The Walt Disney Company Contract Reporting Analyst in Glendale, California

At Disney, we‘re storytellers. We make the impossible, possible. We do this through utilizing and developing cutting-edge technology and pushing the envelope to bring stories to life through our movies, products, interactive games, parks and resorts, and media networks. Now is your chance to join our talented team that delivers unparalleled creative content to audiences around the world.

Enterprise Controllership is dedicated to providing high quality information and services to our business partners. We support their decision making process while earning their confidence and respect by efficiently reporting and maintaining accurate and timely financial data. We promote innovation and growth by developing our employees and maximizing technology.

Within Enterprise Controllership, the Participations Contract Reporting department is responsible for providing specialized reporting and analysis pursuant to The Walt Disney Company’s contractual reporting obligations to our talent for all business units across the Enterprise. This position is responsible for providing specialized reporting and analysis pursuant to business transactions negotiated between talent and various businesses across The Walt Disney Company. This position also prepares and analyzes accounting statements for, artists (e.g. actors, writers, producers, or publishers), rights holders and/or certain investors and analyzes and deciphers account data to accurately prepare statements in connection with the company’s third party reporting obligations.

Responsibilities :

  • Provide talent reporting by analyzing deal terms as outlined in negotiated agreements.

  • Manage and support the integrity and development of third party reporting through front of house system queries and reconciliations to the general ledger (SAP).

  • Reconciliation of payments to the general ledger and Ultimate projections by title.

  • System testing and implementation of new process improvements.

  • Provide support and assist with ad hoc requests/special projects for team objectives

Basic Qualifications :

  • Minimum 0 - 2 years relevant accounting experience

  • Internship experience preferred

  • Basic understanding of contract reporting processes

  • Solves basic to moderately complex problems; takes a new perspective on existing solutions; exercises judgment based on the analysis of multiple sources of information

  • Strong research/analytical skills and the ability to adapt quickly in a fast paced environment

  • May maintain communications with both internal and external contacts

  • Able to work in a flexible team environment and handle multiple assignments simultaneously

Required Education :

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration preferred

Company Overview :

At Corporate, you’ll team with the best in the business to build one of the most innovative global businesses in any industry. Uniquely positioned at the center of an exciting, multi-faceted Company, the forward-thinkers at Disney Corporate constantly pursue new ideas and technologies to help the Company’s many businesses drive value, all the while gaining something valuable from the experience themselves. Come see the most interesting Company from the most interesting point of view.

Additional Information :

This position is a legal entity of The Walt Disney Company, an equal opportunity employer.

Job ID: 456811BR

Location: Glendale,California

Job Posting Company: The Walt Disney Company (Corporate)