Content Distribution is searching for a dynamic finance professional that will play a business-critical role in developing strategy and analysis to support the optimization of value secured through its distributors for NBCUs portfolio of cable networks, RSNs and broadcast networks. This individual will join an outstanding team in this high growth business, working cross-functionally with Sales, Pricing, FP&A, legal and the networks, and particularly with the CFO and VP of FP&A & Strategy of the Content Distribution group in creating the economic framework and analyses to support the sales team in growing revenue and negotiating contracts.
Responsibilities: • Maintain keen awareness of Pay TV industry dynamics to provide macro points of view and the creative/critical thinking required to formulate positions, create complex economic and pricing models. • Identify industry risks and opportunities and ensure deal economics are consistent with NBCU strategy. • Build robust, flexible financial models to support industry analysis. • Evaluate value of rights and ability to monetize. • Maintain quarterly KPIs and communicate to Executive Management. • Support other network initiatives, which may include strategic planning, valuations, LRP development, content acquisition analysis, and other ad hoc projects.
~Bachelor’s Degree in accounting or finance; MBA preferred. ~5 -7 years of experience in financial analysis and modeling for a content deal team, strategy or business development group, highly desired. Knowledge of the cable/entertainment industry a must. ~Demonstrated analytical strength and process mindset; ability to identify creative solutions and isolate key issues quickly. ~Excellent written and oral communication skills. Clearly articulate rationale and support for positions and results. ~Strong interpersonal skills; works collaboratively with a diverse team. ~Outstanding Excel and Powerpoint skills
Internal Number: 38139BR
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