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Financial Analyst

Date: Aug 9, 2019

Location: New York, NY, US

Company: Nielsen

Financial Analyst - 42943

Finance and Corporate Development - USA New York, New York 

 

 

The Financial Analyst is a member of the Digital Finance team.  This is a fast paced, high performing team that executes the overall financial planning and analysis of Digital clients and Digital products.  The Financial Analyst will be crucial to executing revenue closing, reporting, forecasting and planning, understanding client trends, and providing

management with key performance indicators.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Work closely with financial analyst and Billing Team to ensure revenue billing and posting are accurate and completed in time. 
  • Accrue for revenue that can’t be billed in time for valid reasons, and reclass incorrect coding to ensure accuracy of book.
  • Raise and approve intercompany transfer of revenue to make sure revenue goes to right entities.
  • Prepare digital clients and digital products revenue reports for Finance team and Commercial team analysis.
  • Own forecasting and planning of Social Guide product, one of the Digital products. Prepare global profit and loss report for product,and closely support Social Guide commercial team and President of the product.
  • Partner with various groups including Sales, Operations, Contracts, Finance to report

out findings, trends and identify solutions for potential issues, and improve process.

 

Qualifications

 

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 0-2 years’ experience in Accounting or Finance (preferably Accounting)
  • Must have a strong work ethic, self-motivated work style and a good attention to detail and enjoy a dynamic environment with new challenges and changing work priorities
  • Individual contributor and team player with great communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational skills, close attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines
  • Proficiency in Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Google, ability to learn SAP Financial system and Salesforce required (previous experience is a plus)

ABOUT NIELSEN

We’re in tune with what the world is watching, buying, and everything in between. If you can think of it, we’re measuring it. We sift through the small stuff and piece together big pictures to provide a comprehensive understanding of what’s happening now and what’s coming next for our clients. Today’s data is tomorrow’s marketplace revelation.

We like to be in the middle of the action. That’s why you can find us at work in over 100 countries. From global industry leaders to small businesses, consumer goods to media companies, we work with them all. We’re bringing in data 24/7 and the possibilities are endless. See what’s next with us at Nielsen: careers.nielsen.com

 

Nielsen is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

Job Type: Regular 

Primary Location:  New York,New York 

Secondary Locations: , , , 

Travel:  Yes, 5% of the Time 

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