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Senior Financial Analyst

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Beverly Hills, CA 03-25-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. (''MGM'') is seeking a Senior Financial Analyst of New Films to become a member of the Corporate FP&A team and report directly to the VP of Financial Planning.

Responsibilities:
• Coordinate with Vice President on updating and maintaining financial models for all recently released films
• Assist in preparation of financial support during film greenlighting process
• Model various performance sensitivities for upcoming film releases
• Ensure film P&L and cash forecasts are properly reflected during annual Budget and quarterly reforecasts
• Maintain key financial summaries pertaining to new films
• Work with Corporate Accounting and all business units to ensure film models reflect accurate historical data and/or forecast assumptions
• Assist in updating the generic film model periodically as needed
• Support department in updating data from business units and refreshing internal reports used during the annual Business Plan and quarterly forecasts
• Liaise with business units to ensure information is conveyed accurately and within the designated timelines
• Reconcile and consolidate financial results, identifying key drivers of performance and timing variances in the forecast
• Assist in preparing Excel reports and PowerPoint presentations for Senior Management and Board of Directors
• Collaborate with Corporate Accounting team during quarterly and year-end close processes
• Assist in ad hoc corporate finance projects including deal analysis, valuations, M&A and other transactions

Requirements:
• Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Business / Economics or a related field preferred
• Minimum 2 - 3 years financial planning / accounting experience
• Entertainment industry experience preferable
• Aptitude for being precise and detail-oriented
• Analytical mindset to effectively solve complex problems
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to communicate with all levels of company personnel
• Desire and proven track record working in a fast-paced environment
• Ability to work well as a team member and deliver accurate information in a timely manner
• Proficiency in Excel
• Knowledge of Essbase, SAP, Word, PPT a plus

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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.