Manager Production Finance

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><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></p>
<p><strong>VICE x Team</strong></p>
<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">The Finance and Operations Team is supporting the Global Production Services Organisation, which comprises Editorial Production Management, Commercial Production, Post Production and Global Media Operations.</span></p>
<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">The responsibility of the team is to make sure that financial processes are running smoothly for the business and that the performance is reported back to the business, the finance teams and the management.</span></p>
<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">We are a small but effective group. Every team member is able to work self sufficient and needs to have a problem-solving, adaptable and flexible work attitude. Our team atmosphere is collaborative, fast paced and focused.&nbsp;</span></p>
<p><strong>Role x You</strong></p>
<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">You are passionate about bringing together business and finance and are looking to join a global team with multiple areas of engagement. We are looking to hire a Senior Manager, Production Finance, due to time zones preferred anywhere in Europe.</span></p>
<p><strong>In the short term </strong><span style="font-weight: 400;">you are responsible for maintenance of all operational reporting in place and ensuring the quality and timely delivery. Reporting to the VP, Finance and Operations you will be additionally in charge of optimizing and automatizing. With a dotted line to the Director, Production Accounting you are additionally supporting in rolling out global guidelines for Production Accounting Standards and Systems.</span></p>
<p><strong>But after 6 months in this role </strong><span style="font-weight: 400;">we see you supporting any new transformational projects from a financial perspective and supporting the budgeting process and tracking against yearly budgets 2022. We will also challenge you to bring forward ideas for improvements and execute them.</span></p>
<p><strong>And after a year </strong><span style="font-weight: 400;">you are sole owner of financial reporting for the Global Production Service Organisation, connecting the dots via dashboards and highlighting challenges to be addressed.</span></p>
<p><strong>You have these:</strong></p>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Experience with ERP-, BI- and Production Accounting Tools (preferred Netsuite, Domo and Greenslate/PMI)&nbsp;</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Background in Production Accounting&nbsp;</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">5+ years of experience in an operational or transformational finance position</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Strong Excel and G-sheet skills and experience in processing large volumes of data</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Flexible and adaptable working attitude to address changing needs and environment</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Outstanding communication skills</span></li>
<p><strong>We’d love if you also had these:</strong></p>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Ability to work collaboratively within and across functions</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Ability to establish trust and rapport with both operating and financial leaders insides the organization</span></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>