Financial Analyst VICE Studios

VICE Media

Multiple Locations

0 year(s)

Job Description
<p><strong>ABOUT VICE MEDIA GROUP</strong></p>
<p><a href=""><span style="font-weight: 400;">VICE Media Group</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> is the world’s largest independent youth media company.&nbsp; Launched in 1994, VICE has offices in 35 cities across the globe with a focus on five key businesses:, an award-winning international network of digital content; VICE STUDIOS, a feature film and television production studio; VICE, an Emmy-winning international television network; a Peabody award-winning NEWS division with the most Emmy-awarded nightly news broadcast; and VIRTUE, a global, full-service creative agency with 21 offices around the world.&nbsp; VICE's content has been recognized by the Academy of Television Arts &amp; Sciences, Peabodys, Golden Globes, Sundance Film Festival, George Polk, Scripps Howard, PEN Center, Cannes Lions, Knight Foundation, American Society of Magazine Editors, LA Press Club, James Beard and Webbys, among others.&nbsp;</span></p>
<p><strong><span style="font-weight: 400;">VICE Media Group’s portfolio includes</span><a href=""> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Refinery29</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">, the leading global media and entertainment company focused on women;</span><a href=""><span style="font-weight: 400;">&nbsp; </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">PULSE Films</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">, a London-based next-generation production studio with outposts in Los Angeles, New York, Paris and Berlin; </span><a href=""><span style="font-weight: 400;">&nbsp;</span><span style="font-weight: 400;">i-D</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">, a global digital and bimonthly magazine defining fashion and contemporary culture; and</span><a href=""> <span style="font-weight: 400;">Garage</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">, a digital platform and biannual publication converging the worlds of art and design.</span></strong></p>
<p><strong>ROLE SUMMARY:</strong></p>
<p>VICE Studios is seeking a Financial Analyst to play a critical role as a Finance partner to the Scripted and Unscripted divisions.</p>
<li>Managing general ledger for Vice Studios business and its associated legal entities.</li>
<li>Responsible for working with the Head of Finance &amp; Operations and VP of Production in implementing department procedures and workflows.</li>
<li>Prepare monthly consolidated management accounts with detailed department information.</li>
<li>Provide financial support to Production Executives, by facilitating in the preparation of the monthly department reports.</li>
<li>Participate in creating all production accounting policies and procedures and ensuring staff compliance</li>
<li>Ensuring all books and records are kept up to date and can be presented to the auditors</li>
<li>Support Head of Finance &amp; Operations in the creation &amp; management of SPV’s.</li>
<li>Provide guidance with accounting database systems and administration.</li>
<li>Support the AP &amp; AR Functions, by working closing with the Production Accountant and Jr Production accountant.</li>
<p><strong>REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:</strong></p>
<li>Minimum 3 years’ experience in accounting.</li>
<li>Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance</li>
<li>Ideal candidate will have a mix of public accounting and in-house experience in the production industry</li>
<li>Capability to work well under pressure, manage multiple deadline simultaneously and demonstrate strong analytical skills</li>
<li>Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing with all levels from senior management to junior members of staff.</li>
<li>Strong technical skills: Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint.</li>
<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">We want to find people who believe in our goals and feel inspired enough to grow while they’re here to fill the role, rather than someone who checks the boxes but isn’t invested. We encourage you to apply and show us what you’ve got.&nbsp;</span></p>
<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">If you require reasonable accommodation during the application and selection process, please let us know.&nbsp; We will work together to best meet your needs.</span></p>
<p><strong>Working at VICE</strong></p>
<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">VICE prioritizes the ideas and people that other media companies miss. We believe that innovation is a direct result of diverse, inclusive cultures so we don’t just “tolerate” differences, we celebrate it and see it as essential to our staff, culture, and business. To learn more read the</span><a href=""> <strong>VICE Guide to VICE</strong></a></p>
<p><strong>Agencies: </strong><span style="font-weight: 400;">VICE Media Group is not partnering with agencies nor accepts unsolicited resumes and will not be responsible for any fees or expenses related to such unsolicited resumes and/or applicants.</span></p>