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Manager, Finance Overhead- Paramount Pictures


Los Angeles, CA, US, 90038

Los Angeles

Founded in 1912, Paramount Pictures works with the entertainment industry’s biggest filmmakers and brightest stars to produce and distribute entertainment around the world. The iconic Paramount logo has opened some of the most successful and beloved films in cinematic history, including timeless classics such as Sunset Boulevard, The Godfather, Forrest Gump and Ferris Bueller’s Day Off; and blockbuster franchises such as Star Trek, Transformers, and Mission: Impossible. Recent innovative break-out films such as A Quiet Place and Rocketman have further elevated  Paramount’s film legacy. On the small screen, Paramount Television Studios’ Defending Jacob, 13 Reasons Why, The Haunting of Bly Manor, The Alienist: Angel of Darkness, Made for Love and Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan have also been thrilling audiences. With a beautiful 65-acre lot in the heart of Hollywood, a worldwide network of offices and a culture of engagement, Paramount’s passionate employees ensure the studio continues to deliver creativity and innovation to a dynamic industry. Paramount is a subsidiary of ViacomCBS, which reaches 700 million global subscribers through MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, BET and other media networks.



This position is responsible for leading the monthly SG&A forecasting and accounting close process, leading all aspects of the budget process for all assigned departments, as well as special projects as called upon by management.


  • Accountable and responsible for numerous assigned departments in crafting and analyzing overhead forecasts, actuals and plans
  • Consolidates and analyzes overhead forecasts, monthly estimates, and budgets
  • Provides variance analysis on actual overhead expenditures
  • Supports the monthly accounting close process for assigned departments
  • Responsible for external reports to key partners, including headcount reports
  • Review and approval of invoices
  • Supervises Overhead Hyperion and OHRS systems

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree required, focus in Accounting, Finance or related areas preferred. 
  • Minimum 7 years experience in forecasting, accounting and analysis


Additional Qualifications


  • Microsoft Office Suite; Excel and Powerpoint
  • Hyperion and SAP experience is a plus
  • Ability to thrive in a deadline driven environment
  • Be self-motivated, highly organized and adaptable
  • Ability to multi-task on a variety of projects
  • Meticulous with the ability to see the big picture


ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet. 


At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status. 


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ViacomCBS believes in creating environments that allow our primary focus to remain on providing entertainment, education and information to our millions of viewers around the world. As part of this commitment to health and safety, ViacomCBS requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees, subject to applicable law. Union employees are subject to what is outlined in their applicable collective bargaining agreement.

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles