Job ID 2019-7543
Sony Music Entertainment is a global recorded music company with a roster of current artists that includes a broad array of both local artists and international superstars, as well as a vast catalog that comprises some of the most important recordings in history. Sony Music Entertainment is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America.
Sony Music is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of age, disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
The role of the junior analyst is to perform analysis and administrative duties in support of the Audit Department's objectives.
Prepare responses/documents with respect to auditor fieldwork information requests.
Participate in various research projects related to audits and litigation.
Validate auditors excel-based claim schedules.
Assist management in the quarterly financial processes as needed.
Assist with special projects on an as-needed basis.
The candidate must be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook. Advanced data management Excel skills (including v-lookup, formulas) required.
Demonstrate the ability to thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment and manage multiple projects/ tasks simultaneously.
Strong analytical skills with an eye for spotting anomalies.
Strong problem-solving skills and organizational skills with attention to detail.
Self-starter, with the ability to work independently and in teams.
Ability to meet deadlines quickly and accurately.
Track record demonstrating capability to multi-task and flexibility to adapt to changing priorities.
Must have a curious nature and strong ability to learn quickly and apply new concepts.
Strong written and verbal communication skills is required.
Bachelor's degree required in Accounting, Finance, or Music Business. MBA a plus.
1-2 years of related work experience, preferably in the audit or royalty accounting spaces.
Must have demonstrated background of working on complex spreadsheets and large datasets in Excel.
Access, SQL or other experience related to manipulating/slicing big data is a plus.
Hands on experience with SAP or other financial systems desired.