eire OpCo. That will mean owning all FP&A processes and providing financial support at title, project and strategic levels.

Business partnership

- Own the OpCo Operational Storyboard, updating metrics and highlighting areas of focus.

- Support the Sales team to optimise film distribution strategies and rental terms.

- Support the Marketing team with analysis to optimise spend levels, cost splits and campaign strategies.

- Provide a focus on all rights profitability and analysis in support of new initiatives.

- Provide financial and modelling support to analyse commercial opportunities.

FP&A submissions

- Quarter end pacing for by title P&L, overheads and cash.

- Monthly re-submissions for overheads and cash.

- Weekly cash flow forecasting for International Treasury

- Annual budget for overheads.

Title tracking

- Maintain Integrated Planning Documents; work with Marketing to track cost savings and ensure PO’s and invoices are raised on a timely basis.

- By title variance analysis on all budget lines.

- Submit Territory Contribution Reports and ensure they are kept up to date.

- Maintain weekly reporting data for SMT.

Quarter end

- Prepare schedules required for Quarter close: rental accruals, open PO accruals, title allocations, rebate accruals, any others as required.

- Liaise with the Controllership Analyst to ensure all postings are made correctly and the Quarterly accounts are accurately presented.


- Work with International Finance to roll out any new or best practice UK processes to other territories.

- Lead FP&A process improvement projects.

- Ad hoc commercial/financial project analysis.

- Work closely with the Controllership Analyst to ensure FP&A and Controllership activities are aligned.


The successful candidate:

• Ability to work effectively under pressure and multi-task, managing own work load.

• Strong attention to detail, with ability to sense check own work and feed upwards.

• Strong communication and presentation skills, including interaction with Senior Management.

• Strong analytical skills.

• Advanced Excel skills (required) and knowledge of SAP/BW (preferred).

• Track history of process improvement.

• Demonstrable understanding of wider commercial environment.

• Bachelors degree and an accredited UK professional finance qualification (or near completion).

• Previous experience in a similar role.

• Experience in a media environment is an advantage.

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.

Powered By

Featured Jobs