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Manager, Finance, Group Digital

NBC Sports Group

Location: Stamford, CT
Job Status: Full Time
Posted/Updated: 2/4/2019

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Job Description:

Responsibilities

Role Purpose
The NBC Sports Digital Group is a growing business that is constantly exploring new revenue platforms as well as general cost analysis. This role serves as a key position in the Digital Media Sports Group and will support the group in all financial aspects of the digital business. This position reports to the Sports Group Digital Finance Director.

Responsibilities

  • Create and maintain the operating and capital budgets and forecasts for Sports Group Digital
  • Track spending against budget, and work closely with the various operators and third party vendors to ensure spending stays within approved limits
  • Financial reporting and analysis across the Sports group digital properties, including month and quarter-end close and analysis
  • Create, maintain and track capital spending
  • Manage accounts receivable and accounts payable for all NBC Sports Digital businesses
  • Assist with headcount, payroll and travel of Sports Group Digital employees, including monthly cost allocations to digital divisions
  • Consolidate Sports Group Digital financials on a monthly and quarterly basis for reporting to senior management
  • Ensure proper business controls, including general ledger accounting activities and multiple platform interfaces
  • Maintain partnerships with other divisions such as Ad Sales, Tax, Legal, and Risk Management to ensure NBC Sports Digital is in compliance with all policies and regulations
  • Participate in ad hoc projects, as necessary




Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or related field
  • Minimum of four (4) years of experience in Finance and Accounting

Additional Qualifications
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong excel skills
  • Financial reporting experience
  • Ability to work in rapidly changing environment


Eligibility Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #: )
  • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
  • Must be willing to work in Stamford, CT
  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
  • 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

    • Ability to work independently
    • Willingness and ability to drive change and process improvement
    • Detail orientated
    • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build consensus
    • Proven technical and analytical skills; ability to collect and analyze raw data, draw conclusions, and develop actionable recommendations
    • Two years internal business experience
    • Solid communication / presentation skills - verbal and written




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