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Sr. Manager, IT Finance

Universal City, CA
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Sr. Manager, IT Finance

Jobid 23768-386684

Location: Universal City, CA, 91608, USA

Description **Job Number** 37004BR

**Job Title** Sr. Manager, IT Finance

**Business Segment** Operations & Technical Services

**Sub-Business** O&TS 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.

**Country** United States

**State** California

**City** Universal City


The Technology organization is part of NBCUniversal Operations and Technology division. The Technology Finance team at NBCUniversal directs and oversees all financial matters pertaining to the Technology arm of NBCUniversal. Technology finance strategically supports the Chief Information Officer and senior technology leadership of NBCUniversal ultimately responsible for all planning and estimate cycles, internal reporting, and all related analysis for NBCU Technology’s financial results. Technology Finance is instrumental in the development and achievement of operational metrics to ensure the realization of financial and operational objectives. The Technology Finance team has the unique opportunity to become immersed in the Company's technology strategy, with the ability to gain an understanding of how that strategy reveals itself across all aspects of NBCUniversal’s businesses. The team oversees or influences 84% of the company’s current technology spend and helps guide the Technology organization’s strategic pillars: digital transformation, business growth and innovation, global enablement, and core operations.

Role Summary

The Senior Manager, IT Finance oversees the financial operations, budgeting, forecasting and reporting for both an Operating Expense and a Capital Expense budget on a gross and net (after allocations) basis. This position is based out of Universal City, CA.


+ The person in this role will work with senior management in the Technology organization, the finance team, and across all operating and support areas of the business, to develop, consolidate and report quarterly estimates, strategic and operating plans (LRP and Budget), and related variances for their budgets.

+ This person is responsible for consolidating and communicating all associated direct allocations within their budget to our various NBCU business partners, serving as a key liaison between Technology and the business as they build and analyze their respective budgets.

+ This person coordinates the quarterly closes for their respective areas of responsibility and ensures accurate and timely reporting to the Sr. Director, Technology Finance.

+ The Senior Manager will help to drive process simplification and improvement, largely as it pertains to internal financial reporting and forecasting, and financial processes for the teams they support.

+ This person will also perform standard and special analyses that provides insightful views into the operations and financial performance of their areas of responsibility, including finding, evaluating and reporting on potential savings initiatives and risks and opportunities to the organization’s financial goals and commitments.

+ Perform other duties as assigned


+ Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field

+ Minimum of six (6) years’ experience in an accounting or financial planning and analysis role

+ Willingness to travel to New York and work overtime when necessary

**Desired Characteristics**

+ Knowledge of Applications and Systems a plus: SAP, Essbase, BW, etc.

+ Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

+ Ability to partner with and communicate effectively with all levels of operations and senior management

+ Proven ability to adhere to tight deadlines

+ Self-motivated team player

+ Able to perform in a dynamic, fast paced environment with minimal supervision

+ Excellent planning, organizational and analytical skills

+ Very strong verbal and written communication skills

+ Customer focused

+ Experience managing capital budgets and modeling capital investments

+ Experience managing a complex allocation model

+ Desire to learn about Technology operations in a large, media environment

+ Ability to work independently and manage time effectively

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.


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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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