Full Time Job

Sr. Financial Analyst, Controllership

NBC Sports

Stamford, CT 03-03-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

Role Purpose:
This role serves as a key position in the NBC Sports Regional Networks Controllership function. This role will be responsible for assisting with all financial aspects of the business, and requires understanding of accounting/finance and the ability to partner with business units, Corporate Finance and Comcast. The Sr. Financial Analyst, Controllership reports to the Director, Accounting.

• Preparation of quarterly financial statements (Balance Sheet, Income Statement, Cash Flows)
• Prepare and record journal entries related to debt and ad hoc transactions for SportsNet NewYork
• Prepare quarter end data requests ensuring timely and accurate submission to NBCU Corp
• Assist with balance sheet, account reconciliation and journal entry reviews
• Capital project creation including the review and monitoring of HQ CIP
• SAP Decentralized Maintainer for the RSNs (open/close accounts/profit centers/cost centers)
• Identify opportunities to standardize controllership activities across the portfolio
• Ad hoc variance analysis and projects

Basic Qualifications
• Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
• Minimum of two (2) years of relevant experience

Eligibility Requirements
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• Must be willing to work in Stamford, CT
• Ability to work non-traditional hours, weekends and holidays as necessary to meet deadlines
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
• Must be 18 years or older
• It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal's affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Desired Characteristics
• Proficient in use of SAP/BPC or similar accounting software
• Proficient in Microsoft Office and a Windows environment, including advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills
• Strong work ethic and positive attitude
• Strong communication skills
• Detail oriented
• Ability to effectively work independently
• Ability to accurately and efficiently handle multiple tasks at once
• Ability to set and manage priorities in order to meet deadlines