Tribune Media is seeking a Financial Analyst/Senior Financial Analyst to support its Television & Entertainment (TV&E) business, with a primary focus on the Broadcasting segment. The Financial Analyst/Senior Financial Analyst will be a key member of the Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) team, which provides budgeting, forecasting, reporting, and analysis support to Broadcasting leadership and Tribune’s 42 television stations, including over 150 associated digital properties.
In addition to the standard FP&A responsibilities described above, the Financial Analyst/Senior Financial Analyst will be charged with helping to assess the team’s existing tools and business processes, making recommendations for improvement, and working directly with a range of stakeholders including our Business Intelligence (BI) team and distributed Finance organization to execute on selected improvements.
We are seeking someone with a strong work ethic, a high level of intellectual curiosity, and the ability and desire to become an expert in finance and analytics within the media space. The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in finance, economics, or another quantitative field and 2-3 years’ experience in corporate finance, management consulting, investment banking, or a similar quantitative function. As this position has significant exposure to senior leadership, excellent interpersonal skills, including written and oral communication skills, are a must. Previous exposure to IT departments, BI tools (e.g. Tableau), advanced analytical tools (e.g. relational databases/SQL, VB for Applications, etc.), and Financial Planning/ERP systems (e.g. Anaplan, Workday) is a plus.
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