Turner Broadcasting Senior Financial Analyst in Atlanta, Georgia

Posting Job Title Senior Financial Analyst

Time Warner Division Turner

Business Unit_TBS




Cable/Broadcast Television Networks

Games – Development & Publishing

Online Content/Services

Area of Interest Finance/Accounting


United States - Georgia - Atlanta

Requisition #


Position Type Full Time

Posting Job Description

The Turner Story

Turner is a division of Time Warner along with our sister companies, HBO and Warner Bros. We are better known as the folks who bring you CNN, HLN, TCM, TNT, TBS, Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, Turner Sports and so much more! From cutting-edge breaking news stories, up-to-the-minute sports coverage, and the characters we grew up loving on to the shows we love today, Turner continues to be the gold standard in first class television programming and a demonstrated leader in digital content. We tell the stories the world wants to hear. Won’t you be a part of our story? http://www.turner.com/

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What part will you play?

  • This finance position is responsible for partnering with Turner's entertainment, kids and news U.S. based sales divisions
  • Integral member of the Ad Sales Finance Resource Allocation & Incentivization team providing valuable insights and consultative services for sales and finance executives
  • This role will deliver accurate and timely financial reporting for advertising sales expenses that will inform and support business decisions
  • Position will report to the Sr. Manager, Ad Sales Finance

What will you be doing?

  • Be a business knowledgeable advisor to divisional leadership in management and administration of expense budgets; leading meetings to review actual results and the development of monthly forecasts, annual budgets, and long-range plans
  • Develop, prepare, and deliver ad hoc analyses and presentations to operational and financial management at multiple levels
  • This can include modeling staffing request, preparing product P&Ls and identifying key business metrics and drivers
  • Provide timely updates and feedback of financial performance to identify risk and opportunities to the business
  • Collaborate with Revenue Finance in deal review and management of P&L reporting for forecast and budget
  • Fully understand expense allocation methodologies in order to communicate drivers to receiving business units and contribute to their on-going evaluation
  • Partner with Accounting teams to ensure accuracy and completeness of Actuals Continuously evaluate processes and procedures, assuring ability to meet business needs, add value, and operate efficiently

What do we require from you?

  • High degree of initiative and intellectual curiosity
  • Strong client service skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize while demonstrating sense of urgency
  • Experience with Hyperion Planning, Essbase/SmartView, or similar
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to communicate business drivers
  • Experience dealing directly with all levels of management and ability to anticipate needs
  • Advanced verbal and written communication skills
  • Desire for ownership and ability to operate independently in fast paced, dynamic environment
  • Team player who adapts to change
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance (Master's or CPA desirable)
  • 4-6 years of relevant experience, including forecasting and budgeting
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

But wait, there’s more!

  • Paid time off every year to volunteer
  • 2016 Best Company forWorking Mothers
  • An in-houselearning and development teamto help shape and grow your career
  • Part of the Time Warner family of powerhouse brands

Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and E-Verify users. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.