Full Time Job

Manager, FP&A


New York, NY 06-12-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Paramount Global (NASDAQ: PARA, PARAA) is a leading global media and entertainment company that creates premium content and experiences for audiences worldwide. Driven by iconic studios, networks and streaming services, Paramount's portfolio of consumer brands includes CBS, Showtime Networks, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, Paramount+, Pluto TV and Simon & Schuster, among others. Paramount delivers the largest share of the US television audience and boasts one of the industry's most important and extensive libraries of TV and film titles. In addition to offering innovative streaming services and digital video products, the company provides powerful capabilities in production, distribution, and advertising solutions.

Paramount is looking for a new Manager to join the team! The Manager of FP&A will support the CBS News Digital division and will report to the Director, FP&A. The Manager will assist in ensuring the completeness and integrity of forecasts and budgets, tracking performance, managing monthly operating expenses, and using analysis to assist in driving informed decision making.

This position offers the right candidate an excellent opportunity within a successful and growing global media organization. It will provide multifaceted exposure to the evolving streaming platforms while working within the broader media umbrella of Paramount.
Overview and Responsibilities
• Build and maintain financial reporting packages and KPI dashboards
• Construct strategic beneficial analyses around growth opportunities, expense optimization, and business metrics and to drive better decision and results
• Conduct research and analysis into issues and questions raised by leadership team to inform decision-making
• Partner with cross-functional teams to help optimize business performance, including identifying trends, gaps, insights and opportunity areas within the business
• Drive operational improvements through automation and dashboards
• Contribute to large presentations by preparing data and crafting slides
• Ad hoc requests and analyses will be frequent

Basic Qualifications
• At least 5+ years experience in FP&A or equivalent quantitative roles
• Bachelor's Degree required, preferably in Finance, Accounting or Economics
• Advanced Degree a plus

Additional Qualifications
• Prior experience in digital media, specifically in advertising-free video on demand(AVOD) role, is highly desirable
• Proactive, self-starter who takes ownership and responsibility for assigned tasks
• Excellent time, project management, and execution skills
• Challenges the status quo and brings up new ideas
• Strong analytical skills, with an ability to understand and articulate financial data accurately
• Advanced proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint
• Advanced knowledge of Cognos TM1 and Oracle Financials a plus

Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

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Company Profile

ViacomCBS delivers premium content to audiences across traditional and emerging platforms worldwide. Through television, streaming and digital content, studio production, publishing, live events, merchandise and more, we connect with billions of people.