Financial Analyst

  • Paramount Pictures
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Apr 03, 2018
Full time Accounting Finance

Job Description

This position is responsible for various cash application and billing functions within the WW Credit & Collections group at Paramount Pictures.

Responsibilities to include, but not limited to:

  • Interpret and analyze daily domestic/Canada bank statement/lockbox information for TV, Home Media, Studios, Non-Theatrical Receipts
  • Prepare internal cash log based on daily bank statement/lockbox information
  • Reconcile cash log maintained to daily bank statement/lockbox information
  • Act as point person for questions/research from various internal groups regarding daily domestic/Canada banking receipt information
  • Determine cash applications for input into various billing systems based on banking information vs. billing system customer aging reports
  • Ensure all cash receipts are applied/posted to customer's accounts on a timely basis
  • Prepare journal entries as they relate to cash applications on a timely basis
  • Gather data, reports, invoices and back-up for ad hoc audit requests from various groups/weekly VAT reporting requirements
  • Assist various internal groups with invoicing/billing system inquiries/requests
  • Prepare invoices with special requirements prior to sending to customers
  • Daily interaction/cooperation with various internal groups to expedite the cash application process
  • Handle any additional ad hoc requests as necessary

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Minimum 3 years related work experience

Additional Qualifications

Desired skills/experience

  • Proficient in Excel and Word
  • SAP experience preferred but not required
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience in Entertainment Industry
  • Self-motivated, self starter
  • Must be detail oriented and able to handle multiple tasks
  • Must be able to work reasonable overtime at month end closes when necessary
We’re an equal opportunity employer (EOE). 

At Viacom, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. Viacom is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.