Full Time Job

Manager, Participations

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Culver City, CA 11-29-2020
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. ("MGM") is seeking a Manager in its Participations department to be responsible for the review of participations statements, production costs, and co-distribution true up accountings. The ideal candidate will prepare and/or review all manual reporting and statements paying higher amounts or involving more complex calculations, as well as motion picture and television ultimates, participations planning projections, treasury forecasting, and reconciliations.

• Reporting
• Review participations and box office bonus statements for third party participants, as well as production costs and co-distributor true up statements
• Create and review receipts and/or expense adjustments, interest schedules, and other manual calculations required for accurate reporting
• Review staff reconciliations and diligence work
• Validate the accuracy of statement mailing packages, tax withholding calculations, and payment requisitions
• Validate the accuracy of reporting set ups against contract terms
• Month End Close
• Review analyst work as part of month-end diligence
• Other
• Provide analytical and other support for titles subject to audit
• Prepare and maintain motion picture and television ultimates
• Handle forecasting tasks
• Manage treasury reconciliations
• Participate in staff mentoring, development, and review
• Participate in system and template development/testing

• B.A./B.S. with a major or minor in Accounting, Business, or Finance preferred
• 7 years of prior employment experience in an Accounting, Finance, or Participations department preferred
• Excellent communication skills and attention to detail
• Proficiency with Excel
• Excellent analytical, organizational, and problem-solving skills
• Ability to take initiative, multi-task, and follow through on projects


Company Profile

Become a part of one of the most dynamic and iconic entertainment studios in the world. Enjoy a collegial familial work environment that is brimming with excitement growth and success. Our team is full of forward thinking, open minded, and enthusiastic employees that continuously nourish our growing company. We are committed to bringing on the most talented, passionate and creative people, who want to succeed at a company that promotes internal growth and encourages opportunities to those who are passionate about growing alongside this company.