Manager, Distribution Finance Job at AMC Networks Inc. – 4.1 in New York, NY

The Manager, Distribution Finance will be responsible for preparing the monthly rolling forecast, annual budget, and deal analysis for the distribution business (i.e., Affiliate Sales, Content Licensing, and EST/TVOD). The Manager will be expected to analyze performance of various clients based on information from internal sources, research tools and public company filings. The Manager, Distribution Finance will report directly to the Director, Distribution Finance. This position will be required to work closely with finance, distribution, marketing, and accounting.

Job Responsibilities:
Budget/Forecast (Content Licensing and EST/TVOD):
Manage detailed 5-year financial revenue models.

Develop and maintain financial forecasts and maintain financial databases.

Prepare annual Budget LRP and reports for senior management.

Distribution Deals (Linear Affiliate Distribution, SVOD, EST/TVOD, and AVOD):

Perform financial analysis of proposed economics.

Review contractual provisions during negotiations to ensure economic terms within the financial model and contract agree.

Analyze subscriber and financial history.

Research Business Development opportunities with respect to AMCN’s SVOD services.

Perform ad hoc analysis to support the distribution business as necessary.

Develop an understanding of AMCN distribution products and their position in the marketplace.

Research and summarize industry trends to inform forecast as well as renewal strategy.

Qualifications & Attributes:
Undergraduate degree in Economics, Accounting/Finance, or a related field.

3-5 years in Finance

Prior experience with financial modeling required.

Prior budget or forecast experience is a requirement.

Prior experience within the Cable Networks industry preferred.

Strong business acumen and communication skills.

Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Word).

Extremely diligent with a high attention to detail.

Comfortable working in high pressure situations.

Accountable for quality and accuracy of work.

Must be a creative problem solver and a quick thinker.

About the Company

Company: AMC Networks Inc. – 4.1

Company Location:  New York, NY

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