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VP, Finance Operations

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Company NBC Universal

Job Title VP, Finance Operations

Jobid 23768-393780

Location: London, GBR

Description **Job Number** 38275BR

**Job Title** VP, Finance Operations

**Business Segment** Staff

**Sub-Business** International Corporate

**Posting Category** Finance

**About Us** NBCUniversal’s international operations outside the US and Canada include film and television distribution, home entertainment distribution, channels, film and television production, theme parks and news operations. The company is led by Kevin MacLellan, Chairman. MacLellan is responsible for oversight of all NBCUniversal International’s businesses, as well as identifying and executing international growth opportunities for both NBCUniversal and Comcast Corporation. With more than 2,200 employees across 34 countries, NBCUniversal’s international portfolio consists of international channels delivering quality content to 176 territories across EMEA, Latin America and Asia; television production labels in both UK and Australia; a library of 4,000 feature films and 75,000 TV episodes for international television distribution; direct film distribution operations in 11 countries; direct home entertainment distribution operations in 7 countries with licensee relationships covering approximately 55 additional territories; CNBC International, which broadcasts across EMEA and APAC; Parks & Resorts operated through license agreements in Singapore and Japan; and an international NBC News team based in London. 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 Kingdom

**State** - -

**City** London



Leadership and day to day:

• Lead a direct team of ~25 and an outsourced team of ~140

• Manage budget ~$5m

• Build and maintain strong customer orientated relationships across the International Division both centrally and at a local Operating Company level; within Finance and with the Business management teams

• Owner of robust & efficient service delivery and compliance frameworks & performance for International Financial Operations covering Payroll, Accounts Payable, Order to Cash and Record to Report processes

• Responsibility optimising benefits from all third party contractual performance and relationship management for BPO and other service partners

• Drive the identification and implementation of process simplification/optimisation opportunities working closely with Domestic counterparts and with the business to drive value opportunities from the financial operating model

• Overseeing statutory and internal audits pertaining to International Finance Operations

• Leverage the benefits of the financial operating model through exploiting opportunities for strategic expansion, optimising technology,

• Lead effective Governance framework which is customer & efficiency orientated

Skills and behaviours

• Excellent leader who can set direction, deliver in line with tight timeframes or set deliverables

• Inspire a team to deliver high quality content with excellent performance output.

• Results orientated with an excellent track record of success

• Ability to identify and lead in an ever changing environment and have the ability to adapt accordingly

• Experience and ability leading and managing within a complex matrix organisation

• Excellent communication skills who has the ability to influence across all divisional and functional groups

Specific work experience

• Experience of working in a large, complex, multinational organisation

• Substantial experience leading large teams ideally within a financial shared service environment with parts of that team working remotely. Previous track record of operating at a senior management level



  • Management/Finance/Administration/IT

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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