Financial Analyst

New York, NY

G/O Media connects with the young, diverse audiences that are shaping our future. Through fearless journalism, provoking comedy, and high-impact storytelling we elevate the stories and issues our readers and viewers are passionate about. G/O Media reaches 115MM unique visitors monthly and includes Gizmodo Media Group and The Onion Inc.

About the Role:

G/O Media is currently looking for a Financial Analyst to work within our Finance team. This person will assist with finance operations for the editorial teams. The Financial Analyst will act as liaison between FP&A (including Accounting, Accounts Payables, etc.), and the editorial staff in all finance and editorial related matters, forecast the business, and manage the editorial payables process.

 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Build financial forecasts for the largest editorial division and other strategic departments within G/O Media
  • Work alongside edit leads to provide monthly actuals and pacing, as well as understanding the needs of individual sites
  • Overseeing the editorial freelance payment process, providing support for Accounts Payable
  • Prepare monthly consolidated reporting package including actuals, pacing, and metrics for finance and editorial stakeholders
  • Assist in monthly and quarterly close processes
  • Support development and preparation of ad hoc financial and business analytics in various areas of the company
  • Review and code all travel & entertainment reports for the editorial teams
  • Identify and drive process improvements through data analysis

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting
  • 1-2 years of relevant finance or accounting experience, preferably Retail or Media
  • Proficient in Excel, experience with financial systems a plus
  • Strong attention-to-detail and ability to maintain a high degree of accuracy
  • Demonstrates ability to build relationships and trust with management, vendors, and various stakeholders
  • Apply new concepts effectively in a fast-paced, challenging, dynamic and evolving environment
  • Ability to interact with senior management and skilled in presenting data
  • Must be flexible, agile, and highly responsive to the needs of the business

 


G/O Media is deeply committed to fostering a transparently inclusive workplace environment and people of color, women, people with disabilities, veterans and LGBTQ candidates are very strongly encouraged to apply. Our company-wide mission is to reach very diverse audiences and so, we are deeply committed to having teams and leaders that reflect this mission.

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