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Senior Financial Analyst Aviation


Los Angeles, CA, US, 90038

Los Angeles

Paramount Global (NASDAQ: PARA, PARAA) is a leading global media and entertainment company that creates premium content and experiences for audiences worldwide. Driven by iconic studios, networks and streaming services, Paramount's portfolio of consumer brands includes CBS, Showtime Networks, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, Paramount+, Pluto TV and Simon & Schuster, among others. Paramount delivers the largest share of the U.S. television audience and boasts one of the industry's most important and extensive libraries of TV and film titles. In addition to offering innovative streaming services and digital video products, the company provides powerful capabilities in production, distribution, and advertising solutions.



We are looking for a Senior Financial Analyst to join the team!

This position will be responsible for effective financial and strategic planning support and analysis of the division's business segments as well as special projects as called upon by management.


Responsibilities to include, but not limited to:

  • Prepare all journal entries related to Aviation; including accruals, internal usage billing, allocation of administrative costs
  • Prepare and park both monthly and quarterly overhead journal entries and accruals as required
  • Prepare monthly financial reports; providing detailed analysis of actual financial activity compared to the annual budget and latest estimate
  • Prepare the annual budget and quarterly estimates; including a detailed review and analysis of supporting financial documentation
  • Maintain the Aviation database which retains details from all flight logs by plane
  • Reconcile both Aviation and overhead balance sheet accounts
  • Prepare quarterly/annual requests for insurance, tax and audit (internal and external)
  • Perform various special projects in all areas as requested by management
  • Ability to work with other departments/divisions to acquire data for Planning
  • Work closely with our operations staff to ensure accurate Planning and Accounting for Aviation
  • Capital Acquisition/Disposal forms initial review


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance required
  • At least 3+ years accounting experience
  • Prior Cost Accounting experience preferred


Additional Qualifications:

  • Strong (and current) technical knowledge of US GAAP
  • Intermediate-Advanced skills in Excel
  • Proficiency in MS Access; including data entry and table maintenance
  • Knowledge of financial analysis, accounting procedures and reporting
  • Must be willing to work 10 – 12 hour days during monthly close period to meet deadlines
  • Customer service oriented
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills, and the soft personal skills needed to collect accurate information from a wide network of people in a timely manner
  • Must be detail oriented and possess strong analytical and organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a team oriented environment
  • Ability to handle several tasks simultaneously, prioritize workload efficiently and meet strict deadlines
  • Proven ability to perform detailed research and to provide solution driven results
  • Ability to work independently
  • Previous experience with Hyperion (Essbase/Smartview) and SAP preferred
  • Experience in Media and Entertainment Industry preferred


Eligibility requirements:

  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered
  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States


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


At Paramount, 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. Paramount 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.


If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 212.846.5500 or by sending an email to Only messages left for this purpose will be returned.


Paramount 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, Paramount requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees, subject to applicable law. Union employees are subject to the agreement reached between the Company and the applicable Union.

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles