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Wellington - New Zealand
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Production Analyst

Description

Description

The Production Analyst is responsible for forecasting and monitoring financials for all projects to help ensure that all shows are delivered on time and budget. The successful applicant will have a good understanding of production forecasting and financial analysis methods, and will work closely with the Executive Producer, FX Producers and other production crew.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Initially, the role will be focused on establishing financial systems and processes to ensure delivery of robust forecasts and reliable tracking of financial performance against budget.
  • Delivery of financial analysis and reporting that provides insight into performance against budget
  • The preparation of financial forecasts, including risk assessments and show spend scenarios.

Essential Skills

  • Experience in establishing financial systems and processes
  • Proven financial analyst experience including cost analysis, forecasting, and financial modelling
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to collect, integrate, and analyse large amounts of data into meaningful information that informs management decision making
  • The good judgement and interpersonal skill to be able to use financial information to successfully influence key stakeholders
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • BCom Finance or similar
  • Expert in Excel
  • Proven background in effectively dealing with multiple stakeholders

Desirable skills

  • VFX, film, or television industry experience, preferably in an accounting or financial analysis capacity
  • Scenario modelling
  • BS in Mathematics, Economics, or Computer Science
  • Focused on continuing improvements to the organization

If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you!

Please apply for consideration at https://careers.wetafx.co.nz/jobs/763?a=creativeheads