Manager, Programming Finance

Ref#: 35137
CBS Business Unit: Showtime
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: West Hollywood, CA, US

We are looking for manager to join the Original Programming Finance group. This position will be responsible for contract and deal review related to the worldwide content licensing of Showtime product across multiple platforms. This position will need to understand the financial components and terminology commonly used in content distribution contracts and fundamental accounting policies related to cash and revenue recognition. The candidate must be detail orientated and have experience working with Microsoft Excel and Tableau Business Intelligence (or similar system). Prior experience in content licensing and distribution is a plus.

The approved candidate will support the Original Programming Finance team with the following key job functions:

• Contract and deal review related to the worldwide content licensing of Showtime product across multiple platforms
• Ensure main deal points are accurately represented and accounted for in order to maintain the integrity of our forecasting system
• Assist with monthly revenue and FP&A process
• Help generate revenue and cash analytical reports containing multiple attributes
• Functional working in a business intelligence system, with the ability to query and report on data from multiple systems
• Assist in developing and automating multi-layer reporting for long range planning and analytics
• Proficient in MS Excel and Tableau Business Intelligence (or similar system)
• Superior communication and interpersonal skills
• Exceptional attention to detail
• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment under deadlines
• Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and prioritize when necessary
• Experience in contract review and analysis
• Understand financial components of content licensing and distribution contracts
• Knowledge of accounting policies, specifically related to revenue recognition
• Television distribution experience

About Us:

SHOWTIME and its critically-acclaimed, award-winning original series continue to make their mark on the cultural landscape, with one of the most successful programming slates in all of television. With an impressive line-up of new and returning original series, the SHOWTIME hit dramas and comedies include HOMELAND, SHAMELESS, BILLIONS, RAY DONOVAN, THE AFFAIR, SMILF, THE CHI, KIDDING, ESCAPE AT DANNEMORA and BLACK MONDAY. Original series play a key part in the SHOWTIME programming mix, along with box office hits, comedy and music specials, provocative documentaries, and hard-hitting sports programming, including the flagship franchise SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® and the Emmy Award-winning veteran series INSIDE THE NFL. SHOWTIME is currently available to subscribers via cable, DBS and telco providers, and as a stand-alone streaming service through Amazon, Apple®, Google, LG Smart TVs, Oculus Go, Roku®, Samsung and Xbox One. Consumers can also subscribe to SHOWTIME via Amazon’s Prime Video Channels, DirecTV Now, FuboTV, Hulu, Sling TV, Sony PlayStation™ Vue, and YouTube TV. The network’s authentication service, SHOWTIME ANYTIME, is available at no additional cost to SHOWTIME customers who subscribe to the network through participating providers. Subscribers can also watch on their computers at and

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