Senior Manager, Global Audit

Disney Burbank , CA 91506

Posted 5 months ago

Job Description:

Responsible for leading all external and internal Global Distribution audits and overseeing the team responsible for execution of audits.

Job Type

Full Time

Segment

Studio Entertainment

Category

Finance and Accounting

Basic Qualifications

  • 7-9 years' relevant Finance /Accounting experience or equivalent work experience within the film distribution industry

  • Excellent math and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to work well in a team environment

  • Applies strong interpersonal skills in daily work activities

  • Multi-tasks by switching smoothly from one project to another

  • Expresses written or verbal ideas, thoughts, or facts in a clear, convincing and organized way

  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, (Word, Excel, Outlook) and SAP

  • Know how or where to obtain information; is resourceful

  • Collaborates across function and finds common ground with various groups and individuals

  • Analyzes problems effectively and takes action to resolve issues

  • Supports productivity and moral of the team

Business

The Walt Disney Studios

Required Education

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting other business field of study, including NABSA foreign education equivalent

Preferred Qualifications

  • 3 years' experience at a top 10 accounting firm as a Senior Auditor or corporate accountant

  • Experience leading others

  • Education with a motion picture studio or theatre chain is a plus, but not required

  • Passed CPA exam, or international equivalent

Postal Code
91521

Responsibilities

  • Oversee the strategy and execution of all global sales audits to generate additional film rental

  • Manage relationships with key sales stakeholders and exhibitors to resolve any issues with audits

  • Manage settlement negotiations with circuits under audit

  • Act as lead partner with external auditing law firm Sargoy, Stein, Rosen and Shapiro

  • Lead internal exhibitor audits to increase level of additional film rentals

  • Collaborate with sales team to create strategy for negotiations, discussion documents, and settlements

  • Partner with WDSMP Sales and Cash Department to ensure proper application and collection of monies from all audits

  • Oversee interactions, data requests, payment notifications, audit preparation and communication for external auditing law firm

  • Expand auditing to include VPF integrators on a global scale

  • Communicate status of audits, negotiations and strategy to upper management

  • Oversee Senior Auditors

  • Interacts with finance team with regard to settlement forecasts and payment schedules

  • Interacts with marketing team on marketing consideration as part of settlements

  • Key audit liaison with in-house legal team and external auditors

  • As needed, collaborate with WDSMP Sales and A/R department to create settlement scales and assist in film rental applications.

Job Description

Responsible for leading all external and internal Global Distribution audits and overseeing the team responsible for execution of audits.

Basic Qualifications

  • 7-9 years' relevant Finance /Accounting experience or equivalent work experience within the film distribution industry

  • Excellent math and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to work well in a team environment

  • Applies strong interpersonal skills in daily work activities

  • Multi-tasks by switching smoothly from one project to another

  • Expresses written or verbal ideas, thoughts, or facts in a clear, convincing and organized way

  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, (Word, Excel, Outlook) and SAP

  • Know how or where to obtain information; is resourceful

  • Collaborates across function and finds common ground with various groups and individuals

  • Analyzes problems effectively and takes action to resolve issues

  • Supports productivity and moral of the team

Required Education

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting other business field of study, including NABSA foreign education equivalent

Preferred Qualifications

  • 3 years' experience at a top 10 accounting firm as a Senior Auditor or corporate accountant

  • Experience leading others

  • Education with a motion picture studio or theatre chain is a plus, but not required

  • Passed CPA exam, or international equivalent

Responsibilities

  • Oversee the strategy and execution of all global sales audits to generate additional film rental

  • Manage relationships with key sales stakeholders and exhibitors to resolve any issues with audits

  • Manage settlement negotiations with circuits under audit

  • Act as lead partner with external auditing law firm Sargoy, Stein, Rosen and Shapiro

  • Lead internal exhibitor audits to increase level of additional film rentals

  • Collaborate with sales team to create strategy for negotiations, discussion documents, and settlements

  • Partner with WDSMP Sales and Cash Department to ensure proper application and collection of monies from all audits

  • Oversee interactions, data requests, payment notifications, audit preparation and communication for external auditing law firm

  • Expand auditing to include VPF integrators on a global scale

  • Communicate status of audits, negotiations and strategy to upper management

  • Oversee Senior Auditors

  • Interacts with finance team with regard to settlement forecasts and payment schedules

  • Interacts with marketing team on marketing consideration as part of settlements

  • Key audit liaison with in-house legal team and external auditors

  • As needed, collaborate with WDSMP Sales and A/R department to create settlement scales and assist in film rental applications.

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