North America / United States / NY / New York City

Finance & Corporate Development

#: 84462-en_US / 84462

Regular

Full-Time

Analyst, Digital Finance – 84462

Finance and Corporate Development – USA New York, New York 

 

 

The Financial Analyst is a member of the Digital Finance team.  This is a fast paced, high performing team that executes the overall financial planning and analysis of some of the fastest growing products within the Media portfolio.  The Financial Analyst will be crucial to executing revenue recognition, understanding client trends, and providing management with key performance indicators.  

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Support monthly revenue recognition for all digital clients and products

  • Create Dashboards Provide analytics and insights into the trends of the digital clients; utilize historical data in forecasting future trends and outlook

  • Drive the development and implementation of creative solutions to improve quality, timeliness and control within the financial planning, analysis and reporting processes

  • Partner with various groups including Sales, Operations, Contracts, Finance to report out findings, trends and identify solutions for potential issues

  • Business Partner with key top accounts Amazon, Roku, Facebook, Google and support forecasting and other initiatives

  • Support annual budget planning, partner with business leads on strategic priorities, and assist with narratives and storytelling around the business

  • Perform various ad hoc financial analysis for management 

 

The ideal candidate is curious, and coachable.  An analytical mindset will benefit the Financial Analyst on a daily basis as critical thinking is required to excel.  Appropriate prioritization of tasks is paramount as multiple initiatives will be engaged at once.  The Financial Analyst will be given ample opportunity to grow, once a positive track record is established.

 

Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Accounting, Economics or related field

  • 1-2 years’ experience in data or financial analysis

  • Must have a strong work ethic, self-motivated work style and a good attention to detail and enjoy a dynamic environment with new challenges and changing work priorities

  • Individual contributor and team player with great communication and interpersonal skills

  • Strong organizational skills, close attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines

  • Strong communication skills

  • Proficiency in Excel, Google Sheets, Google Slides, Word and PowerPoint, ability to learn SAP Financial system and Salesforce required

 

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Job Type: Regular 

Primary Location:  New York,New York 

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Travel:  No