Full Time Job

Associate, Production Finance


Madrid, Spain 02-20-2021
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

The Production Finance Associate will be part of our International Originals team based in the Madrid office. This role will support Production Finance Managers and cross-functional teams protecting company financial exposure through production oversight and controls.

The Responsibilities:
• Work effectively and decisively within the Netflix International Originals team to coordinate with third party production companies who are producing local content for Netflix
• Update production finance information in Netflix systems, including: tracking and processing production fundings and tracking talent contract and payments
• Analyzing and reviewing cost reports and budgets for tracking and defining variance, throughout the life-cycle of a production
• Develop and maintain a complex system of data analytics to support the process of decision making
• Onboard 3rd party production companies' accounting teams
• Help the 3rd party production companies map their chart of accounts to Netflix's chart of accounts
• Ensure the implementation of Spanish laws and financial regulation with the 3rd party production companies
• Liaise with cross functional team members and other regional offices
• Be an integral part in the research and development of new technologies and software, that will influence the next generation of production finance tools
• Ad hoc projects as needed

• Candidates must have at least 5+ years of accounting/finance experience within the Entertainment business
• Bilingual in English and Spanish required
• Very high Proficiency in Excel, Google suite and proven experience with various software applications (Tableau, ERPS)
• Extremely analytical profile
• Strong Knowledge in budgeting and production accounting/financial systems (MMB, PSL)
• Understanding of the production process from Development to Delivery, is key.
• Candidates must thrive in a fast-paced and challenging environment
• Must display a high level of intellectual curiosity with a focus on generating results
• Must exhibit the highest personal and professional standards of integrity and ethics
• Must be self-motivated, disciplined, highly organized and able to prioritize multiple tasks
• High aptitude and enthusiasm for complex problem solving and analysis utilizing financial applications
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• College degree in accounting or finance

Company Profile

Netflix is the world's leading streaming entertainment service with over 195 million paid memberships in over 190 countries enjoying TV series, documentaries and feature films across a wide variety of genres and languages. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on any internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without adverts or commitments.