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Senior Analyst, Production Finance & Accounting

Entertainment One

Santa Monica, CA 02-11-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

Position Summary:

Across the Entertainment One content slate including Scripted, Unscripted, Film and Television, the Senior Analyst, Development will administer the day-to-day development spend and accounting function. They will work cross-functionally with the Studio divisions including Business and Legal Affairs, Physical Production, Corporate Finance, Production Finance, Creative, and Treasury.

• Responsible for the day-to-day accounting for Film & TVs development slate
• Coordinate with BLA and Physical Production teams to set up writer rooms and onboard talent
• Process weekly payroll for Film & TV's development slate and track in smart accounting
• Set up vendors, purchase orders, pay and track invoices in Smart Accounting
• Review development general ledgers
• Reconcile CASHet cards
• Prepare development cost reports and summaries for studio management
• Administer First Look Deal payments and provide spend analysis
• Provide financial support to team members as needed
• Assist in month end close reporting
• Assist with various internal and external financial and guild audit requests
• Research payroll and Accounts Payable issues

• 3-5+ years Production Accounting experience
• Entertainment industry production accounting software experience required including Smart Accounting, Smart Time, Smart Start Vista, Scenechronize.
• Understanding of SAG-AFTRA, DGA, WGA, and IATSE union contracts
• Production accounting background/experience along with knowledge of financial systems and general accounting concepts
• Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or related field
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to read, comprehend, and interpret contracts
• Ability to research and report on relevant data
• Ability to analyze data and make recommendations
• Thorough knowledge of Microsoft applications (i.e., Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.)
• Detail oriented
• Able to organize, prioritize, and coordinate multiple tasks

Company Profile
Entertainment One

Entertainment One Ltd. (eOne) is a talent-driven independent studio that specializes in the development, acquisition, production, financing, distribution and sales of entertainment content. As part of global play and entertainment company Hasbro (NASDAQ: HAS), eOne's expertise spans across film, television and music production and sales; family programming, merchandising and licensing; digital content; and live entertainment. Through its extensive reach and scale, and a deep commitment to high-quality entertainment, eOne unlocks the power and value of creativity.