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Senior Financial Analyst

Company: Bertelsmann
Location: New York
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

The US Corporate Finance team of Penguin Random House is seeking an analytic, detail-oriented, self-starter to join our team as a Senior Financial Analyst. Reporting into the Director, Financial Analysis, this role will act as the point-person for reporting, analysis, and data insight for the Corporate Finance team. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced, analytic, and motivated person who is looking to grow and have an impact on the company's performance.

Key responsibilities for this role include:

* Investigate complex drivers around revenue and cost impacting the company's performance and identify trends to help grow revenue/create efficiencies
* Liaising with Director of Financial Analysis, CFO, US CEO and President and Director of Strategic Development on ad-hoc projects
* Master PRH's financial, product, and sales data and related systems
* Expand on the Corporate Finance team's suite of reports to develop greater insight into key drivers of the business
* Own the PowerBI Finance application; keep application running and accurate, develop new dashboards and continue to modify existing dashboards
* Establish best practices in reporting across the Corporate Finance team

The ideal candidate will meet the following requirements:

* Minimum of 4 years of related financial experience with book publishing experience strongly preferred
* Strong financial and analytical skills with a foundational understanding of the full P&L statement
* Strong PC skills, including expert-level MS Excel and proficiency in MS PowerPoint and Word
* Foundational understanding of databases and how data is structured
* Working knowledge of SAP, Business Objects, Anaplan, SQL, and/or Power BI preferred
* Excellent organizational skills, with an ability to multi-task and prioritize
* Excellent written and oral communication skills with strong attention to detail
* Ability to take initiative and to work both independently and as part of a team

Please apply using our online application process, and please include your rsum and cover letter with salary requirements. Full-time employees are eligible for our comprehensive benefits program.

Full-time employees are eligible for our comprehensive benefits program. Our range of benefits include, but are not limited to, Medical/Prescription drug insurance, Dental, Vision, Health Care/Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account, Health Savings Account, Pre-Tax and Roth 401(k), Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance, Life/AD&D Insurance, Commuter Benefits, Student Loan Repayment Program, Educational Assistance & generous paid time off.

Penguin Random House is the leading adult and children's publishing house in North America, the United Kingdom and many other regions around the world. In publishing the best books in every genre and subject for all ages, we are committed to quality, excellence in execution, and innovation throughout the entire publishing process: editorial, design, marketing, publicity, sales, production, and distribution. Our vibrant and diverse international community of nearly 250 publishing brands and imprints include Ballantine Bantam Dell, Berkley, Clarkson Potter, Crown, DK, Doubleday, Dutton, Grosset & Dunlap, Little Golden Books, Knopf, Modern Library, Pantheon, Penguin Books, Penguin Press, Penguin Random House Audio, Penguin Young Readers, Portfolio, Puffin, Putnam, Random House, Random House Children's Books, Riverhead, Ten Speed Press, Viking, and Vintage, among others. More information can be found at

Penguin Random House values the array of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.

Company: Penguin Random House LLC

Country: United States of America

State/Region: New York

City: New York

Postal Code: 10019

Job ID: 212603

Date: Apr 1, 2022


New York, NY, US, 10019

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan

Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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Keywords: Bertelsmann, New York , Senior Financial Analyst, Accounting, Auditing , New York, New York

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